Reducing unnecessary red blood cell transfusion in hospitalised patients.

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Date: Apr. 24, 2021
From: British Medical Journal(Vol. 373, Issue 8288)
Publisher: BMJ Publishing Group Ltd.
Document Type: Report
Length: 38 words

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The implementation of strategies to reduce the unnecessary use of red blood cell transfusion in hospitalized patients in the United Kingdom are discussed. Patient risk factors, comorbidities and preferences are important considerations for individualized assessment of transfusion appropriateness.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A666017990