Intended for healthcare professionals (HCPs), this module summarises the pathophysiology of SCD, detailing complications of the disease and the impact it has on patients lives


  • SCD and associated morbidity and mortality
  • Recognising and diagnosing SCD
  • Pathophysiology of vaso-occlusive crises (VOCs)
  • Complications and risks of SCD


Abbreviations: HCPs, healthcare professionals; SCD, sickle cell disease; VOCs, vaso-occlusive crises.


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