Educational interventions encouraging appropriate use of blood transfusions.

@article{Abelow2017EducationalIE,
  title={Educational interventions encouraging appropriate use of blood transfusions.},
  author={Aryeh Abelow and Anat Gafter-Gvili and Boaz Tadmor and Meir Lahav and Daniel Shepshelovich},
  journal={Vox sanguinis},
  year={2017},
  volume={112 2},
  pages={150-155}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The integration of a restrictive packed red blood cells (PRBC) transfusion strategy into daily clinical practice presents a challenge. This study describes the effect of an intervention including educational presentations and computerized alerts on PRBC utilization at a tertiary hospital. MATERIALS AND METHODS During December… CONTINUE READING