Improving patient blood management in obstetrics
15 August 2018 01:30 - 02:30pm - Australia/Sydney
Suspected iron deficiency and anaemia remain a problem for pregnant women coming into delivery, and may lead to a red cell transfusion in the event of postpartum haemorrhage (PPH). The Australian Red Cross Blood Service collaborated with health services to conduct clinical practice improvement to support patient blood management initiatives.
Dr Cindy Flores, Patient Blood Management Education Coordinator, Department of Health and Human Services, Victoria and Australian Red Cross Blood Service.