Medical News / From ASH Meeting 2020, Cognitive, Emotional Measures Linked to Sickle Cell Healthcare Utilization

Cognitive and emotional functions in pediatric patients should not be overlooked when assessing potential for sickle cell disease self-management practices and healthcare utilization. A study, presented at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 2020 Annual Meeting, specifically investigated the extent to which these functions contribute to rates of pain-related visits to the hospital or emergency department. Source: MDMag. To view the third party content, kindly click on the link below or read more. You will then leave this site and enter a third party site.

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