packed cells

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a preparation of blood cells separated from the liquid plasma

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HIV negativity and the use, of ART were also associated with a decreased prevalence of cytopenias and were important factors that reduced use of packed red cells and FFP, respectively.
5 times more likely to receive more than six units of packed red cells within 12 hours of injury than those admitted in 2002.
This could be possible since PHER-O2 does not require refrigeration nor type and crossmatching, which is necessary with packed red cells.
Mackenzie is also the co-author of the largest single published study on the use of haemoglobin-based oxygen carriers in comparison to packed red cells for elective surgery (680 patients), published in June of this year in the Journal of Trauma, Injury, Infection and Critical Care.
Packed red cells that have been separated from the waste products are collected separately.
Preoperative exchange transfusion of 50% of the total blood volume was performed with fresh packed red cells over three days Further exchange transfusion was performed as cardiopulmonary bypass commenced.
Venous blood samples (EDTA) and packed red cells for population reference values were obtained from apparently healthy individuals (laboratory staff and those attending a cardiovascular risk clinic).
7%) received transfusions of either whole blood or packed red cells during hospitalization.
Yarn led from the picture of the pint of whole blood to the picture of packed red cells and platelets.