another BTLP-TACT exercise. I feel rather tired after last night’s night shift
and a dog walk in the rain… so what better time to do one? Anyone can expect to
do well when they are on top form.
I was presented with two cases:
44195 – a nineteen year old woman in theatre requiring for units of CMV negative blood for the next day. She grouped as O Rh(D) Positive with a negative antibody screen. I selected four units of O Rh(D) Positive K Negative CMV Negative
15992 – an
eighty year old woman in A&E requiring group and saveShe
grouped as AB Rh(D) Positive (admittedly weak) with a negative antibody screen.
The weak D would need referral to NHSBT
I got the