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Easing the Toll of Sickle Cell Disease in Childbirth

New York Times - Jan 2, 2017
Creating hospital teams devoted to treating pregnant women who have sickle cell disease reduced death rates for those women by almost 90 percent, a study at a major hospital in Ghana showed. Sickle cell disease is common in West Africa, and among ...

Local mom aims to educate 1 million about Sickle Cell

WRIC - Jan 9, 2017
HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Dionne Bobo is on a mission. This year she is working to educate one million people about Sickle Cell Disease, as part of her campaign 'Living with Sickle Cell RVA.' Bobo has watched two of her five children, ages four ...

Chicago doctors use stem cells to cure sickle cell disease

WLS-TV - Dec 12, 2016
Doctors at UI Health in Chicago are using stem cells transplanted from siblings of patients to cure their sickle cell disease. (WLS). WLS. By Terrell Brown and Christine Tressel. Monday, December 12, 2016. CHICAGO (WLS) --. Sickle cell disease can ...

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Sickle Cell Disease: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management by Vipul Mankad


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Sickle Cell Disease in Clinical Practice

by: Jo Howard, Paul Telfer
Sickle Cell Disease is the most common genetic disease world wide and in the UK. It has marked geographical variation in its distribution in the UK, with a concentration in London and other major conurbations (Birmingham and Manchester). In these areas, specialist centres have become established offering expert, up to date care for both inpatients and out patients with Sickle Cell Disease. Although patient numbers are increasing outside these areas, the expertise of health professionals can be patchy.
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I Only Cry At Night: living with Sickle Cell Disease

by: P.Allen Jones
I Only Cry at Night, living with Sickle Cell Disease. A personal story about overcoming many obstacles including sickle cell disease.
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Uncertain Suffering: Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease

by: Carolyn Rouse
On average, black Americans are sicker and die earlier than white Americans. Uncertain Suffering provides a richly nuanced examination of what this fact means for health care in the United States through the lens of sickle cell anemia, a disease that primarily affects blacks. In a wide ranging analysis that moves from individual patient cases to the compassionate yet distanced professionalism of health care specialists to the level of national policy, Carolyn Moxley Rouse uncovers the cultural assumptions that shape the quality and delivery of care for sickle cell patients.
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Evidence-based Management of Sickle Cell Disease

by: M.D., M.Sc., M.S.P.H., Barbara P Yawn, M.D., George R Buchanan, M.D., M.P.H., Araba N Afenyi-Annan, M.D., Samir K Ballas, M.D., Kathryn L Hassell, M.D., M.P.H., Andra H James, M.D., M.P.H., Lanetta Jordan, M.D., M.P.H., Sophie M Lanzkron, M.D., Richard Lottenberg, M.D., Ph.D., William J Savage, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.E.N., F.A.A.N, Paula J Tanabe, M.D., Ph.D., Russell E Ware, M.D., M.P.H., M Hassan Murad, M.D., F.A.C.P., Jonathan Goldsmith, M.D., M.P.H., Eduardo Ortiz, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.,, Robinson Fulwood, Ann Horton, M.D., M.P.H., Joylene John-Sowah
Sickle cell disease can be severe and disabling. When properly treated, patients live longer and with better quality life. This is a US government publication intended to provide evidence-based guidelines for the care of these patients for the use of all concerned providers as well as patients and family members. This book is available in print here for convenience.
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