TITLE

Editorial

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, K. M.
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Perfusion;Sep2005, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p235
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the results of a national survey of intraoperative blood conservation techniques in cardiac surgery. Concerns regarding reduced availability of donor blood; Determination of the vital organ damage during cardiac surgery; Details of the clinical research.
ACCESSION #
18281906

 

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