K J Wierenga

Summary

Affiliation: University of the West Indies
Country: Jamaica

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Survival estimates for patients with homozygous sickle-cell disease in Jamaica: a clinic-based population study
    K J Wierenga
    Sickle Cell Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    Lancet 357:680-3. 2001
  2. pmc Significance of fever in Jamaican patients with homozygous sickle cell disease
    K J Wierenga
    Sickle Cell Unit, formerly MRC Laboratories Jamaica, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies
    Arch Dis Child 84:156-9. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular complications and parvovirus infection in homozygous sickle cell disease
    K J Wierenga
    Medical Research Council Laboratories, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Pediatr 139:438-42. 2001

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Survival estimates for patients with homozygous sickle-cell disease in Jamaica: a clinic-based population study
    K J Wierenga
    Sickle Cell Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
    Lancet 357:680-3. 2001
    ....
  2. pmc Significance of fever in Jamaican patients with homozygous sickle cell disease
    K J Wierenga
    Sickle Cell Unit, formerly MRC Laboratories Jamaica, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies
    Arch Dis Child 84:156-9. 2001
    ..To investigate the cause and outcome of high fever in Jamaican children with homozygous sickle cell disease...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular complications and parvovirus infection in homozygous sickle cell disease
    K J Wierenga
    Medical Research Council Laboratories, University of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica
    J Pediatr 139:438-42. 2001
    ..The crude risk of cerebrovascular episodes in the 5-week interval after B19 infection was calculated as 58 times greater than expected, which is suggestive of a causal association...