Whole Blood in the Management of Hypovolemia Due to Obstetrical Hemorrhage

Hobbins, John C.
October 2009
Hospital Medicine Alert;Oct2009, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p61
The concept of abandoning the use of whole blood in favor of packed cells for the treatment of hypovolemia in obstetric hemorrhage should be questioned in view of this study's suggestion of a lower rate of acute tubular necrosis in patients treated with whole blood.


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