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Training resource for a comprehensive programme in Ghana from 2016. You can find useful information on DBS blood spot from minute 13:00.
This video describes the correct procedure for the samples collection for SCD Newborn Screening.
The article “Newborn screening for sickle cell disease in Africa” has been published on the Lancet Haematology journal.It is focused on the newborn screening (NBS) for Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) just launched in Zambia.
The first two babies have been screened for Sickle Cell Disease at the Special Care Baby Unit of Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital – ABUTH Main hospital, Shika in Nigeria.