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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.
New practice guideline includes recommendations for reducing blood loss during heart surgery

New practice guideline includes recommendations for reducing blood loss during heart surgery

Global blood centers join hands to develop more efficient, accurate blood typing technology

Global blood centers join hands to develop more efficient, accurate blood typing technology

Urgent action needed to address the shortage of hematologists in Africa, experts say

Urgent action needed to address the shortage of hematologists in Africa, experts say

Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

Oral TXA is equally efficacious at preventing blood loss in orthopedic surgery, interim study suggests

Horizontal transmission route is responsible for HTLV-1 uveitis

Horizontal transmission route is responsible for HTLV-1 uveitis

Increased use of tourniquets has improved patient survival in Los Angeles County

Increased use of tourniquets has improved patient survival in Los Angeles County

WHO calls for equitable treatment access and health services to everyone affected by Chagas disease

WHO calls for equitable treatment access and health services to everyone affected by Chagas disease

Study examines how obesity affected postpartum hemorrhage outcomes at a tertiary care center

Study examines how obesity affected postpartum hemorrhage outcomes at a tertiary care center

Exome sequencing sheds light on genetic causes of nonimmune hydrops fetalis

Exome sequencing sheds light on genetic causes of nonimmune hydrops fetalis

Intravenous iron therapy does not benefit anemic patients during surgery, study finds

Intravenous iron therapy does not benefit anemic patients during surgery, study finds

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

High-intensity focused ultrasound technology shows promising outcomes for prostate cancer

Restrictive blood transfusion strategy has no negative impact on anemic heart attack patients

Restrictive blood transfusion strategy has no negative impact on anemic heart attack patients

Natural controllers shed light on immunity mechanisms against hepatitis B

Natural controllers shed light on immunity mechanisms against hepatitis B

Study reveals impact of TP53 gene mutations on MDS severity

Study reveals impact of TP53 gene mutations on MDS severity

Study estimates the past and present burden of viral hepatitis through blood transfusions

Study estimates the past and present burden of viral hepatitis through blood transfusions

Essential and in danger: Coronavirus sickens, even kills public health workers

Essential and in danger: Coronavirus sickens, even kills public health workers

Likelihood of SARS-CoV-2 transmission may depend on blood type of spreader and recipient

Likelihood of SARS-CoV-2 transmission may depend on blood type of spreader and recipient

Fully automated chip can reliably determine blood type within minutes

Fully automated chip can reliably determine blood type within minutes

The second person cured from HIV goes public

The second person cured from HIV goes public

New HIV infections among gay and bisexual men in the UK fall by 71 percent

New HIV infections among gay and bisexual men in the UK fall by 71 percent