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Title Modern blood banking & transfusion practices / [edited by] Denise Harmening.
Published Philadelphia : F.A. Davis, c2012.
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 Floor4  RM172 .M62 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 6th ed.
Description xvi, 648 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Note Rev. ed. of: Modern blood banking and transfusion practices / [edited by] Denise M. Harmening. c2005.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Red blood cell and platelet preservation: historical perspectives and current trends -- Basic genetics -- Fundamentals of immunology -- Concepts in molecular biology -- The antiglobulin test -- The ABO blood group system -- The Rh blood group system -- Blood group terminology and the other blood groups -- Detection and identification of antibodies -- Pretransfusion testing -- Overview of the routine blood bank laboratory -- Other technologies and automation -- Donor screening and component preparation -- Apheresis -- Transfusion therapy -- Adverse effects of blood transfusion -- Cellular therapy -- Transfusion-transmitted diseases -- Hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn (HDFN) -- Autoimmune hemolytic anemias -- The HLA system -- Relationship testing -- Quality management -- Utilization management -- Transfusion safety and federal regulatory requirements -- Laboratory information systems -- Medicolegal and ethical aspects of providing blood collection and transfusion services -- Tissue banking: a new role for the transfusion service.
Subject Blood banks.
Blood -- Transfusion.
Related Names Harmening, Denise.
Note Modern blood banking and transfusion practices
Related Titles Modern blood banking and transfusion practices.
ISBN 9780803626829
OCLC number 762374313