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Videos

The documentaries below were designed for health-care professionals, social workers, and members of the judiciary. The scientific board and the faculty for the videos are internationally recognized non-Witness clinicians, ethicists, jurists, and educators.

 

Transfusion-Alternative Strategies​—Simple, Safe, Effective

Increasing concerns about cost, inventory, safety, and adverse outcomes associated with allogeneic blood transfusion have prompted worldwide interest in blood conservation. This award-winning video reviews the clinical strategies for avoiding transfusion in medicine and surgery. (30 minutes)

Transfusion-Alternative Health Care​—Meeting Patient Needs and Rights

This video explores the medical, ethical, economic, and legal issues associated with the use of transfusion-alternative strategies. It describes how bloodless medical and surgical techniques can, in a cost-effective manner, meet the needs of patients while respecting their autonomy and informed choice. (28 minutes)