Hematology/Haematology - Anemia/Anaemia: Sickle Cell Disease

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Nutrition [and Dietetic] Diagnosis


Sample PES Statements (problem, etiology, signs and symptoms using some NCP terminology)
These statements are provided as examples only, and will not apply to all individuals: 
  • Inadequate protein-energy intake related to higher energy expenditure and increased whole body turnover due to sickle cell disease, as evidenced by poor growth (in a child).
  • Inadequate vitamin D intake related to physiological causes increasing nutrient needs due to sickle cell disease, as evidenced by low bone
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Last Updated: 2020-07-20