TITLE

Understanding and Managing Anemia in Critically Ill Patients

AUTHOR(S)
Pearl, Ronald G.; Pohlman, Anne
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Dec2002 Supplement, Vol. 22, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
8710018

 

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