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Training and Continuing Education Online (TCEO)

Reducing Complications of Therapeutic Blood Transfusion in Sickle Cell Disease: Introduction (Web on Demand)

Course Summary

Course:  WD2833
CE Expiration:  08/25/2019, 11:59 PM ( ET )
Available CE:  CME, CNE
Topics Covered: This activity presents background material on sickle cell disease (SCD), major and minor blood groups, and transfusion. It covers indications for transfusion in SCD, provides background for understanding the most concerning complications of transfusion in SCD, and highlights the most recent recommendations and guidelines.

The activity is an introduction to recommended transfusion practices for individuals with hemoglobin disorders.
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Target Audience

Designed for clinicians who provide treatment to sickle cell disease patients, including DOs, MDs, NPs and PAs


Computer with monitor, audio output and Internet connection

Continuing Education Accreditation Statements
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians (CME):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention designates this Enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

Continuing Nursing Education for Nurses (CNE):

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity provides 0.3 contact hours.

TCEO does not provide CPE certificates. As a Pharmacist, you must log into the CPE monitor 8 weeks after the activity to obtain CE credit.