Acute Chest Syndrome (Sickle Cell Disease)

The newest edition of the Skeptics’ Guide to Emergency Medicine “Hot Off The Press” covers this article on sickle cell acute chest syndrome: 

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/acem.13048/abstract

The Hot Off The Press series allows you to comment and ask questions of the authors of the paper. The best comments will be included in the summary that accompanies the paper in Academic Emergency Medicine. Before we get to the paper, let’s do a quick review. Continue reading “Acute Chest Syndrome (Sickle Cell Disease)”