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Bioethics and Law

Beneficence and Transfusion-Alternative Strategies

The patient-centric toolbox. (opens new window)

DeAnda A Jr, Balsam LB.

Source‎: J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015;150(5):e67-8.

Indexed‎: PubMed 26344682

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.08.019

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26344682 (opens new window)

How good patient blood management leads to excellent outcomes in Jehovah's Witness patients undergoing cardiac surgery. (opens new window)

Emmert MY, Salzberg SP, Theusinger OM, Felix C, Plass A, Hoerstrup SP, Falk V, Gruenenfelder J.

Source‎: Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 2011;12(2):183-8.

Indexed‎: PubMed 20829389

DOI‎: 10.1510/icvts.2010.242552

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20829389 (opens new window)

Experience of a network of transfusion coordinators for blood conservation (Ontario Transfusion Coordinators [ONTraC]). (opens new window)

Freedman J, Luke K, Escobar M, Vernich L, Chiavetta JA.

Source‎: Transfusion 2008;48(2):237-50.

Indexed‎: PubMed 18005329

DOI‎: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2007.01515.x

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18005329 (opens new window)

An audit of gynaecological procedures in Jehovah's Witnesses in an inner city hospital. (opens new window)

Massiah N, Abdelmagied A, Samuels D, Evans F, Okolo S, Yoong W.

Source‎: J Obstet Gynaecol 2006;26(2):149-51.

Indexed‎: PubMed 16483975

DOI‎: 10.1080/01443610500443592

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16483975 (opens new window)

Forum for debate: safety of allogeneic blood transfusion alternatives in the surgical/critically ill patient. [Foro de debate: seguridad de las alternativas a la transfusión alogénica en el paciente quirúrgico y/o crítico.] [English, Spanish] (opens new window)

Muñoz Gómez M, Bisbe Vives E, Basora Macaya M, García Erce JA, Gómez Luque A, Leal-Noval SR, Colomina MJ, Comin Colet J, Contreras Barbeta E, Cuenca Espiérrez J, Garcia de Lorenzo Y Mateos A, Gomollón García F, Izuel Ramí M, Moral García MV, Montoro Ronsano JB, Páramo Fernández JA, Pereira Saavedra A, Quintana Diaz M, Remacha Sevilla Á, Salinas Argente R, Sánchez Pérez C, Tirado Anglés G, Torrabadella de Reinoso P.

Source‎: Med Intensiva 2015;39(9):552-62.

Indexed‎: PubMed 26183121

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.medin.2015.05.006

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26183121 (opens new window)

Outcome of patients who refuse transfusion after cardiac surgery: a natural experiment with severe blood conservation. (opens new window)

Pattakos G, Koch CG, Brizzio ME, Batizy LH, Sabik JF 3rd, Blackstone EH, Lauer MS.

Source‎: Arch Intern Med 2012;172(15):1154-60.

Indexed‎: PubMed 22751620

DOI‎: 10.1001/archinternmed.2012.2449

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22751620 (opens new window)

Impact of a blood conservation program on 30-day morbidity and mortality: a cohort study. (opens new window)

Ramanan B, Burns TL, Sugimoto JT, Forse RA.

Source‎: J Surg Res 2014;187(1):343-9.

Indexed‎: PubMed 24189177

DOI‎: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.10.005

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24189177 (opens new window)

Alternatives to blood transfusion. (opens new window)

Spahn DR, Goodnough LT.

Source‎: Lancet 2013;381(9880):1855-65.

Indexed‎: PubMed 23706802

DOI‎: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60808-9

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23706802 (opens new window)