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Anemia for November/December 2018
Sickle cell pain: Opioids appear safe for inpatients, Akinboro OA et al. ASH 2018, Abstract 315
Gene therapy reverses sickle cell phenotype in small study, Esrick EB et al. ASH 2018, Abstract 1023
Sickle cell: Daily hydroxyurea safe in African children, Tshilolo L et al. ASH 2018, Abstract 3
Systematic review examines sickle cell trait complications, Naik RP et al. Ann Intern Med. 2018 Oct 30. doi:10.7326/M18-1161
Anemia for September/October 2018
Post hoc analysis of SUSTAIN shows efficacy of crizanlizumab, Kutlar A et al. Am J Hematol. 2018 Oct 8. doi: 10.1002/ajh.25308
Integrated programs ease sickle cell pain, hospitalizations, Annual meeting of the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research
Anemia for July/August 2018
Fewer sickle cell crises with L-glutamine use, Niihara Y et al. N Engl J Med. 2018 Jul 19;379(3):226-35.
Observational study shows hydroxyurea well tolerated in sickle cell disease, Dauvergne B et al. FSCDR 2018, presentation JSCDH-D-18-00052
Hydroxyurea tolerated well in sickle cell patients, Dauvergne B et al. FSCDR 2018 (annual meeting of the Foundation for Sickle Cell Disease Research), presentation JSCDH-D-18-00052.