A retrospective study of transfusion practices in a Tertiary Care Institute

Background and Aims: Excessive requests for cross matching blood which is more than the blood required for transfusion are usually based on worst case assumptions leading to overestimation of blood usage. We investigated the blood ordering pattern and transfusion practices so as to incorporate a blo...

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Main Authors: Babita Raghuwanshi, N K Pehlajani, Mithilesh K Sinha, Swagata Tripathy
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2017-01-01
Series:Indian Journal of Anaesthesia
Online Access:http://www.ijaweb.org/article.asp?issn=0019-5049;year=2017;volume=61;issue=1;spage=24;epage=28;aulast=Raghuwanshi