Increasing opportunities in Autologous Blood Transfusion
How we analyzed the feasibility of an autologous blood transfusion
program, what we did to set it up, and our experience to date may be instructive for other community hospitals contemplating a similar program.
The Food and Drug Administration cleared for market the Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) DONOR(TM) Blood Reinfusion System to provide a safer autologous blood transfusion
for patients undergoing orthopedic surgery.
14) An increased incidence of postoperative infection has been observed in total joint arthroplasty patients who have received ABT, compared to those who received autologous blood transfusions
Even then, doping methods such as autologous blood transfusions
, thought to be widely used in cross-country skiing, remain undetectable.
As Bob has a rare Group O negative blood group, the sailer had to undergo autologous blood transfusions
- when the patient's own blood is collected and reinfused in the body - for two of his hip operations.
It has been suggested that autologous blood transfusions
- whereby a patient donates his or her own blood before an operation and is then given it back again - might be another solution.
AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS VIS-A-VIS ALLOGENIC BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS
AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS VIS- A-VIS ALLOGENIC BLOOD
AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS VIS-EC-VIS ALLOGENIC BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS