Massive transfusion: red blood cell to plasma and platelet unit ratios for resuscitation of massive hemorrhage

@article{Murphy2015MassiveTR,
  title={Massive transfusion: red blood cell to plasma and platelet unit ratios for resuscitation of massive hemorrhage},
  author={Colin Murphy and John R Hess},
  journal={Current Opinion in Hematology},
  year={2015},
  volume={22},
  pages={533–539}
}
Purpose of reviewThe aim of this short study is to review recently published data bearing on how to resuscitate massive uncontrolled hemorrhage. Recent findingsNew data inform our understanding of the mechanisms of the acute coagulopathy of trauma, the median time to death of trauma patients with uncontrolled hemorrhage, the effects of blood product composition on the coagulation capacity of infused resuscitation mixtures, the outcomes of patients resuscitated according to common massive… 

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