Evaluation of dosed red blood cell units collected with Gambro BCT--TRIMA.

  title={Evaluation of dosed red blood cell units collected with Gambro BCT--TRIMA.},
  author={Mauro Valbonesi and Rosamaria Bruni and Gerolmina Florio and Alberto Zanella and Geert van Waeg},
  journal={Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis},
  volume={24 1},
The increasing need of collecting high quality blood components and of improving the overall productivity of a blood centre requires the utilisation of a new innovative process that combines high speed collection with an automated process and blood component tailoring to fit individual patient requirements. We collected dosed Red Blood Cell (dRBC) units on 64 donors, eligible as regular donors on the Gambro BCT TRIMA using the dRBC collection protocol. The collection target was set to 180 ml… CONTINUE READING