This topic will focus on the practical side of transfusion including the storage, transport and safe administration of blood products.

Correct identification of recipients and products will also be addressed.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the principles of storage and transport of blood and blood products.
  • Understand the principles and practice of patient identification.
  • Understand the principles and practice of blood unit identification.
  • Know the core principles of safe blood administration.

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