Modern Blood Banking & Transfusion Practices / Edition 6

Modern Blood Banking & Transfusion Practices / Edition 6

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by Denise M. Harmening
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803626827

ISBN-13: 9780803626829

Pub. Date: 07/09/2012

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

Thoroughly revised and updated, the 6th Edition of this popular text continues to set the standard for developing a comprehensive understanding of modern routine blood banking and transfusion practices. Building from a review of the basic sciences to the how and why of clinical practice, this text is the ideal guide to immunohematology and transfusion

Overview

Thoroughly revised and updated, the 6th Edition of this popular text continues to set the standard for developing a comprehensive understanding of modern routine blood banking and transfusion practices. Building from a review of the basic sciences to the how and why of clinical practice, this text is the ideal guide to immunohematology and transfusion practices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803626829
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
07/09/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
150,835
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

  1. Fundamental Concepts
    1. Red Blood Cell and Platelet Preservation: Historical Perspectives and Current Trends
    2. Basic Genetics
    3. Fundamentals of Immunology
    4. Concepts in Molecular Biology


  2. Blood Groups and Serological Testing
    1. The Antiglobulin Test
    2. The ABO Blood Group System
    3. The Rh Blood Group System
    4. Blood Group Terminology and the Other Blood Groups
    5. Detection and Identification of Antibodies
    6. Pretransfusion Testing
    7. Overview of the Routine Blood Bank Laboratory
    8. Other Technologies and Automation


  3. Transfusion Practice
    1. Donor Screening and Component Preparation
    2. Apheresis
    3. Transfusion Therapy
    4. Adverse Effects of Blood Transfusion
    5. Cellular Therapy
    6. Transfusion-Transmitted Diseases
    7. Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn (HDFN)
    8. Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemias


  4. Leukocyte Antigens and Parentage Testing
    1. The HLA System
    2. Relationship Testing


  5. Quality and Compliance Issues
    1. Quality Management
    2. Utilization Management
    3. Transfusion Safety and Federal Regulatory Requirements
    4. Laboratory Information Systems
    5. Medicolegal and Ethical Aspects of Providing Blood Collection and Transfusion Services


  6. Future Trends
    1. Tissue Banking: A New Role for the Transfusion Service




Appendices (Online at DavisPlus)

Polyagglutination

Procedures

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