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Iron Chelation Therapy (ICT) - Factors Affecting Adherence

Purpose:

To identify a patient on iron chelation therapy (ICT) who may be noncompliant.

Specialty:

Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

risk factors, compliance/adherence

ICD-10:

D56.1

Description:

Iron Chelation Therapy (ICT) can be effective in preventing complications of iron overload associated with blood transfusion. A patient who is noncompliant may be at risk for serious complications and decreased survival.

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