Transfusion complications in thalassemia patients: A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CME) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Erythrocyte Transfusion
  • Thalassemia

abstract

  • Hemosiderosis, transfusion reactions, and infections continue to be major problems in thalassemia. New pathogens were noted. National guidelines for RBC phenotyping and preparation are needed to decrease transfusion-related morbidity.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4410835

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/trf.12348

PubMed ID

  • 23889533

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 972

end page

  • 81; quiz 971

volume

  • 54

number

  • 4