Pattern of Lung Function Is Not Associated with Prior or Future Morbidity in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia.


RATIONALE Patient factors associated with development of abnormal lung function in children with sickle cell anemia (SCA) have not been fully characterized. OBJECTIVES To characterize lung function abnormalities among children with SCA and to determine whether these steady-state lung function results were associated with morbidity before or after testing… (More)
DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201510-706OC