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In this section you will find the list of Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) and other Clinical Decision Making Tools (CDMTs) compiled and classified on Quality Domains. Please go to Guidelines and other CDMTs Section to see the methodology followed.

*Please note that classification for CPGs and other CDMTs on Bleeding and Coagulation disorders and Lymphoid malignances on Quality Domains is ongoing. Documents will be searchable soon.

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Recommendations regarding splenectomy in hereditary hemolytic anemias

Subnetwork: Bone marrow failure, Red blood cell defects

Disease group/s: Alpha- thalassaemia disorders, Beta- thalassaemia disorders, Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia (CDA), Hereditary Elliptocytosis, Hereditary Spherocytosis, Hereditary Stomatocytosis, Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency, Red blood cell enzyme defects (Other than PKD), Sickle cell disorders

Scope and Purpose: 3. Treatment

Patients' involvement?: No

Rigour of development: A - Evidence and consensus based

Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28550188

Prevention and Diagnosis of Haemoglobinopathies: A Short Guide for Health Professionals and Laboratory Scientists

Subnetwork: Red blood cell defects

Disease group/s: Alpha- thalassaemia disorders, Beta- thalassaemia disorders

Scope and Purpose: 2. Diagnosis

Patients' involvement?: No

Rigour of development: B - Consensus based

Link: http://thalassaemia.org.cy/publications/tif-publications/prevention-and-diagnosis-of-haemoglobinopathies-a-short-guide-for-health-professionals-and-laboratory-scientists/

Comment:

Ed. 2016

Handbook for newborn laboratories: NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme

Subnetwork: Red blood cell defects

Disease group/s: Alpha- thalassaemia disorders, Beta- thalassaemia disorders, Sickle cell disorders

Scope and Purpose: 1. Prevention

Patients' involvement?: No

Rigour of development: B - Consensus based

Link: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/585126/NHS_SCT_Handbook_for_Newborn_Laboratories.pdf

Comment:

Antenatal Laboratory Handbook SCD Thal