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In patients with a traumatic brain injury (TBI), neither the administration of the hormone erythropoietin (EPO) or maintaining a higher hemoglobin concentration through blood transfusion resulted in improved neurological outcome at 6 months.
NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the National Kidney Foundation, chronic kidney disease affects over 26 million adults in the U.S., and is caused by diabetes and high blood
BOULDER, Colo., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- People are individuals. They differ. Patients differ too.
Blood transfusions are one of the most common procedures patients receive in the hospital but the more red blood cells they receive, the greater their risk of infection.
Some babies diagnosed with and treated for a bone marrow failure disorder, called Diamond Blackfan Anemia, may actually be affected by a very rare anemia syndrome that has a different disease course and treatment.
Red blood cell (RBC) transfusions should be restricted to those individuals with severe anemia in patients with heart disease.
Despite increasing efforts to diagnose and treat anemia worldwide, there remains a surprisingly large global burden of the disease, particularly among young children and women.
Giving daily iron supplements to anemic primary-school–aged children can have cognitive and physical benefits.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).