The Manual for Blood Conservation

The Manual for Blood Conservation

By: J. Thompson (editor), D. Thomas (editor), Dr. B. Ridler (editor)Paperback

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A multi-disciplinary team approach within this new book which evaluates the current state-of-play with regard to blood conservation, including a fresh look at the evidence. Contents will cover the Supply and Demand issues; why/how changes have occurred; a historical overview; transfusion transmitted diseases; changing demographics and the projected impact on blood supplies; considerations for transfusion practice; surgical peri-operative techniques; medical management; risk management issues; the role of the Hospital Transfusion Team; educational issues; National Reports/Edicts; clinical networks in blood transfusion.

About Author

D Thomas is Consultant Anaesthetist at the Morriston Hospital in Swansea. J Thompson is Consultant Surgeon at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospitals in Exeter. Dr B Ridler is Blood Conservation Officer at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospitals in Exeter.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781903378243
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 286
  • ID: 9781903378243
  • weight: 618
  • ISBN10: 1903378249

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