Autologous transfusion in obstetrics.

  title={Autologous transfusion in obstetrics.},
  author={Mavis Yeo and Hiok Hee Tan and L C Choa and Ysc Ong and P C Liauw},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={40 10},
AIM OF STUDY To assess the safety of blood collection for autologous transfusion in pregnant women and the effects of the procedure on the fetus. METHOD Prospective study involving obstetric patients undergoing elective lower segment Caesarean section (LSCS) between 1993 and 1994 were recruited for autologous transfusion. Continuous cardiotocograph monitoring was carried out throughout the duration of the procedure and the fetal haemodynamics was studied before and after by doppler blood flow… CONTINUE READING

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