By Anna Wonnerth, MD - 20th Jan 2019 - Course previews

Handling urgent transfusions

When a patient needs a transufsion urgently, how do you proceed when you don't have time to check compatibility? In this video, you'll understand when blood components without full compatibility testing are given and what the implied risks are.

Confidently choose the right blood product for your patient at the right time with our Transfusion Medicine Essentials course. You'll master the administration of blood products, understand how blood typing works, when it's ok to skip some parts of the testing, how to deal with complications, blood group constellations in pregnancy and apply your knowledge to real-life patient cases. Start your free trial now!