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Predictors of musculoskeletal manifestations in paediatric patients presenting with sickle cell disease at a tertiary teaching hospital in Lusaka, Zambia

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Aims Sickle cell disease (SCD) is an autosomal recessive inherited condition that presents with a number of clinical manifestations that include musculoskeletal manifestations (MM). MM may present differently in different individuals and settings and the predictors are not well known. Herein, we aimed at determining the predictors of MM in patients with SCD at the University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia.

Methods An unmatched case-control study...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1302/2046-3758.16.bjo-2020-0013.r1

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Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8794-3789
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Publisher:
British Editorial Society of Bone and Joint Surgery Publisher's website
Journal:
Bone and Joint Open Journal website
Volume:
1
Issue:
6
Pages:
175-181
Publication date:
2020-06-02
Acceptance date:
2020-05-11
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EISSN:
2633-1462
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1111532
Local pid:
pubs:1111532
Deposit date:
2020-06-11

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