|Fenella Kirkham, Dr|
2 United Kingdom sites
4 to 16 Years
1. Age >4 years.
2. Informed consent with assent in accordance with UK ethical committee(COREC) system
must be signed by the patient’s parent or legally authorized guardian acknowledging
written consent to join the study. When suitable, patients will be requested to give
their assent to join the study.
3. Haemoglobin SS (homozygous sickle cell anaemia) diagnosed by standard techniques.
Participating institutions must submit documentation of the diagnostic haemoglobin