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The Use of Chronic Erythrocytapheresis for Iron Overload Management in SCD

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Become familiar with chronic transfusion protocols for sickle cell disease (SCD)
  • Understand why iron overload is a consequence of simple transfusion therapy without chelation that can be managed with erythrocytapheresis
  • Review iron overload mitigation strategies
  • Gain new insight into best practices in chronic transfusion therapies

Duration: 40-minute recorded presentation, including a 20-minute Q&A


About The Presenter:
Ross M. Fasano, MD

Pediatric Hematologist and Director of Apheresis,
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta;
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine