bloodless surgery center

bloodless surgery center

Bloodless medical and surgical center Hospital practice A free-standing affiliate of a hospital, which offers a range of medical and surgical procedures that eliminate or markedly ↓ blood use. See Transfusion medicine. Cf Autologous transfusion.
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The vast benefits and advancing technology behind bloodless procedures, however, have prompted a substantial growth in bloodless surgery centers and programs, to the point where nearly 150 hospitals nationwide currently offer the option to their patients.
Many bloodless surgery centers are now using large volumes of plasma expanders and cell saver devices to enable surgical patients to avoid transfusions.