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Sicle Cell Disease Emergencies
Speaker: Clarissa Johnson, MD

Department: PediatricsRoom: ACB 220
Directly Provided: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Campus: Lubbock

TechLink: Odessa - Room#: 2C13, Amarillo - Room#: 4713

Tech-Linked in Lubbock to HealthPoint and Raider Clinic and in Midland to MCH Drs. Dining Room
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Upon the completion of this activity the participant should be able to:
  • Review definitions of splenic sequestration, aplastic crisis, acute chest syndrome
  • Review management of common sickle cell disease emergenices
  • Discuss some challenges in management of acute complications sickle cell disease patients
Accreditation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.