Basic And Applied Concepts Of Blood Banking And Transfusion Practices

Paperback | October 25, 2012

byKathy D. Blaney, Paula R. HowardEditorKathy D. Blaney

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Using an easy-to-understand writing style, this text integrates immunohematology theory and application to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to be successful in blood banking. Problem-solving exercises and case studies help you develop a solid understanding of all areas of blood banking.

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Using an easy-to-understand writing style, this text integrates immunohematology theory and application to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to be successful in blood banking. Problem-solving exercises and case studies help you develop a solid understanding of all areas of blood banking.

Format:PaperbackDimensions:408 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:October 25, 2012Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323086632

ISBN - 13:9780323086639

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Table of Contents

Part I: Foundations: Basic Sciences and Reagents

  1. Immunology: Basic Principles and Applications in the Blood Bank
  2. Blood Banking Reagents
  3. Genetic Principles in Blood Banking
  4. Part II: Overview of the Major Blood Groups

  5. ABO and H Blood Group Systems and Secretor Status
  6. Rh Blood Group System
  7. Other Blood Group Systems
  8. Part III: Essentials of Pretransfusion Testing

  9. Antibody Detection and Identification
  10. Compatibility Testing
  11. Blood Bank Automation for Transfusion Services
  12. Part IV: Clinical Considerations in Immunohematology

  13. Adverse Complications of Transfusions
  14. Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn
  15. Part V: Blood Collection and Testing

  16. Donor Selection and Phlebotomy
  17. Testing of Donor Blood
  18. Part VI: Blood Component Preparation and Transfusion Therapy

  19. Blood Component Preparation and Therapy
  20. Transfusion Therapy in Selected Patients
  21. Part VII: Quality and Safety Issues

  22. Quality Assurance and Regulation in the Blood Bank and Safety

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Appendix A Answers to Study Questions

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