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National comparative audit of the use of platelet transfusions in the UK.

Abstract:

The objective of this national audit was to examine the use of platelet transfusions against audit standards developed from national guidelines. Hospitals were asked to provide data on 40 consecutive patients receiving platelet transfusions (15 haematology patients, 10 cardiac, 10 critical care and five in other clinical specialties). One hundred and eighty-seven UK hospitals participated, including 168/263 (64%) hospitals in England. A total of 4421 patients receiving platelet transfusions w...

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Qureshi, H More by this author
Grant-Casey, J More by this author
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Volume:
14
Issue:
6
Pages:
509-513
Publication date:
2007-12-05
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EISSN:
1953-8022
ISSN:
1246-7820
URN:
uuid:07387f67-5bf1-49ef-a206-df93e5917a66
Source identifiers:
217971
Local pid:
pubs:217971

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