Sickle Cell Disease - Stroke Prevention in Nigeria Trial "SPIN"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A



  • Lanzkron S, Strouse JJ, Wilson R, Beach MC, Haywood C, Park H, Witkop C, Bass EB, Segal JB. Systematic review: Hydroxyurea for the treatment of adults with sickle cell disease. Ann Intern Med. 2008 Jun 17;148(12):939-55. Epub 2008 May 5. Review. Pubmed ID:18458272
  • Mung'ala-Odera V, Meehan R, Njuguna P, Mturi N, Alcock K, Carter JA, Newton CR. Validity and reliability of the 'Ten Questions' questionnaire for detecting moderate to severe neurological impairment in children aged 6-9 years in rural Kenya. Neuroepidemiology. 2004 Jan-Apr;23(1-2):67-72. Pubmed ID:14739570
  • Mung'ala-Odera V, Newton CR. Identifying children with neurological impairment and disability in resource-poor countries. Child Care Health Dev. 2007 May;33(3):249-56. Review. Pubmed ID:17439437
  • Wang WC, Ware RE, Miller ST, Iyer RV, Casella JF, Minniti CP, Rana S, Thornburg CD, Rogers ZR, Kalpatthi RV, Barredo JC, Brown RC, Sarnaik SA, Howard TH, Wynn LW, Kutlar A, Armstrong FD, Files BA, Goldsmith JC, Waclawiw MA, Huang X, Thompson BW; BABY HUG investigators. Hydroxycarbamide in very young children with sickle-cell anaemia: a multicentre, randomised, controlled trial (BABY HUG). Lancet. 2011 May 14;377(9778):1663-72. Pubmed ID:21571150

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