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Platelet transfusion thresholds in premature neonates (PlaNeT-2 trial)

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Clinical Question: Does transfusing platelets to preterm infants (< 34 weeks) at a higher platelet count threshold count (< 50 x 109 /L) reduce the risk of major bleeding or death compared to only transfusing platelets when the platelet count drops below 25 x 109 /L.

Evidence From Trial: Preterm infants with a low platelet count who were transfused platelets at the higher platelet count threshold had a higher risk of dying or having a major b...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/tme.12587

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
RDM Clinical Laboratory Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4309-9162
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Transfusion Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
29
Issue:
1
Pages:
20-22
Publication date:
2019-03-11
Acceptance date:
2019-02-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1365-3148
ISSN:
0958-7578
Pmid:
30859640
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:983483
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uuid:e989c7ff-1900-41af-a0fa-c54d316bd132
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pubs:983483
Source identifiers:
983483
Deposit date:
2019-11-15

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