Risk Management in Blood Transfusion Medicine
  • Author : J. Mills Barbeau
  • Release Date : 03 January 2019
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 180
  • ISBN 13 : 9780323548380

Download or read book entitled Risk Management in Blood Transfusion Medicine written by J. Mills Barbeau and published by Elsevier Health Sciences online. This book was released on 03 January 2019 with total pages 180. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Get a quick, expert overview of risk management in transfusion medicine from Dr. James Mills Barbeau. This practical resource presents a summary of today’s state-of-the-art techniques for reducing harm during all phases of transfusion practice, including blood collection, testing, processing, clinical assessment, and transfusion. It’s an easy-to-read, one-stop resource for managing and mitigating the various levels of risk in a variety of transfusion settings and scenarios. Presents a well-rounded perspective on quality assurance, blood supply testing, clinical risk, ethical and legal considerations, and transfusion-transmitted infectious diseases. Demonstrates how transfusion risk-management programs add value to health care institutions by enhancing a culture of safety, improving the institution’s reputation, and improving the bottom line. Consolidates today’s available information on risk management in blood transfusion medicine into one convenient resource.