1st Edition

Modern Transfusion Medicine

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ISBN 9780849389221
Published February 21, 1995 by CRC Press
288 Pages

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Book Description

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theoretical textbooks, this compact and invaluable reference contains a wide body of current knowledge previously unpublished as a single volume.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

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