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Abstract Number: 163

IMPLEMENTATION OF BLOOD UTILIZATION PROGRAM AT A COMMUNITY HOSPITAL

Background: Transfusion of packed red blood cells in the United States has more than doubled from 1997 to 2011; however, it is thought that greater than 50% of transfusions may be unnecessary. Numerous clinical trials [...]

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