This retrospective one to one matched case-control study was aimed at evaluating risk factors for death in β-thalassemic patients followed in Italian centers between 1997 and 2001. The mortality risk was lower in patients with good compliance to iron chelation therapy and in those treated with deferiprone.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 2006|
- Iron overload
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