|Title||Depression and anxiety in adults with sickle cell disease: the PiSCES project.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||Levenson, JL, McClish, DK, Dahman, BA, Bovbjerg, VE, Citero, Vde A, Penberthy, LT, Aisiku, IP, Roberts, JD, Roseff, SD, Smith, WR|
|Date Published||2008 Feb|
Depression and anxiety are common in sickle cell disease (SCD) but relatively little is known about their impact on SCD adults. This study measured prevalence of depression and anxiety in SCD adults, and their effects on crisis and noncrisis pain, quality-of-life, opioid usage, and healthcare utilization.