These seven Clinical Recommendations along with Glossary and Appendices are developed to support clinical practitioners in providing and promoting safe and standardized blood transfusion practices, education, and training.

   
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Preface

Dec 2015

Recommendation 1 - Informed Consent and Authorized Prescribers Order

Dec 2015

Recommendation 2 - Patient Identification and Pre- Transfusion Blood Sample Labelling

Dec 2015

Recommendation 3 - Transport of Blood Components and Products within a Facility

 Dec 2015

Recommendation 4 - Patient Identification Prior to Initiation of Transfusion

 Dec 2015

Recommendation 5 - Initiation and Termination of Transfusion of Blood Components and Products

Dec 2015

Recommendation 6 - Patient Monitoring during the Transfusion Procedure

Dec 2015

Recommendation 7 - Identification and Management of Transfusion Reactions

Dec 2015

Glossary

Dec 2015

Appendix A - Visual Checklist

Dec 2015

Appendix B - Transfusion Reactions Chart

Dec 2015

Appendix C - Transfusion Reaction Form Guide

Dec 2015

 

This material has been developed by the PBCO in collaboration with the Nursing Resource Group. The information is intended to be customized by Health Authorities to complement their clinical education.