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Year : 2018  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 95-97

Psychocardiology concern for the management of thalassemic heart disease: A summarization from an endemic area in Indochina

Department of Community Medicine, Dr. D. Y. Patil University, Pune, Maharashtra, India; Department of Biological Science, Joseph Ayo Babalola University, IkejiArakeji, Osun State, Nigeria; Department of Medical Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nis, Nis, Serbia; Department of Tropical Medicine, Hainan Medical University, Haikou, China; Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

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Prof. Viroj Wiwanitkit
Wiwanitkit House, Bangkhae, Bangkok 10160

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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/hm.hm_32_19

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Thalassemia is an important congenital hemoglobin disorder. This disease can cause anemia and other systematic clinical problems including cardiac problem. The psychological problem due to congenital disorder among patients with thalassemia is also observable. Both cardiac and psychological problems should be well managed. There is an interrelationship between cardiac and psychological problems in thalassemic patients. The interdisciplinary management of thalassemia to manage both mind and heart is necessary. In the present review article, the authors summarize and discuss the psychocardiology concern for the management of thalassemic heart disease.

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