Quality and safety of fresh-frozen plasma inactivated and leucoreduced with the Theraflex methylene blue system including the Blueflex filter: 5 years' experience.

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The objective of this paper is to present 5 years' experience of pathogen inactivation of fresh-frozen plasma with the methylene blue system in a blood centre in Athens. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eight thousand and five hundred units treated by methylene blue and 54 435 untreated were issued for transfusion in four hospitals during… CONTINUE READING