Screening for sickle cell disease and thalassaemia saving lives

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: (Published 12 August 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:384

We inadvertently overstated by a factor of 10 the estimated number of people in England with sickle cell disorder in this news article by Zosia Kmietowicz (10 July, p 69). The correct estimation is 12 500.


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