Transfusion Medicine addresses common issues and errors seen in the
blood transfusion process. The goal is to alert general practitioners and
trainees to the latest scientific advances and spiraling regulations in blood
transfusion as well as introduce them to the most common types of transfusion
errors encountered in clinical settings.
Transfusion Medicine Features
- Descriptions of potential errors
in regulatory compliance, operational processes, and patient safety
Descriptions of potential errors in clinical decision making in blood
transfusion, including when to premedicate patients, warfarin reversal, and the
diagnostic intricacies in TRALI and TTP
- Pocket-sized for portability
1. Neonatal/pediatric/obstetric transfusion; 2. Adult
transfusion; 3. Immunohematology and serology; 4. Apheresis; 5. Transfusion
reactions; 6. Quality assurance/quality control.