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Sickle Cell Disease

Management of Surgical Patients

Acute normovolemic hemodilution in sickle cell patient—a case report. (opens new window)

Abu Zeid HA, Al-Ghamdi A, Al Nafea AN.

Source‎: Middle East J Anaesthesiol 2009;20(3):465-8.

Indexed‎: PubMed 19950747 (opens new window)

Blood transfusion in patients with sickle cell disease requiring laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (opens new window)

Aziz AM, Meshikhes AW.

Source‎: JSLS 2011;15(4):480-5.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22643502

DOI‎: 10.4293/108680811X13176785203996 (opens new window)

Erythropoietin therapy for sickle cell anemia in Jehovah's Witnesses. (opens new window)

Brooks BJ Jr, Hanson DS, Cryer PA, Hubbard WJ, Hooper D.

Source‎: South Med J 1991;84(11):1416-7.

Indexed‎: PubMed 1948247 (opens new window)

Minor elective surgical procedures using general anesthesia in children with sickle cell anemia without pre-operative blood transfusion. (opens new window)

Fu T, Corrigan NJ, Quinn CT, Rogers ZR, Buchanan GR.

Source‎: Pediatr Blood Cancer 2005;45(1):43-7.

Indexed‎: PubMed 15880471

DOI‎: 10.1002/pbc.20283 (opens new window)

Hydroxycarbamide and erythropoietin in the preoperative management of children with sickle cell anaemia undergoing moderate risk surgery. (opens new window)

Furness CL, O'Driscoll S, Davenport M, Morrison G, Height SE, Dick MC, Rees DC.

Source‎: Br J Haematol 2009;144(3):453-4.

Indexed‎: PubMed 19036093

DOI‎: 10.1111/j.1365-2141.2008.07463.x (opens new window)

Impact of hydroxyurea on perioperative management and outcomes in children with sickle cell anemia. (opens new window)

Hayashi M, Calatroni A, Herzberg B, Ross AK, Rice HE, Thornburg C.

Source‎: J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2011;33(7):487-90.

Indexed‎: PubMed 21941139

DOI‎: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e318230b2f4 (opens new window)

A nontransfusional perioperative management regimen for patients with sickle cell disease undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy. (opens new window)

Leff DR, Kaura T, Agarwal T, Davies SC, Howard J, Chang AC.

Source‎: Surg Endosc 2007;21(7):1117-21.

Indexed‎: PubMed 17180280

DOI‎: 10.1007/s00464-006-9054-2 (opens new window)

Tourniquet use during total knee replacement in a Jehovah's Witness with sickle cell trait: a case report. (opens new window)

Siddiqui FM, Slater RM, Razzaq I, Atkinson M, Ryan K.

Source‎: Eur J Anaesthesiol 2010;27(6):581-2.

Indexed‎: PubMed 20299991

DOI‎: 10.1097/EJA.0b013e328334f16e (opens new window)