Intraoperative blood loss in pediatric liver transplantation: analysis of preoperative risk factors.

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The relative contribution of 14 preoperative risk factors to a high intraoperative blood loss was studied in 95 consecutive first pediatric orthotopic liver transplantations (OLT). Patients were distributed in two groups according to red blood cell (RBC) requirements. Wide interindividual RBC requirements were observed (median, 79 mL/kg; range, 4-586). The… (More)

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@article{Ozier1995IntraoperativeBL, title={Intraoperative blood loss in pediatric liver transplantation: analysis of preoperative risk factors.}, author={Yves M Ozier and Brigitte Le Cam and Gilles Chatellier and Daniel Eyraud and Olivier Soubrane and Didier P Houssin and Christian Conseiller}, journal={Anesthesia and analgesia}, year={1995}, volume={81 6}, pages={1142-7} }