D R Powars

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome in hemoglobin SC disease: a four-decade observational study of clinical, hematologic, and genetic factors
    Darleen R Powars
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Am J Hematol 70:206-15. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of sickle cell anemia: a 4-decade observational study of 1056 patients
    Darleen R Powars
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, CA 90033, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:363-76. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Overt and incomplete (silent) cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia: diagnosis and management
    Wing Yen Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 19:839-55, vi. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Overt and incomplete (silent) cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia: diagnosis and management
    Wing Yen Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 17:269-80. 2007

Collaborators

  • Wing Yen Wong

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome in hemoglobin SC disease: a four-decade observational study of clinical, hematologic, and genetic factors
    Darleen R Powars
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Am J Hematol 70:206-15. 2002
    ..34 years; P= 0.055), and lower risk of osteonecrosis (log-rank test, P= 0.024). Our findings suggest that Hb SC subjects who have not inherited alpha-thalassemia-2 might benefit from erythrocyte rehydration therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome of sickle cell anemia: a 4-decade observational study of 1056 patients
    Darleen R Powars
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology, CA 90033, USA
    Medicine (Baltimore) 84:363-76. 2005
    ..The current study underscores the need for preventive therapy to ameliorate the progression of the sickle vasculopathy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Overt and incomplete (silent) cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia: diagnosis and management
    Wing Yen Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Hematol Oncol Clin North Am 19:839-55, vi. 2005
    ..The recognition of an emerging "second peak" incidence in the third decade of life is worrisome and warrants more intense scrutiny and diagnosis of subtle findings of stroke in this young adult population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Overt and incomplete (silent) cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia: diagnosis and management
    Wing Yen Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 17:269-80. 2007
    ..The type of stroke, ischemic or hemorrhagic, is age specific with distinct differences in outcomes. Cerebral infarction with or without clinical stroke begins during early childhood and rarely causes death immediately...