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2015-02-24 23:19:16

St. Joseph’s/Candler to utilize Accumen’s patient-centered blood management model SAN DIEGO, CA (PRWEB) February 23, 2015 St.

2014-11-10 23:05:28

Masimo Strategic Partnership Pursues Newest Methods for Improved Patient Care PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) November 10, 2014 Following an extensive clinical

2014-04-02 10:52:23

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.

2014-03-31 23:22:56

In an annual review by the Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network and Canadian Blood Services, the hospital was recognized for excellence in helping to manage the province's supply of

2013-01-25 10:30:45

Up to one-third of patients undergoing surgery in Ontario have a treatable form of anemia but are not optimally treated for it.

2012-12-26 12:49:22

When heart attack patients present in the emergency department with some degree of anemia, or anemic patients have a heart attack, physicians have a tendency, but not much guidance, about whether to provide a blood transfusion.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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