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So, if in doubt, take a senior surgeon, a cell saver
(if available), and be prepared.
Since this group of patients has a high risk of bleeding, we also recommend using blood salvage devices, such as the cell saver
that might reduce transfusion requirements.
The first prototype of cell saver
was constructed by Taswell and Wilson, and was used in the Mayo Clinic in 1968 [6, 7].
A 35-year-old man was scheduled for dural arteriovenous fistula resection for vascular malformation under general anesthesia and a cell saver
device was employed.
This strategy keeps costs down in the event of a less-than-expected yield of salvaged blood, while still allowing for easy availability of the Cell Saver
during emergency procedures.
A cell saver
machine was also used to recover, wash and filter the blood lost during the procedure.
Winifred asked questions such as how they dealt with significant blood loss and was told about the cell saver
used today Winifred described some of the Navy nurse training she received during WWII One nurse exclaimed, "We still do that today.
machine (for Open Heart), (d) an instrument to measure blood flow at transplanted veins, (e) a sterilization unit & (f) a cell saver
to preserve blood cells.
Blood cell saver
technique developed in 1992 reduced blood transfusion in AKU, intra and post operatively.
According to Haemonetics, a medical device company that focuses on blood processing systems, the Cell Saver
System "delivers moderate hematocrit [the volume percentage of red blood cells in blood] and helps to remove traces of undesirable components, such as free hemoglobin [the hemoglobin outside of the red blood cells].
Using the Haemonetics Cell Saver
5 in combination with the Pall RS LDF (Waters et al 2000) has been shown to remove all detectable amniotic fluid markers (fetal squames and phospholipid lamellar bodies) from blood salvaged at caesarean section.