- Survival estimates for patients with homozygous sickle-cell disease in Jamaica: a clinic-based population studyK J Wierenga
Sickle Cell Unit, Tropical Medicine Research Institute, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica
Lancet 357:680-3. 2001....
- Significance of fever in Jamaican patients with homozygous sickle cell diseaseK 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...
- Cerebrovascular complications and parvovirus infection in homozygous sickle cell diseaseK 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...