This session provides all you need to know about performing blood transfusion, from causes of anemia and hypoproteinemia to evaluating the need for transfusion through to transfusion logistics. Evaluation of the donor, collection options, and administration rates are included. Suggestions for “field” transfusions are provided for those situations where you’re not well-equipped for a transfusion in advance. A complete formulary for emergency drugs is included in the slide set and notes.
CE Credit Hours for Completion: 1 (RACE approved)