Pain Assessment and Pain Management in Sickle Cell Disease: A Guidebook for Patients and Their Families (Copyright © Sickle Cell Information Center)
Publication Year: 2007
This booklet is a review of pain prevention, home treatment, emergency treatment, and in-patient treatment for sickle cell anemia. The more you know about the causes, treatment, and prevention of pain, the better the chances of an early recovery from a sickle cell crisis. There are different types and different causes of pain. You should work with your health care provider to come up with a pain management plan.
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