Resource Summary

This summary of the Expert Working Group: Guidelines for red blood cell and plasma transfusion for adults and children provides information on risks and informed consent^ single coagulation deficiency^ and multiple coagulation deficiency. It has 3 tables: Per Red Blood Cell Unit or Platelet Pool Risks Associated with Transfusion in Canada; Alternatives to Blood and Blood Product Usage; and Risks Associated with Daily Life.

Target Population:
Patients requiring blood transfusion

None specified

Publication Date: 2009-1-1
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-04-27 12:44:48