Multimodality, Interdisciplinary, and Individualized Approach
Should all patients be optimized to the same preoperative hemoglobin level to avoid transfusion in primary knee arthroplasty?
Source: Vox Sang 2014;107(2):148-52.
Indexed: PubMed 24684514
Blood transfusion after primary total knee arthroplasty can be significantly minimised through a multimodal blood-loss prevention approach.
Source: Int Orthop 2014;38(2):347-54.
Indexed: PubMed 24318318
Effect of tranexamic acid on reducing postoperative blood loss in combined hypotensive epidural anesthesia and general anesthesia for total hip replacement.
Source: J Clin Anesth 2013;25(5):393-8.
Indexed: PubMed 23965206
The effect of a preoperative erythropoietin protocol as part of a multifaceted blood management program in daily clinical practice (CME).
Source: Transfusion 2013;53(9):1930-9.
Indexed: PubMed 23240859
Blood conservation techniques in spinal deformity surgery: a retrospective review of patients refusing blood transfusion.
Source: Spine 2008;33(21):2310-5.
Indexed: PubMed 18827697
Tranexamic acid reduces blood transfusion in total knee arthroplasty even when a blood conservation program is applied.
Source: Transfusion 2008;48(3):519-25.
Indexed: PubMed 18067499