Information for Healthcare Providers
This section of our website has tools and information about sickle cell disease (SCD) for health care providers, including free educational materials to give to patients.
View and print tip sheets to give patients and families.
Find clinical guidelines and recommendations for the management of SCD.
Data and Statistics
Find data and statistics related to SCD, including estimated prevalence, mortality, and economic costs.
Hemoglobinopathies Surveillance Activities
Find information on CDC’s current research project, called RuSH (Registry and Surveillance of Hemoglobinopathies).
Read CDC’s latest scientific articles on SCD.
Links to Other Websites
Find more information and resources from other organizations on SCD.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities
Division of Blood Disorders
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
TTY: (888) 232-6348
- Contact CDC-INFO