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.Certainly by the time BBT2 and Health Service Circular 2001/009 was issued, there should have been the structure of the HTC and Chair in place. Educating and raising awareness amongst the management support team remains one of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Manual for Blood Conservation|
|Author||:||Dafydd Thomas, John Thompson, Biddy Ridler|
|Publisher||:||Tfm Pub Limited - 2005|