JPAC Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee

Blood Component Transfusion

  • McQuilten ZK, Crighton G, Engelbrecht S, Gotmaker R, Brunskill SJ, Murphy MF, Wood EM.
    Transfusion interventions in critical bleeding requiring massive transfusion: a systematic review
    Transfusion Medicine Reviews 2015; 29(2):127-37.
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  • Hunt H, Stanworth S, Curry N, Woolley T, Cooper C, Ukoumunne O, Zhelev Z, Hyde C.
    Thromboelastography (TEG) and rotational thromboelastometry (ROTEM) for trauma induced coagulopathy in adult trauma patients with bleeding
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2015; (2):CD010438.
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  • Estcourt LJ, Pinchon D, Symington E, Kelly AM, Doree C, Brunskill S, Glidewell L, Stanworth S.
    Does bleeding affect patient-reported outcome measures in patients with myelodysplasia or hematologic malignancies: a systematic review.
    Transfusion 2014;(54): 1166–1179.
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  • Curry N, Hopewell S, Dorée C, Hyde C, Brohi K, Stanworth S.
    The acute management of trauma hemorrhage: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
    Critical Care 2011;1 5(2): R92.
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  • Curry N, Stanworth S, Hopewell S, Dorée C, Brohi K, Hyde C.
    Trauma-induced coagulopathy - a review of the systematic reviews: is there sufficient evidence to guide clinical transfusion practice?
    Transfusion Medicine Reviews 2011; 25(3): 217-231.e2.
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  • Hearnshaw S, Travis S, Murphy M.
    The role of blood transfusion in the management of upper and lower intestinal tract bleeding.
    Best Practice & Research Clinical Gastroenterology 2008; 22(2):355-371.
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