Alternatives to Blood Transfusion in Transfusion Medicine (2nd Revised edition)

Alternatives to Blood Transfusion in Transfusion Medicine (2nd Revised edition)

By: Alice Maniatis (editor), Jean-Francois Hardy (editor), Phillipe van der Linden (editor)Hardback

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Meeting the needs of patients while minimizing blood transfusions requires special expertise, precise monitoring and innovative techniques. This cutting-edge resource covers all the important clinical aspects of transfusion medicine in diverse clinical settings, with a special emphasis on alternatives to transfusion. Edited by a multidisciplinary team consisting of a transfusion specialist, an anesthesiologist and an intensive care specialist this book is endorsed by the Network for Advancement of Transfusion Alternatives. The contributors review the appropriate use of fluids and of blood products, and describe the latest treatment options available to decrease the need for allogeneic blood products including: * Argon beam * Cell saver * Harmonic scalpel * Normovolemic haemodilution * Synthetic erythropoietin * Antifibrinolytics * Recombinant factor VIIa * Advanced monitoring of hemostasis * Intravenous iron The new edition is a key reference source for all those involved in the practice of blood management and conservation.

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Professor Alice Maniatis, Haematology Department of Internal Medicine, University of Greece, Athens, Greece and former President of Network for Advancement of Transfusion Alternatives (NATA). Dr Jean-Francois Hardy, Department of Anesthesia, Montreal Heart Institute, Quebec, Canada and on the Board of Directors of NATA. Dr Phillipe van der Linden, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Brussels, Belguim and on the Board of Directors of NATA.


