Understanding and Managing Anemia in Critically Ill Patients

Pearl, Ronald G.; Pohlman, Anne
December 2002
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2002 Supplement, Vol. 22, p1
Academic Journal
Discusses the difficulties encountered in supplying an adequate supply of viable blood for transfusion. Information on anemia in critically ill patients; Risks of blood transfusions; Considerations and requirements in critically ill patients; Transfusion and anemia management in the intensive care unit (ICU); Minimization of the use of transfusions in the ICU.


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