out-of-hospital transfusion

out-of-hospital transfusion

The transfusion of blood products in settings other than hospitals or hospital-affiliated outpatient medical or surgical facilities–eg,  a Pt's home, hemodialysis centers, physicians' offices, convalescent homes, surgery centers, community blood centers, and elsewhere. See Quality assurance, Quality improvement.
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Practical aspects of out-of-hospital transfusion. Am J Clin Pathol 1997; 107 (suppl 1): S64-S71.
Out-of-hospital transfusion: financial perspectives.
Legal considerations for out-of-hospital transfusions. In Fridey JL, Issitt LA, Kasprisin C, (eds).