Published on in Vol 11, No 6 (2022): June

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/37927, first published .
Primary Prevention of Stroke in Children With Sickle Cell Anemia in Nigeria: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Implementation Study in a Community Hospital

Primary Prevention of Stroke in Children With Sickle Cell Anemia in Nigeria: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Implementation Study in a Community Hospital

Primary Prevention of Stroke in Children With Sickle Cell Anemia in Nigeria: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Implementation Study in a Community Hospital

Halima Bello-Manga 1, MBBS, MPH;  Lawal Haliru 2, MBBS;  Kudrat Abdulkareem Ahmed 2, MBBS;  Abdulkadir Musa Tabari 3, MBBS, MD;  Bilkisu Usman Farouk 3, MBBS;  Gloria Yimi Bahago 4, RN, BScN;  Aisha Shuaibu Kazaure 5, BPharm;  Abdulrasheed Sani Muhammad 6, BSc;  Samira Abubakar Gwarzo 6, BSc, MPH;  Ana A Baumann 7, PhD;  Michael R DeBaun 8, MPH, MD;  Allison A King 9, MPH, MD, PhD

1 Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital/Kaduna State University , Kaduna , NG

2 Department of Pediatrics, Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital/Kaduna State University , Kaduna , NG

3 Department of Radiology, Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital/Kaduna State University , Kaduna , NG

4 Department of Nursing Services, Haematology Unit, Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital, Kaduna , NG

5 Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Barau Dikko Teaching Hopsital , Kaduna , NG

6 Research Office, Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital , Kaduna , NG

7 Department of Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis , St. Louis, MO, US

8 Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Neurology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, US

9 Program in Occupational Therapy, Department of Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, and Education, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Halima Bello-Manga, MBBS, MPH
  • Department of Hematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Barau Dikko Teaching Hospital/Kaduna State University
  • Lafiya Road
  • Kaduna
  • NG
  • Phone: 234 08033470592
  • Email: mamanzara@yahoo.co.uk