Contributors List ix Part 1 History and Development of Transfusion Medicine 1 1 From Blood Transfusion to Transfusion Medicine 3 Alice Maniatis Part 2 Allogeneic Blood Usage-Risks and Benefits 9 2 Allogeneic Blood Components 11 Rebecca Cardigan & Sheila MacLennan 3 Current Information on the Infectious Risks of Allogeneic Blood Transfusion 21 Alan D. Kitchen & John A. J. Barbara 4 Immunological Complications of Blood Transfusion 31 Clare Taylor Cristina Navarrete & Marcela Contreras 5 Immunomodulation and Allogeneic Blood Transfusion 47 Marloes Waanders Leo Van De Watering & Anneke Brand 6 Pathogen Inactivation of Blood Components 60 Chris Prowse 7 The Benefits of Allogeneic Erythrocyte Transfusion: What Evidence Do We Have? 68 Neil Soni & Benjamin Thomas Part 3 Volume Replacement 83 Section 1 Plasma and Albumin 85 8 Plasma and Albumin 87 Philippe L. Baele Section 2 Crystalloids and Synthetic Colloids 109 9 Pharmacology of Intravenous Fluids 111 Michael F.M. James 10 Crystalloids versus Colloids: The Controversy 119 Hengo Haljamae 11 Effects of Synthetic Colloids on Hemostasis 137 Sibylle A. Kozek-Langenecker & Gisela Scharbert 12 Hydroxyethyl Starch and Renal Dysfunction 150 Laurent Jacob Nicholas Heming & Bertrand Guidet 13 Choice of a Synthetic Colloid for Surgery 158 Joachim Boldt 14 Choice of Colloid for Intensive Care Patients 168 Yasser Sakr & Yalcin Inel 15 Hypertonic Saline Solutions for the Initial Treatment of Patients with Traumatic Injuries 179 Charles E. Wade & Michael A. Dubick 16 Hyperchloremic Acidosis 194 Edward Burdett & Andre Vercueil Part 4 Tolerance of Anemia 203 17 Basic Principles of Oxygen Transport and Calculations 205 Jean-Louis Vincent Pongdhep Theerawit & Davide Simion 18 Assessment of Tissue Oxygenation 210 Michael Piagnerelli Ann Dierick & Philippe Van der Linden 19 Tissue Oxygenation and Blood Transfusion 218 Stefan Suttner & Joachim Boldt 20 Anemia and Cardiovascular Disease 229 Antonis S. Manolis Spyridon Koulouris Kostas Triantafyllou Dimitris Sakellariou Sokratis Pastromas & Helen Melita Part 5 Perioperative Hemostasis 253 21 Monitoring of Hemostasis in the Perioperative Setting 255 Sibylle A. Kozek-Langenecker & Eva Schaden 22 Antifibrinolytics in Open-Heart Surgery 267 Wulf Dietrich 23 Efficacy and Safety of Recombinant Activated Factor VII to Control Bleeding in Nonhemophiliac Patients 278 Jean-Francois Hardy Sylvain Belisle & Philippe Van der Linden Part 6 Transfusion Triggers 293 24 Role of Hemoglobin/Hematocrit 295 Kristine J. Guleserian Hae W. Kim Bruce Pearce Arkadiy Pitman & A. Gerson Greenburg 25 Calculation of Blood Loss 303 Mark E. Brecher 26 Management of Massive Transfusion 313 Jean-Francois Hardy & Marc Samama Part 7 Alternatives to Allogeneic Blood Transfusion 329 Section 1 Pharmaceutical Approaches 331 27 Iron Deficiency: Causes Diagnosis and Management 335 Manuel Munoz Jose Antonio Garcia-Erce & Elvira Bisbe 28 Current Status of Perisurgical Erythropoietin Therapy 350 Lawrence T. Goodnough 29 Erythropoietin and Iron Therapy in Patients with Renal Failure 357 Lucia Del Vecchio & Francesco Locatelli 30 Hemoglobin-based Blood Substitutes 368 G. Deby-Dupont Bernadette Remy & Maurice Lamy 31 Perfluorocarbon Emulsions 380 Pedro Cabrales Section 2 Surgical Techniques 389 32 Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery: Impact on Blood Loss and Transfusion 391 He Tao & Fraser Rubens 33 Adjunctive Strategies to Impact Blood Transfusion in Cardiac Surgery 408 L. Ressler & Fraser Rubens Section 3 Anesthetic Techniques 419 34 Anesthetic Techniques to Reduce Blood Loss 421 Dafydd Thomas 35 Controlled Hypotension Decreases Blood Transfusion Requirement: Fact or Fallacy? 430 Richard P. Dutton 36 Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution 439 Javad Bidgoli & Philippe Van der Linden 37 Hyperoxic Hemodilution 450 Jens Meier Konrad Messmer & Oliver Habler 38 Intraoperative and Postoperative Cell Salvage 458 Ernil Hansen & Hans Gombotz Section 4 Special Settings 475 39 Anemia and Red Blood Transfusion in Critical Care 477 Tim Walsh 40 Red Blood Cell Transfusions and Alternatives to Treat the Anemia of Prematurity 490 Ronald G. Strauss 41 Transfusion Alternatives in Orthopedic Surgery 498 Manuel Munoz Jose Antonio Garcia-Erce & Jorge Cuenca 42 Transfusion Alternatives in Obstetrics 509 Christian Breymann Part 8 Legal and Ethical Issues in Transfusion Medicine 521 43 Ethical Aspects of Informed Consent: American Models 523 Ronald E. Domen 44 Blood Transfusions Jehovah's Witnesses and the American Patients' Rights Movement 531 Charles H. Baron Part 9 Cost Issues 557 45 The Cost and Cost-Effectiveness of Allogeneic and Autologous Blood 559 Brian Custer 46 Autologous Blood Predonation in Cardiac Surgery 569 Wulf Dietrich 47 Cost-Effectiveness of Pharmacological Alternatives 575 Dean Fergusson & Brian Hutton Index 581

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  • publication date: 22/10/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781405163217
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 608
  • ID: 9781405163217
  • weight: 1386
  • ISBN10: 1405163216
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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