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Transfusion demand control strategies: Potential efficacy of hospital and regional interventions

Crispin, Philip; Burgess, Maria; Crispin, Therese M.

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Introduction: Contingency plans have been developed to direct appropriate responses to blood shortages. Planning requires an understanding of the potential savings of different conservation strategies. Method: The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Haemovigilance and ACT Pathology transfusion databases were reviewed from March to September 2003. All transfusion episodes were prioritised in accordance with the Australian National Blood Supply Contingency Plan. The number of red cell transfusions...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/66283
Source: Transfusion and Apheresis science
DOI: 10.1016/j.transci.2010.10.005

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