Red Blood Cell Transfusion

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Abstract Number: 856

A SERIOUS ADVERSE EVENT OF RED BLOOD CELL TRANSFUSION: A CASE OF POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME (PRES)

Case Presentation: A 46-year-old woman with iron deficiency anemia presented with headache, right hand weakness, and “difficulty texting and folding clothes,” two weeks after being hospitalized for symptomatic anemia with shortness of breath and hemoglobin [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:58-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A SERIOUS ADVERSE EVENT OF RED BLOOD CELL TRANSFUSION: A CASE OF POSTERIOR REVERSIBLE ENCEPHALOPATHY SYNDROME (PRES)

Abstract Number: 175

CHARACTERIZING FATIGABILITY IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS WITH ANEMIA

Background: Fatigability describes how fatigued a patient is at any given level of activity, and is measured as the degree of fatigue a patient experiences after performing a specific amount of activity. The National Institute [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:56-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on CHARACTERIZING FATIGABILITY IN HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS WITH ANEMIA