Ninety-six suspected transfusion related acute lung injury cases: investigation findings and clinical outcome.

@article{Win2007NinetysixST,
  title={Ninety-six suspected transfusion related acute lung injury cases: investigation findings and clinical outcome.},
  author={Nay yee Win and Edwin R. Massey and Geoffrey F. Lucas and Deborah A. Sage and Colin Gordon Brown and Ann G. Green and Marcela Perez Contreras and Cristina L{\'o}pez-May{\'a}n Navarrete},
  journal={Hematology},
  year={2007},
  volume={12 5},
  pages={
          461-9
        }
}
Transfusion related acute lung injury (TRALI) is one of the complications of blood transfusion and can result in major morbidity or mortality. The diagnosis depends upon the application of strict clinical criteria defining acute lung injury (ALI) and a temporal relationship to blood transfusion. We present the clinical and immunogenetic findings of 96 suspected TRALI cases investigated between 1996 and 2004. During this time period the national haemovigilance scheme (UK) defined TRALI as a… CONTINUE READING
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