Blood Transfusion in a Global Context

David Roberts*, Jean Pierre Allain, Alan D. Kitchen, Stephen Field, Imelda Bates

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPractical Transfusion Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationThird Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781405181969
Publication statusPublished - 5 May 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Direct morbidity
  • Iatrogenic infections
  • Life-saving transfusions
  • Life-threatening anaemia
  • Local blood transfusion services
  • Nucleic acid testing
  • Recruitment of voluntary non-remunerated donors
  • Testing and storage of donor blood
  • Therapeutic commodity

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