Red cell collection by apheresis technology.


To determine the feasibility of collecting 2 units (450 mL) of red cells per donation by apheresis technology, apheresis red cell collections were compared to whole-blood donations. Forty blood donors were equally divided between the two study arms on the basis of gender and iron supplementation (650 mg ferrous gluconate/day vs. no supplementation). During… (More)


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@article{Meyer1993RedCC, title={Red cell collection by apheresis technology.}, author={D. Meyer and Douglas C Bolgiano and Mary Sayers and T. Price and David Benson and Sherrill J. Slichter}, journal={Transfusion}, year={1993}, volume={33 10}, pages={819-24} }