Integrating palliative care and emergency medicine for optimal management of sickle cell pain in the wake of the United States opioid epidemic

Andem Effiong, Prerna Kumari

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Having lost a sibling to sickle cell disease (SCD) related complications, and having heard multiple accounts from a friend with sickle cell about how much she suffers, and how her pain is poorly managed, there is certainly a need to share insights on this topic.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)274-276
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of palliative medicine
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2018
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Advanced and Specialised Nursing
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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