Massive blood transfusions post trauma in the elderly compared to younger patients.

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INTRODUCTION Older age and blood transfusion have both been independently associated with higher mortality post trauma and the combination is expected to be associated with catastrophic outcomes. Among patients who received a massive transfusion post trauma, we aimed to investigate mortality at hospital discharge of patients ≥65 years old and explore… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.injury.2014.01.016

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