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RECENT ARTICLES

Blood conservation in surgery: current concepts and practice

Bloodless medicine (Goodnough et al) 03

Efficacy of red blood cell transfusion in the critically ill (original document)

In Tech-Bloodless medicine and surgery

Maintenance of normal HCT in high-risk thyroid surgery without allogeneic BT

Patient blood management – The new frontier shander

The silent risk of blood transfusion

The theory & practice of bloodless surgery

 

ARTICLES ON BLOODLESS MEDICINE & SURGERY & RELATED AREAS

 

1. Bernard AC, Davenport DL, Chang PK, Vaughan TB, Zwischenberger JB.  Intraoperative Transfusion of 1 U to 2 U Packed Red Blood Cells Is Associated with Increased 30-Day Mortality, Surgical-Site Infection, Pneumonia, and Sepsis in General Surgery PatientsJ Am Coll Surg 2009; 208: 931–937.

http://www.surgicalpatientsafety.facs.org/research/bernard0509.pdf

2. Chigbu B, Onwere S, Kamanu C, Aluka C, Okoro O, Feyi-Waboso P, Onichakwe C.  Lessons learned from the outcome of bloodless emergency laparotomies on Jehovah's Witness women presenting in the extremis with ruptured uterus. Arch Gynecol Obstet 2009; 279(4):469-72

 http://www.springerlink.com/content/67u1762704v30406/fulltext.pdf

3. Gohel MS,Bulbulia RA, Slim FJ, Poskitt KR, Whyman MR.  How to approach major surgery where patients refuse blood transfusion (including Jehovah’s Witnesses)Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2005; 87: 3-14.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1963852/pdf/15720900.pdf

4. Goodnough LT, Shander A, Spence R. Bloodless medicine: clinical care without allogeneic blood transfusionTransfusion 2003; 43: 668-676

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1537-2995.2003.00367.x/abstract

5. Kitchen AD, Barbara JAJ. Current information on the infectious risks of allogeneic blood transfusionTransfusion Alternatives in Transfusion Medicine 2008; 10: 102-111

http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/bpl/tatm/2008/00000010/00000003/art00003

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/583151 (full article)

6. Marik PE, Corwin HL.  Efficacy of red blood cell transfusion in the critically ill: a systematic review of the literatureCrit Care Med 2008; 36 (9): 2667-2674.

http://journals.lww.com/ccmjournal/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2008&issue=09000&article=00026&type=abstract

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/581063 (full article)

7. Martyn V, Farmer SL, Wren MN, Towler SCB, Betta J, Shander A, Spence RK, Leahy MF.  The theory and practice of bloodless surgeryTransfusion and Apheresis Science 2002; 27: 29-43.

http://www.trasci.com/article/S1473-0502%2802%2900024-1/abstract

8. Rawn J. The silent risks of blood transfusion. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2008; 21: 664-668.

https://emergencycare.nhmrc.gov.au/gateway/forum/files/The%20silent%20risks%20of%20blood%20transfusion.pdf

9. Spahn DR, Moch H, Hofmann A, Isbister JP.  Patient blood management: the pragmatic solution for the problems with blood transfusionsAnesthesiology 2008; 109 (6): 951-953.

http://journals.lww.com/anesthesiology/Citation/2008/12000/Patient_Blood_Management__The_Pragmatic_Solution.5.aspx

10. Spence RK. Current Concepts and Issues in Blood Management. Orthosupersite 2004. www.orthosupersite.org

11. Usoro NI, Asuquo MI, Ebughe GA, Ilori IU.  Blood conservation in breast cancer care in a resource-poor setting. POS-C270, 2009 Breast Cancer Symposium. San Francisco CA, USA.

http://www.asco.org/ascov2/Meetings/Abstracts?&vmview=abst_detail_view&confID=70&abstractID=40431

12. Usoro NI, Inwang S, Ilori IU.  Maintenance of normal hematocrit in high-risk thyroid surgery without allogeneic blood transfusion: a case report.  Transfusion Alternatives in Transfusion Medicine 2010; 11 (2): 43-46

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1778-428X.2010.01125.x/abstract