[Postoperative autologous transfusion in primary hip arthroplasties].

100 patients who underwent primary, total hip arthroplasty were consecutively included in this study. Their postoperative sanguineous wound drainage was reinfused, and the purpose of the study was to evaluate if such reinfusion reduced the use of homologous blood. 100 patients who were operated immediately prior to the reinfusion group were used as a… CONTINUE READING