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Pediatric Transfusion Medicine, Volume I

1st Edition

By Duke Kasprisin, Naomi Luban

CRC Press

224 pages

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Hardback: 9780849355936
pub: 1987-07-31
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This two-volume set is an in-depth examination of the unique complexities that exist in transfusing pediatric patients. It thoroughly examines transfusion therapy in neonates, genetic hematologic disorders, and pediatric oncology, and it reviews risks and administration techniques unique to pediatrics.

Table of Contents


Physiology of the Neonate as it Relates to Transfusion Therapy

Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn Antenatal and Prophylactic Management

Exchange Transfusion in the Neonate

Bleeding Syndromes of the Newborn

Neonatal Host-Defense Mechanisms

Hemotherapy in the Treatment of Sepsis Neonatorum

Techniques of Transfusion

Autologous Transfusion in Pediatric Surgery

Bone Maroow Transplantation-Blood Bank Problems Unique to the Child

Therapeutic Apheresis in Children

Developmental, Social, and Legal Aspects of Pediatric Hemotherapy

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Hematology
MEDICAL / Pediatrics
MEDICAL / Perinatology & Neonatology