Sept is Sickle Cell Awareness Month!

What types of clinical studies are being conducted?

Answer the questions below, and follow the steps,

to find the type of clinical study that might be of interest to you.

Step 1
Visit clinicaltrials.gov

Step 2
Enter Search Terms: sickle cell crisis

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Visit clinicaltrials.gov

Step 2
Enter Search Terms: sickle cell pediatric OR sickle cell adolescent

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Visit clinicaltrials.gov

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Enter Search Terms: sickle cell kidney

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Visit clinicaltrials.gov

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Enter Search Terms: sickle cell family planning

Want to see a full list of studies around the country?

Talk to your doctor.
It's easy!

Take our “Ask Your Doctor” sheet to your physician to start a conversation about clinical studies. There are 5 questions that will help you learn more about studies in your area.

Want more information about clinical studies?

ClinicalTrials.gov is a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world. Explore 259,383 research studies in all 50 states and in 201 countries.

ClinicalTrials.gov is a resource provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

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CDC laboratories routinely work with some of the most deadly germs in the world – identifying health threats and conducting vital public health research. CDC constantly develops and reviews extensive laboratory guidelines and procedures to protect both the public and laboratory workers.