allogeneic blood transfusion


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Related to allogeneic blood transfusion: Autologous blood transfusion

allogeneic blood transfusion

Abbreviation: ABT
Transfusion of blood cells from one person to another.
See also: transfusion
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Although in cardiac surgery patient long-term survival is negatively affected by allogeneic blood transfusions, as compared to non-transfused patients (39), the long-term effects of allogeneic leukocytes in RBCs after cardiac surgery are not known and require further study.
Carless PA, Henry DA, Moxey AJ, O'Connell D, Brown T, Fergusson DA 2010 Cell salvage for minimising perioperative allogeneic blood transfusion Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Issue 3.
Allogeneic blood transfusion (ABT) is the most common and accepted method of blood transfusion.
5), (13), (16), (17) In addition to primary acquisition costs of the blood products, activity-based WAS of blood transfusion and secondary costs of complications related to allogeneic blood transfusion have to be considered.
Other outcomes were incidence of acute renal failure (as defined by the original study), total blood loss during the study period, proportion of patients requiring allogeneic blood transfusion, volume of blood transfused (assuming one unit = 300 ml), incidence of allergic reactions and length of hospital stay.
It is worth noting that autologous transfusion is costly, presents several logistical problems and is not without some of the risks associated with allogeneic blood transfusion, including the risk of incompatible transfusion.
SEATTLE -- Severely anemic critically ill patients can be managed without allogeneic blood transfusion with no worsening of their outcomes in terms of morbidity or mortality, results from a single-site study have found.
A meta-analysis of the effectiveness of cell salvage to minimize perioperative allogeneic blood transfusion in cardiac and orthopedic surgery.
Modern medical research has shown that allogeneic blood transfusion has a risk.