*  Cord blood bank
... the infant may be deprived of a placental blood transfusion, resulting in lower blood volume and increased risk for anemia." ... Cord blood stem cells are blood cell progenitors which can form red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. This is why ... A cord blood bank is a facility which stores umbilical cord blood for future use. Both private and public cord blood banks have ... Nearly all cord blood transfusions come from public banks, rather than private banks, partly because most treatable conditions ...
*  Blood donation
"Transfusion handbook, Summary information for Red Blood Cells". National Blood Transfusion Committee. Retrieved 2008-06-02. " ... Blood substitutes James Harrison (blood donor) List of blood donation agencies Men who have sex with men blood donor ... "Facts About Blood". America's Blood Centers. Retrieved 2013-01-04. "Give Blood". NHS Blood & Transfustion. Retrieved 2012-01-04 ... "Current status of America's Blood Centers blood supply". America's Blood Centers. "World Blood Donor Day". World Health ...
*  Tranexamic acid
"Tranexamic acid". Clinical Transfusion. International Society of Blood Transfusion (ISBT). "Lysteda (tranexamic acid) Package ... In surgical corrections of craniosynostosis in children it reduces the need for blood transfusions. In spinal surgery (e.g., ... a short period of time before and after the surgery to prevent major blood loss and decrease the need for blood transfusions. ... Journal of Blood Transfusion. 2015: 874920. doi:10.1155/2015/874920. PMC 4576020 . PMID 26448897. Melvin JS, Stryker LS, Sierra ...
*  Delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction
One way this can occur is if a person without a Kidd blood antigen receives a Kidd antigen in a transfusion. Other common blood ... Delayed blood transfusion reaction occurs more frequently (1 in 20,569 blood components transfused in the USA in 2011) when ... "Complications of Transfusion: Transfusion Medicine: Merck Manual Professional". "The 2011 National Blood Collection and ... A delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction (DHTR) is a type of transfusion reaction. It is defined as fever and other symptoms/ ...
*  Autotransfusion
Autolgous blood transfusion, Nurs Times, 13-19; 84(2):33-5 Jan 1988 Autologous Blood Transfusion Education Program, Training ... The autotransfusionist monitors blood loss and will recommend the transfusion of fresh frozen plasma (FFP) and platelets when ... Autotransfusion is a process wherein a person receives their own blood for a transfusion, instead of banked allogenic (separate ... However the first documented use of autologous blood transfusion was in 1818 when an Englishman, Rey Paul Blundell, salvaged ...
*  Blood transfusion
American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) British Blood Transfusion Society (BBTS) International Society of Blood Transfusion ... Blood transfusions fell into obscurity for the next 150 years. The science of blood transfusion dates to the first decade of ... Early transfusions used whole blood, but modern medical practice commonly uses only components of the blood, such as red blood ... Blood transfusion is generally the process of receiving blood or blood products into one's circulation intravenously. ...
*  Cadaveric blood transfusion
... is the transfusion of blood from a dead body to a living person. In 1929, professor Vladimir Shamov ... Blood transfusion from cadaver, Trudi Ukrain. Suezda. Khir. 1929;18:184. Shamov WN. The transfusion of stored cadaver blood ... Transfusion of cadaver blood. JAMA 1936;106:997-9. Swan H, Schechter D. The transfusion of blood from cadavers. A historical ... Transfusion of Human Corps Blood without Additives.Transfusion. 1964;4:112-7. www.anes.uab.edu. ...
*  Irish Blood Transfusion Service
"Irish Blood Transfusion Service - Irish Blood Group Type Frequency Distribution". Irish Blood Transfusion Service. Retrieved 7 ... The Service provides blood and blood products for humans. The service is the successor to the National Blood Transfusion ... In 1975 the Cork Blood Transfusion Service was amalgamated with the board, and in 1991 the Limerick Blood Transfusion Service ... was established in Ireland as the Blood Transfusion Service Board (BTSB) by the Blood Transfusion Service Board (Establishment ...
