Author Archives: Inês Martins PhD

Brain Scans Key to Detecting Strokes in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle cell anemia, although best characterized by chronic anemia, pain, and vascular  occlusion, is also associated with strokes and cognitive problems in children, and magnetic resonance imaging is key to proper monitoring and managing of the disease, researchers in China reported. Researchers at the Xuzhou Children’s Hospital highlighted the neurological complications of…