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Blood transfusion is the process of transferring blood or blood-based products from one person into the circulatory system of another. Blood transfusions can be life-saving in some situations, such as massive blood loss due to trauma, or can be used to replace blood lost during surgery.
Study: Aspirin is not recommended for people who never had a heart attack or stroke

Study: Aspirin is not recommended for people who never had a heart attack or stroke

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system

High-risk surgical patients with severe aortic stenosis can benefit from new TAVR system

Study into skin collection of blood chemistry from babies aims to replace invasive blood tests

Study into skin collection of blood chemistry from babies aims to replace invasive blood tests

New clinical trial tests immunotherapy drug for prostate cancer patients on active surveillance

New clinical trial tests immunotherapy drug for prostate cancer patients on active surveillance

Researchers develop world's first blood incubator using laser technology

Researchers develop world's first blood incubator using laser technology

Study looks at outcomes of birth options after a previous cesarean section

Study looks at outcomes of birth options after a previous cesarean section

Ticks now carrying multiple diseases, says new study

Ticks now carrying multiple diseases, says new study

Papilloma viruses capable of spreading via blood

Papilloma viruses capable of spreading via blood

Newborn mouse model yields clues to cause of devastating gut disease in anemic preemies

Newborn mouse model yields clues to cause of devastating gut disease in anemic preemies

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

Study examines role of plastic exposure in irregular heart rhythms, arrhythmias

'Dual burden' of prematurity and serious maternal complications occurs in one of 270 births

'Dual burden' of prematurity and serious maternal complications occurs in one of 270 births

Living-donor liver transplant offers advantages over deceased-donor, research finds

Living-donor liver transplant offers advantages over deceased-donor, research finds

Dangerous brain parasite invades host cell, maintains steady nutrient supply

Dangerous brain parasite invades host cell, maintains steady nutrient supply

Better education and communication critical for increasing blood donation among minorities

Better education and communication critical for increasing blood donation among minorities

Scientists turn type A blood into universal type O, potentially doubling blood transfusion stocks

Scientists turn type A blood into universal type O, potentially doubling blood transfusion stocks

Receiving blood transfusion during liver cancer surgery has higher risk of recurrence and death

Receiving blood transfusion during liver cancer surgery has higher risk of recurrence and death

HORIBA Medical announces first multi-site installation of HELO modular automated hematology platform

HORIBA Medical announces first multi-site installation of HELO modular automated hematology platform

TTP partners with Quotient to transform transfusion diagnostics and beyond

TTP partners with Quotient to transform transfusion diagnostics and beyond

World’s first HIV-to-HIV kidney transplant with living donor succeeds

World’s first HIV-to-HIV kidney transplant with living donor succeeds

UTSA study documents war's casualty statistics, mortality trends and treatment advances

UTSA study documents war's casualty statistics, mortality trends and treatment advances