transfusion

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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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Given the potential for deleterious outcomes secondary to ABO incompatible transfusions, institutions should conduct a risk assessment of their patient identification and sample labeling processes and sample acceptance policies to identify opportunities to avoid WBIT occurrences.
Red cell, pretransfusion compatibility testing is performed to prevent incompatible transfusions that may result in immune-mediated, hemolytic transfusion reactions and to identify any patient whose fetus would be at risk for hemolytic disease of the newborn.
Precision Dynamics' Blood Band Wristbands minimize chances of incompatible transfusions due to wrong blood and/or wrong patient identification, thereby improving patient safety.