The donor should appear to be in good health. Intoxication, either by alcohol or drugs, should be a reason for not accepting a donor (see Addiction & Drug Abuse in the A-Z Topics ).
A qualified clinical professional must assess disabled donors (see Disabled Donors in the A-Z Topics).
The skin at the venepuncture site should be free from disease.
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