Sickle Cell Disease

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11m
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Lecture Overview

Sickle cell disease is a genetic haematologic condition where the red blood cells form a sickle or crescent moon shape instead of a normal round disc shape. In this lecture, apheresis nurse Jessica Klass discusses the pathophysiology, potential complications and treatments of SCD.
Details
CPD11m of CPD
First Published06 December 2022
Updated06 December 2022
Expires
06 December 2024
Learning Tools
Topics
Clinical Assessment
Chronic Illness
Haematology