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Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion for sickle cell disease in pregnancy

  1. Babasola O Okusanya1,*,
  2. Olufemi T Oladapo2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group

Published Online: 3 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 OCT 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010378.pub2


How to Cite

Okusanya BO, Oladapo OT. Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion for sickle cell disease in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD010378. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010378.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Experimental and Maternal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Lagos, Nigeria

  2. 2

    Obafemi Awolowo College of Health Sciences, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Maternal and Fetal Health Research Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria

*Babasola O Okusanya, Experimental and Maternal Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba, Lagos, Nigeria. babakusanya@yahoo.co.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 3 DEC 2013

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[Figure 1]
Figure 1. Study flow diagram.
[Analysis 1.1]
Analysis 1.1. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 1 Maternal death.
[Analysis 1.2]
Analysis 1.2. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 2 Severe maternal morbidity (pulmonary embolism).
[Analysis 1.3]
Analysis 1.3. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 3 Severe maternal morbidity (congestive cardiac failure).
[Analysis 1.4]
Analysis 1.4. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 4 Severe maternal morbidity (acute chest syndrome).
[Analysis 1.5]
Analysis 1.5. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 5 Perinatal death.
[Analysis 1.6]
Analysis 1.6. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 6 Sickle cell crisis (pain crisis).
[Analysis 1.7]
Analysis 1.7. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 7 Sickle cell crises (acute splenic sequestration).
[Analysis 1.8]
Analysis 1.8. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 8 Sickle cell crisis (haemolysis).
[Analysis 1.9]
Analysis 1.9. Comparison 1 Prophylactic versus selective blood transfusion, Outcome 9 Blood transfusion reaction.