Which Febrile Children With Sickle Cell Disease Need a Chest X-Ray?


OBJECTIVE Controversy exists regarding which febrile children with sickle cell disease (SCD) should receive a chest x-ray (CXR). Our goal is to provide data informing the decision of which febrile children with SCD presenting to the emergency department (ED) require a CXR to evaluate for acute chest syndrome (ACS). METHODS Retrospective chart review of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/acem.13048


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