ACUTE LUNG INJURY COMPLICATING BLOOD TRANSFUSION IN POST-PARTUM HEMORRHAGE: INCIDENCE AND RISK FACTORS.

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Luciana Teofili ; Maria Bianchi ; Bruno A Zanfini ; Stefano Catarci ; Rossella Sicuranza ; Serena Spartano ; Gina Zini ; Gaetano Draisci (2014)
  • Publisher: PAGEPress Publications
  • Journal: Mediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious Diseases, volume 6, issue 1 (issn: 2035-3006, eissn: 2035-3006)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4235434, doi: 10.4084/mjhid.2014.069
  • Subject: Original Article | Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs | RC633-647.5 | Anemia, TRALI

Background. We retrospectively investigated the incidence and risk factors for transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) among patients transfused for post-partum hemorrhage (PPH).  Methods. We identified a series of 71 consecutive patients with PPH requiring the... View more
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