Paediatric Guidelines

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Guidelines available for download on this website are for information purposes only and are not intended to inform any individual clinical decisions. STSTN and its members do not accept any responsibility for outcome of clinical decisions made as a result of reading these guidelines.  All guidelines have been peer-reviewed and agreed to be published by the relevant lead consultants in the network.

The following guidelines relate to Paediatrics with sickle cell disease and thalassaemia:

Hydroxyurea (Hydroxycarbamide) – Guidelines*NEW 2018/19*

Guideline for the Management of Acute Chest Sydrome in Children with Sickle Cell Disease*NEW* 2019

Guideline Acute Stroke*NEW* 2019

http://ukts.org/standards/ Thalassaemia Standards *NEW* 2018/19

Guidelines on the Management of a Child with Sickle Cell Disease and low Haemoglobin

Immunisations in the Paediatric Sickle Cell Disease Clinic at King’s College Hospital

Management of Children with Priapism and Sickle Cell Disease Joint Paediatric and Urology Clinical Guidelines

Management of Children with Transfusion Dependent Thalassaemia and Non-febrile Acute Illness

Monitoring and Annual Review of Children Receiving Regular Blood Transfusions

Testing for and Diagnosis of Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassaemia in Children

The Investigation and Management of Acutely Increased Jaundice in Children with Sickle Cell Disease

The Management of Acute Abdominal Pain in Children with Sickle Cell Disease

The Management of Acute Chest Syndrome in Children with Sickle Cell Disease

Treatment of Fever and Infection in Children with Transfusion Dependent Thalassaemia