haematology
Transfusion medicine

Massive transfusion drains blood supply

A Victorian patient needed the equivalent of the entire state’s daily use of blood products during ten hours of surgery, delegates at HAA2015 here in Adelaide were told. Nicole vander Linden, from the Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne, said a pregnant woman was found to have significant placenta accreta – an abnormal adherent placenta that ...

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