*  Blood transfusion in Sri Lanka
"Safe Blood for Saving Mothers". "History of Blood Transfusion Service in Sri Lanka". National Blood Transfusion Service of Sri ... Mobile blood donation programs were initiated with two mobile blood collection teams. In 1981, the NHSL's blood bank (then ... Blood transfusion was first performed in Sri Lanka in late 1950. It became more widely known to the public in 1959 after the ... blood was collected into glass bottles and collected blood was screened only for malaria and syphilis. Hospital-based blood ...
*  Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service
The Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) is the national blood, blood product and tissue provider. It makes up a ... Blood donation Blood transfusion James Blundell (physician) Emergency Hospital Service NHS Blood and Transplant - the ... Masson, Alastair (1993). History of the Blood Transfusion Service in Edinburgh. Edinburgh. p. 99. "Blood transfusion service to ... The Edinburgh Blood Transfusion Service (EBTS) was established in 1936 with Jack Copland as Organiser and Helen White as ...
*  International Society of Blood Transfusion
... which aims to promote the study of blood transfusion, and to spread the know-how about the manner in which blood transfusion ... Blood transfusion was a rather new therapeutic option, and therefore it was decided that transfusion-specific congresses should ... ISBT advocates standardisation and harmonisation in the field of blood transfusion. The other major impact on the transfusion ... The formation of the International Society of Blood Transfusion, or Societé International de Transfusion Sanguine, as it was ...
*  Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service
... responsible for collecting blood and providing a supply to hospitals in the country. An emergency Blood Transfusion Service was ... The Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (NIBTS) is an independent, special agency of the Department of Health in ... "History of the service". Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service. 2014. Retrieved 30 December 2014. Official website. ...
*  Jehovah's Witnesses and blood transfusions
Blood introduced directly into the veins circulates and functions as blood, not as nutrition. Hence, blood transfusion is a ... In 1945, the application of the doctrine on blood was expanded to prohibit blood transfusions of whole blood, whether ... This includes the use of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and blood plasma. Other fractions derived from blood are ... ingesting blood and that Christians should not accept blood transfusions or donate or store their own blood for transfusion. ...
*  Islami Bank Medical College
Pediatrics • Surgery • Cardiology • Psychiatry • Physical Medicine • Blood Transfusion • Gastroenterology • Orthopedic • ...
*  Anne Poor
Works from this time include Restraining Psychotic at Holding Station, Guam; Blood Transfusion; Dying Boy and Walking Wounded. ...
*  Giant platelet disorder
Blood Transfusion. 7 (4): 278-292. doi:10.2450/2009.0078-08. ISSN 1723-2007. PMC 2782805 . PMID 20011639. "Bernard-Soulier ... Platelet transfusion is the main treatment for people presenting with bleeding symptoms. There have been experiments with DDAVP ... Giant platelets cannot stick adequately to an injured blood vessel walls, resulting in abnormal bleeding when injured. Giant ... Abnormality of the abdomen, nosebleeds, heavy menstrual bleeding, purpura, too few platelets circulating in the blood, and ...
*  Jean-Baptiste Denys
He received two transfusions, and died after the second. In the winter of 1667, Denys administered transfusions of calf's blood ... It wasn't until after Karl Landsteiner's discovery of the four blood groups in 1902 that blood transfusions became safe and ... "The First Blood Transfusion?". Heart-valve-surgery.com. 2009-01-03. Retrieved 2010-02-09. "Red Gold . Innovators & Pioneers . ... Denys administered the first fully documented human blood transfusion on June 15, 1667. He transfused about twelve ounces of ...
*  Thrombocytopenia
Other blood thinners sometimes used in this setting include bivalirudin and fondaparinux. Platelet transfusions are not ... It is also important to ensure that the other blood cell types, such as red blood cells and white blood cells, are not also ... Smit-Sibinga, C. Th (2010-05-10). Neonatology and Blood Transfusion. Springer Science & Business Media. ISBN 9780387236001. ... Thrombocytopenia usually has no symptoms and is picked up on a routine full blood count (or complete blood count). Some ...
