transfusion medicine

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transfusion medicine

Blood banking A subspecialty of clinical pathology or internal medicine which is involved in Pt management through administration of blood cells and blood products including fresh-frozen plasma and cryoprecipitate; TM specialists are versant in relevant areas of hematology, immunology, infectious disease, both clinically and from a lab standpoint, participate in establishing standards for use of these products in a health care facility, and address the legal aspects of transfusions; in the US, the FDA and Am Assn of Blood Banks–AABB–set standards and provide guidelines in TM. See AABB, Transfusion criteria.
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Contract notice: Trace line application interfaces and software support as part of the national blood transfusion service transfusiology integrated it system.
A contract to form part of the contracting integrated Transfusiology system at national level, the MAK-SYSTEM International Group (established 10 AV de la Grande Armee 75017 Paris, France) developed by individual Trace Line application (hereinafter referred to as software) and interfaces (hereinafter referred to as interfaces) software aid.