|[January 21, 2013]
Research and Markets: Practical Guide to Transfusion Medicine, 2nd Edition: Updated and Expanded To Provide Guidance in the Day-To-Day Clinical Aspects of Transfusing Blood
DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bxmsmx/practical_guide)
has announced the addition of the "Practical
Guide to Transfusion Medicine, 2nd Edition" book to their
Ideal for every student of clinical transfusion medicine, those who deal
with transfusing blood on a daily basis and need a handy reference, or
practitioners just looking for an informative resource on the subject
matter, Practical Guide to Transfusion Medicine, 2nd edition, has been
updated and expanded to provide guidance in the day-to-day clinical
aspects of transfusing blood. This is the book clinicians and nurses
wish they had in the wards, and emergency room or operating room doctors
wish they had in their residency and fellowsips.
Topics addressed in this edition:
- Indications for transfusion.
- Infectious and noninfectious adverse effects of transfusion.
- Transfusion alternatives.
- Blood group antigens and antibodies.
- Plasma derivatives.
- Transfusion in emergencies.
- Therapeutic apheresis.
- Transfusion service management.
- Special patient populations.
- Component administration.
Key Topics Covered:
1 Blood Component Preparation Marian Petrides, MD
2 Blood Component Storage Marian Petrides, MD
3 Pretransfusion Compatibility Testing Marian Petrides, MD
4 Carbohydrate Blood Group Antigens and Collections Laura Cooling, MD, MS
5 Polypeptide Blood Group Systems Laura Cooling, MD, MS
6 Administration of Blood Components Marian Petrides, MD
7 Adverse Effects of Transfusion Marian Petrides, MD
8 Indications for Transfusion Marian Petrides, MD
9 Autologous Blood Gary Stack, MD, PhD
10 Erythropoietin, Blood Substitutes, and Enzymatically Converted Red
Cells Marian Petrides, MD
11 Special Transfusion Situations Marian Petrides, MD
12 Transfusion Emergencies Gary Stack, MD, PhD
13 Plasma Derivatives and Recombinant Plasma Proteins Lanne Y Maes, MD
14 Therapeutic Apheresis Marian Petrides, MD
15 Managing a Hospital Transfusion Service: Role of the Medical Director
Gary Stack, MD, PhD
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bxmsmx/practical_guide
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