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Radiology pathology – Anaemia


Welcome to Radiology pathology - Anaemia

This online module  designed for Radiology trainees provides an overview of anaemia and related pathology. It focuses on the correlation between clinical features, pathological changes and investigative abnormalities.

A certificate is issued on completion.


On completion of this module you should be able to:

  • outline a basic classification of the causes of anaemia
  • discuss the role of iron deficiency in the pathogenesis of microcytic hypochromic anaemia
  • discuss other aspects of the relationship between nutrition and anaemia
  • explain the key features of thalassaemia and sickle cell anaemia
  • outline the major causes of haemolytic anaemia
  • outline an appropriate sequence of investigations for a patient presenting with anaemia.


This module is designed for Radiology trainees and may qualify for up to 1.0 hrs of Continuous Professional Development