Hematology

Sickle Cell   

Questions discussed in this category



Has your medical practice taken any steps either in community outreach or within the clinic to show support for this medically vulnerable population, ...

What is the lowest level you have seen with uncomplicated or complicated crises?

Hydroxyurea is demonstrated to reduce complications and improve long-term outcomes in severe genotypes HbSS and sickle beta0 thalassemia. What clinica...

While L-glutamine has minimal side effects and would likely be added after hydrea, how do you decide between the use of voxelotor and crizanlizumab?

What are your target goals during transfusion, either prophylactically or during acute complication? Does your management change between vaginal deliv...


Papers discussed in this category


Blood, 2015-05-28

Blood Adv, 2020 Jan 28

Blood, 2015 Aug 24

The New England journal of medicine, 2017-02-02

Blood, 2009 Nov 10

N Engl J Med,

Am J Prev Med,

J Natl Med Assoc,

J Adv Nurs, 2015 Sep 09

Transfus Med Rev,