*  Paul Terasaki
Effect of blood transfusions on subsequent kidney transplants. Transplant Proc 1973; 4: 253-259. Terasaki PI, Cho YW, Cecka JM ... 1982). Blood transfusion and transplantation. New York: Grune & Stratton. ISBN 0-8089-1522-3. Retrieved 2008-12-13. Stuart ...
*  Pelican
The symbol of the Irish Blood Transfusion Service is a pelican, and for most of its existence the headquarters of the service ... "Irish Blood Transfusion Service". IBTS. Retrieved 13 June 2012. Rothwell, David (2006). Dictionary of Pub Names. London, United ... An older version of the myth is that the pelican used to kill its young then resurrect them with its blood, again analogous to ... The legends of self-wounding and the provision of blood may have arisen because of the impression a pelican sometimes gives ...
*  Mujibur Rahman (scientist)
... in hematology and blood transfusion from South and Southeast Asia. After returning from Glasgow, Rahman served as the blood ... He set up 30 blood transfusion centres during his time in public service. He became an honorary member of the World Health ... He set up the Blood Transfusion Society in Bangladesh and acted as its president. Rahman wrote six books. He published research ... He established the first blood transfusion center at the Institute of Post Graduate Medicine and Research (now Bangabandhu ...
*  OSF St. Joseph Medical Center
... the 1929 first blood transfusion; first successful radiation therapy in the 1940s; the 1990 first open heart surgery; and first ...
*  Chikungunya
2008). "The Chikungunya epidemic in Italy and its repercussion on the blood system". Blood Transfusion = Trasfusione Del Sangue ... RT-PCR can also be used to quantify the viral load in the blood. Using RT-PCR, diagnostic results can be available in one to ... Fever occurs with the onset of viremia, and the level of virus in the blood correlates with the intensity of symptoms in the ... Because high amounts of virus are present in the blood in the beginning of acute infection, the virus can be spread from a ...
*  Health Sciences Authority
As a WHO Collaborating Centre, the agency is an appointed Regional Quality Management Training Centre for Blood Transfusion ... The Blood Services Group is the national blood service of Singapore and is responsible for the adequacy and safety of the ... The framework covers the recruitment of voluntary non-remunerated blood donors, stringent blood donation screening criteria, a ... and Singapore Blood Transfusion Service. Today, the agency's professional knowledge, skills and competencies are housed in ...
*  Patrick Mollison
He was Director of the Medical Research Council's Blood Transfusion Research Unit (later the Experimental Haematology Unit), ... Blood transfusion in clinical medicine. Blackwell Scientific Publications. "Munks Roll Details for Patrick Loudon Mollison". ... Mollison, P; Loutit, J (1943). "Disodium-citrate-glucose mixture as a blood preservative". British Medical Journal (2): 744-745 ... the father of transfusion medicine'. Mollison was born on 17 March 1914, to Beatrice Marjorie, née Walker, and William Mayhew ...
*  Childbirth
Blood transfusion may be life saving. Rare sequelae include Hypopituitarism Sheehan's syndrome. The maternal mortality rate ( ... blood pressure(rarely taken on newborns in the pre-hospital setting) oxygen saturation, blood sugar, and EKG monitoring. They ... Hemorrhage, or heavy blood loss, is still the leading cause of death of birthing mothers in the world today, especially in the ... Heavy blood loss leads to hypovolemic shock, insufficient perfusion of vital organs and death if not rapidly treated. ...
*  West Nile fever
... or conjunctive exposure to infected blood. The US outbreak identified additional transmission methods through blood transfusion ... Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service. "West Nile virus". Mayo Clinic. Archived from the original on 26 October 2017. ... Rarely the virus is spread through blood transfusions, organ transplants, or from mother to baby during pregnancy, delivery, or ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2002). "Investigation of blood transfusion recipients with West Nile virus ...