The removal of haematology analysers from donor centres has reduced staff workload and saved millions in equipment costs without impacting on platelet yields, an analysis by the Australian Red Cross Blood Service (ARCBS) has found. In 2015 donor centres switched to using historical platelet counts instead of Coulter haematology analysers as the basis for programming ...
Haematology analysers not needed to ensure donor platelet yields
By Michael Woodhead
27 Mar 2018