This classic text aims to describe the scientific basis of all aspects of blood transfusion. It provides background information, advice and technical details for both researchers and clinicians, as well as a glossary of frequently used terms and abbreviations. This edition has been very extensively revised to take account of recent advances. "No person and no institution concerned with blood transfusion can afford to be without this book." (Clinical and Laboratory Haematology)
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New edition of a standard text. Discussion includes the effects of transfusion on the circulation and survival of transfused red cells, the results of transfusion in humans, and hemolytic disease of the newborn. Also described are the structure of red cell and platelet antigens, as well as those of the HLA system, and new methods relevant to immunohematology, including how to determine genotypes and preserve both red cells and platelets, and how to detect infectious donors and inactivate viruses in blood products. Contains a 145-page reference list, plus an extensive index and several appendices. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.About the Author:
Harvey Klein is Chief, Department of Transfusion Medicine, NIH Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Centre and pas-president of the American Association of Blood Banks. He is a recognized leader in defining transfusion medicine as a broader-based clinical and laboratory consultative subspecialty. Dr Klein has published widely, authoring or co-authoring more than 150 publications, including journal articles and book chapters on transfusion medicine in major textbooks on haematology, internal medicine, and blood banking. He is on the editorial boards of Transfusion and Transfusion Medicine Reviews.
Professor David Anstee is the Director of the Bristol Institute for Transfusion Sciences, as affiliated Institute of the University of Bristol which includes the International Blood Group Reference Laboratory, a World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre. He is also the Research co-ordinator for the National Blood Service in England and the current editor of the journal Transfusion Medicine.
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Book Description Blackwell Science Ltd, 1972. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007522884
Book Description Blackwell Science Ltd, 1972. Book Condition: Good. 5th. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96227715
Book Description Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, 1974. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Fifth Edition. Very thorough, 833 page, medical text on the use of blood transfusions and the numerous aspects of blood transfusion, within medical practice. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 079688
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