Intervention Review

Blood transfusions for treating acute chest syndrome in people with sickle cell disease

  1. Dunia Alhashimi1,*,
  2. Zbys Fedorowicz2,
  3. Fatima Alhashimi3,
  4. Saeed Dastgiri4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Cystic Fibrosis and Genetic Disorders Group

Published Online: 20 JAN 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 7 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007843.pub2

How to Cite

Alhashimi D, Fedorowicz Z, Alhashimi F, Dastgiri S. Blood transfusions for treating acute chest syndrome in people with sickle cell disease. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD007843. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007843.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Salmaniya Medical Complex, Paediatrics, Manama, Bahrain

  2. 2

    Ministry of Health, Bahrain, UKCC (Bahrain Branch), Awali, Bahrain

  3. 3

    Salmaniyah Medical Centre. Ministry of Health, Manama, Bahrain

  4. 4

    School of Medicine, Department of Community & Family Medicine, Tabriz, Iran

*Dunia Alhashimi, Paediatrics, Salmaniya Medical Complex, Box 12, Manama, Bahrain.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 JAN 2010


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