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someone who gives blood to be used for transfusions

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The replacement blood donors were 18,255(99.89%) while 19(0.10%) were volunteers (Table-2).
Blood banks being the prime centers incidentally discovering anemia should feel the responsibility to develop a multidisciplinary approach in the investigation and treatment of these incidentally discovered cases; to prevent further iron deficiency in regular blood donors; to create awareness about the consequences and implications of anemia and necessary medical advice in order to secure their blood donor pool.
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And people across the North East are being urged to commit to saving lives by registering as new blood donors during the Missing Type campaign.
Regular voluntary unpaid blood donors are the foundation of a safe blood supply because they are associated with low levels of infection that can be transmitted by transfusions, including HIV and hepatitis viruses.
Objective: To find out the frequency of ABO and Rh (D) blood groups among healthy volunteer blood donors in District Nowshera.
The aim of the framework is to strengthen national blood donor programs to build a stable pool of the safest possible blood donors.
On average, NHS Blood and Transplant sees around 6,300 people across England join the blood donor register each week - including 73 people from Greater Manchester.
Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, was held ahead of the World Blood Donor Day (WBDD 2017) being observed worldwide every 14 June.
The event was held under the auspices of HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, ahead of the World Blood Donor Day (WBDD 2017) being observed worldwide on June 14 every year.
In this context, it is important to reiterate that an adequate and safe supply of blood can only be assured through regular donations by voluntary, unpaid blood donors. However, today, less than 60% of the blood supply in the Eastern Mediterranean Region is collected from such donors.
Thus, continuous monitoring of the magnitude of transfusion-transmissible infections in blood donors is important for estimating the risk of transfusion and optimizing donor recruitment strategies to minimize infectious diseases transmission [3].
He said the PRCS had always been in the frontlines for arranging and donating blood and its components for the deserving patients.On this occasion, shields were conferred upon 12 representatives from the educational institutions and trade bodies and five regular blood donors in recognition of their services.
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The American Red Cross and KFVS12 are encouraging all area blood donors to roll up a sleeve and help fill the Missing Types at the annual Summer Heartland Blood Drive Friday, Aug.