The Las Vegas mass shooting: An analysis of blood component administration and blood bank donations

@article{Lozada2019TheLV,
  title={The Las Vegas mass shooting: An analysis of blood component administration and blood bank donations},
  author={M. James Lozada and Stephanie Cai and Marissa Li and Stephanie Lynne Davidson and Justin Nix and Glenn Ramsey},
  journal={Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery},
  year={2019},
  volume={86},
  pages={128–133}
}
BACKGROUND The deadliest mass shooting in modern United States history occurred on October 1, 2017, in Las Vegas, killing 58 and overwhelming hospitals with more than 600 injured. The scope of the tragedy offers insight into medical demands, which may help guide preparedness for future mass shooting incidents. METHODS Retrospective, deidentified, health care institution–provided data from all hospitals and blood banks providing care to Las Vegas shooting victims were gathered. Study authors… Expand
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