Maximum surgical blood ordering schedule in a tertiary trauma center in northern India: A proposal

CONTEXT Over ordering of blood is a common practice in elective surgical practice. Considerable time and effort is spent on cross-matching for each patient undergoing a surgical procedure. AIMS The aim of this study was to compile and review the blood utilization for two key departments (Neurosurgery and Surgery) in a level 1 trauma center. A secondary… CONTINUE READING