Modern Transfusion Medicine: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Modern Transfusion Medicine

1st Edition

By Derwood Pamphilon

CRC Press

288 pages

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Hardback: 9780849389221
pub: 1995-02-21

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Modern Transfusion Medicine is an ideal source of easy reading and reference for those who require succinct, up-to-date information on the practicalities of transfusion medicine. It examines the collection, preparation, clinical uses, and adverse effects of blood and its components. Written by experts to bridge the gap between specialist monographs and traditional, theoretical textbooks, this compact and invaluable reference contains a wide body of current knowledge previously unpublished as a single volume.

Table of Contents

Blood Donors and Blood Collection, N. Anderson

Donor and Therapeutic Apheresis Procedures, D. Pamphilon and T. Wallington

Preparation of Blood Components, S. Knowles

Safety of Blood Components, M. Brennan, M. de Silva, and J. Barbara

Transfusion of Red Cells, F. Ala

Platelet Transfusion Therapy, I. Lopez-Plaza, T. Geiger, and E.L. Snyder

Leukocyte-Poor Blood and Platelet Transfusions, A. Brand and V. Novotny

Transfusion Management of Patients Alloimmunized to Platelet and Leukocyte Antigens, M. Murphy

Transfusion of Plasma and Its Products, T. Wallington

The Use of Factor Concentrates in the Management of Hemophilia A and Other Inherited Coagulation Disorders, O. Smith, I. Hann, and S. Machin

Transfusion Support for Transplant Patients, H.J. Deeg and M.H. Sayers

Fetal and Neonatal Transfusion, H. Hume

The Functional Importance of Red Cell Antigens, D. Anstee

Current and Future Perspectives in Transfusion Medicine, D. Pamphilon

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Hematology
MEDICAL / Public Health