The controversy over the age of blood: what do the clinical trials really teach us?

Abstract

Red blood cell transfusions have been used in clinical practice for decades and represent the most common therapeutic procedure performed in hospitalised patients. Depending on the storage solution and national regulatory requirements, red blood cells can be stored in the refrigerator up to 42 days before transfusion. We reviewed five of the most recent… (More)
DOI: 10.2450/2017.0328-16

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@article{Belpulsi2017TheCO, title={The controversy over the age of blood: what do the clinical trials really teach us?}, author={Danamarie Belpulsi and Steven L. Spitalnik and Eldad A. Hod}, journal={Blood transfusion = Trasfusione del sangue}, year={2017}, volume={15 2}, pages={112-115} }