Transfusion Related Emergencies
Osborn, Megan Boysen
- Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
(issn: 2474-1949, eissn: 2474-1949)
red blood cells | anaphylaxis and urticarial transfusion reactions | Special aspects of education | hepatitis B | hepatitis C | acute hemolytic transfusion reaction (AHTR) | Transfusion reactions | L | transfusion associated circulatory overload (TACO) | platelets | LC8-6691 | delayed extravascular hemolytic transfusion reaction (DHTR) | fresh frozen plasma | human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) | sepsis | transfusion related acute lung injury (TRALI)
This exercise is appropriate for all emergency medicine learners (residents and medical students) and learners from other specialties (internal medicine, family medicine, anesthesia).
About 85 million red blood cell units are transfused...