A multifaceted strategy to reduce inappropriate use of frozen plasma transfusions in the intensive care unit.

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PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to determine the effect of a multifaceted behavior-change strategy on inappropriate use of frozen plasma (FP) transfusions in the intensive care unit (ICU). MATERIALS AND METHODS A prospective, time-series study was conducted in a 15-bed medical-surgical ICU in 3 phases: (1) baseline observation; (2) educational… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2011.02.005

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@article{Arnold2011AMS, title={A multifaceted strategy to reduce inappropriate use of frozen plasma transfusions in the intensive care unit.}, author={Donald M Arnold and François Lauzier and Heather Whittingham and Qi Zhou and Mark Andrew Crowther and Ellen M. McDonald and Deborah J Cook}, journal={Journal of critical care}, year={2011}, volume={26 6}, pages={636.e7-636.e13} }