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transfusion

the injection of blood, blood plasma, etc., into the blood vessels of a patient

transfusion

[tranz′fyü·zhən]
(medicine)
The administration of blood, or one of its components, as a part of treatment.
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5), (13), (14) Throm-boelastometric measurements have been shown to be predictive of the need for massive transfusion, 15 and thromboelastometry-guided therapy can help prevent massive transfusion and improve patient outcomes by guiding hemostatic therapy and avoiding unnecessary transfusions as well as the deleterious effects of allogeneic blood transfusions.
On average, more patients receive allogeneic blood transfusions during cardiac surgery than in other clinical settings.
Minimizing allogeneic blood transfusion in knee prosthesis.
A total of 11 studies comprising of 796 patients reported on the amount of allogeneic blood transfusion during the study period.
There was no difference in the ICU length of stay, incidence of blood-borne infections, and renal dysfunction between patients managed without allogeneic blood transfusions and those [who were] transfused," Raed Alalawi, M.
They found that autologous donation caused a significant decrease in the need for allogeneic blood transfusion (p < .
The clinical predictors of acute renal failure considered included patient's age, gender, co-morbidities such as diabetes mellitus and hypertension, preoperative serum creatinine concentrations, whether it was a re-do cardiac surgery, coronary artery bypass graft alone or with valve surgery, cardiopulmonary bypass time, aorta cross-clamp time, the status of the left ventricular function before surgery, urgency of the cardiac surgery, the total amount of allogeneic blood transfusion and the use of aprotinin during cardiopulmonary bypass.
A subsequent prospective randomized study in 1302 critically ill patients confirmed that weekly administration of 40,000 units of RHuEPO also reduced allogeneic blood transfusion and increased haemoglobin concentration (14).
However, studies have also consistently demonstrated a greater need for allogeneic blood transfusion in the simultaneous bilateral THA group.
Some major orthopedic surgical procedures, such as total joint arthroplasty and spinal fusion, are associated with significant blood loss as well as the need for allogeneic blood transfusions, despite preoperative autologous blood donation and re-transfusion.
Some orthopedic surgical procedures, such as total joint arthroplasty and spinal fusion are associated with significant blood loss; and the need for allogeneic blood transfusions, despite preoperative autologous blood donation and re-transfusion.
The effects of Trasylol use in CPB involves a reduction of inflammatory response which translates into a decreased need for allogeneic blood transfusions, reduced bleeding and decreased mediastinal re-exploration for bleeding.