Sickle Cell Disease (Pediatrics)
Management of Vaso-Occlusive Crisis and Acute Chest Syndrome
Source: Ann Emerg Med 2012;59(6):515-6.
Indexed: PubMed 22221839
Multi-modal intervention and prospective implementation of standardized sickle cell pain admission orders reduces 30-day readmission rate. (opens new window)
Source: Pediatr Blood Cancer 2009;53(3):401-5.
Indexed: PubMed 19422031
Reduction of painful vaso-occlusive crisis of sickle cell anaemia by tinzaparin in a double-blind randomized trial. (opens new window)
Source: Thromb Haemost 2007;98(2):392-6.
Indexed: PubMed 17721622
Hydration Therapy (Fluid Management)
Fluid replacement therapy for acute episodes of pain in people with sickle cell disease. (opens new window)
Source: Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012;(6):CD005406.
Indexed: PubMed 22696351
Guidelines for the management of the acute painful crisis in sickle cell disease. (opens new window)
Source: Br J Haematol 2003;120(5):744-52.
Indexed: PubMed 12614204
Antibiotic and Respiratory Therapy
The use of incentive spirometry in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease to reduce the incidence of acute chest syndrome. (opens new window)
Source: J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2011;33(6):415-20.
Indexed: PubMed 21792036
Safety of purified poloxamer 188 in sickle cell disease: phase I study of a non-ionic surfactant in the management of acute chest syndrome. (opens new window)
Source: Hemoglobin 2004;28(2):85-102.
Indexed: PubMed 15182051
Beneficial effect of intravenous dexamethasone in children with mild to moderately severe acute chest syndrome complicating sickle cell disease. (opens new window)
Source: Blood 1998;92(9):3082-9.
Indexed: PubMed 9787142
A short course of prednisone in the management of acute chest syndrome of sickle cell disease. (opens new window)
Source: J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2010;32(3):e91-4.
Indexed: PubMed 20216237
A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of arginine therapy for the treatment of children with sickle cell disease hospitalized with vaso-occlusive pain episodes. (opens new window)
Source: Haematologica 2013;98(9):1375-82.
Indexed: PubMed 23645695
Preliminary assessment of inhaled nitric oxide for acute vaso-occlusive crisis in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease. (opens new window)
Source: JAMA 2003;289(9):1136-42.
Indexed: PubMed 12622584
Source: J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2002;24(4):279-83.
Indexed: PubMed 11972096