Medical News / Reporting from ASH Meeting 2020: mHealth App Improves Sickle Cell Disease Symptoms

A mobile health (mHealth) app may help children manage pain and symptoms related to sickle cell disease, according to findings presented at the 62nd Annual American Society of Hematology (ASH) Meeting and Exposition. Shannon Phillips, PhD, RN, College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina, and a team of investigators developed a mHealth self-management intervention for patients with pain related to their sickle cell disease. They included 60 dyads of children with sickle cell disease up to 18 years old and the parent/caregiver. 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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