Politics infects the nation's blood supply

Chapman, Michael
May 1994
Human Events;5/27/94, Vol. 50 Issue 20, p12
Reports on the uncertainty of the safety of supply at the Red Cross' Blood Service. Two most important reasons why the Public Health Service is not speaking honestly about the safety of the blood supply; Violation of the Red Cross of a 1988 agreement with the FDA to implement standard operating procedures for its blood center; Number of blood banks in the United States; Problems of the blood banks; Findings on HIV.


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