Sickle cell disease and perioperative considerations: review and retrospective report.

@article{Stanley2013SickleCD,
  title={Sickle cell disease and perioperative considerations: review and retrospective report.},
  author={Adam C Stanley and James M Christian},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={2013},
  volume={71 6},
  pages={1027-33}
}
PURPOSE To review the current literature on sickle cell disease (SCD) and patient management in the perioperative setting and to retrospectively evaluate the treatment and complications of oral and maxillofacial surgical patients with SCD treated in the Regional Medical Center at Memphis. MATERIALS AND METHODS A literature review was performed, with the… CONTINUE READING