The nice people at “Transfusion News” sent their update today, and in a novel break with tradition there was only really one part of it that was relevant to me. The physical make-up of the bag containing donor blood isn’t something over which I have any input, and the management of a network of laboratories is very interesting… *if* you manage such a network.
|February 16, 2022|
|Patient blood management programs use a multimodal approach to conserve blood and simultaneously improve patient outcomes. Transfusion guidelines are central to blood management, and such guidelines for high-risk surgery patients, particularly cardiothoracic patients, have recently been updated for the first time since 2011. [Read More]|