Performance of the Haemoglobin Colour Scale in diagnosing severe and very severe anaemia

Antonio Montresor, Mahdi Ramsan, Nassor Khalfan, Marco Albonico, Rebecca J. Stoltzfus, James M. Tielsch, Lorenzo Savioli

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To assess the accuracy of Haemoglobin Colour Scale (HCS) in identifying severely anaemic [haemoglobin (Hb)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)619-624
Number of pages6
JournalTropical Medicine and International Health
Volume8
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2003

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Keywords

  • Clinical signs
  • Haemoglobin colour scale
  • Pallor
  • Severe anaemia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Parasitology
  • Immunology

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Montresor, A., Ramsan, M., Khalfan, N., Albonico, M., Stoltzfus, R. J., Tielsch, J. M., & Savioli, L. (2003). Performance of the Haemoglobin Colour Scale in diagnosing severe and very severe anaemia. Tropical Medicine and International Health, 8(7), 619-624. https://doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-3156.2003.01072.x