Tag Archive: transfusion

May 26 2015

Fresh Whole Blood Lowers Child Heart Surgery Exposure Risk

Infants and children who undergo heart surgery are better off receiving fresh whole blood transfusions from a single donor, compared to receiving component blood from multiple donors, according to new research from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/fresh-whole-blood-lowers-child-heart-surgery-exposure-risk/