Climate and painful crisis of sickle-cell disease in Jamaica.Br Med J 1976; 1 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.6001.66 (Published 10 January 1976) Cite this as: Br Med J 1976;1:66
- A M Redwood,
- E M Williams,
- P Desal,
- G R Serjeant
In a 10-year retrospective study a close correlation was found between low temperatures and hospital admissions for severe painful crises of sickle-cell disease.