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Commentaries on Recent Articles

The following links are commentaries on recent articles.

March 2018
Transfusion-associated circulatory overload in a pediatric intensive care unit: different incidences with different diagnostic criteria.

February 2018
Balanced Crystalloids versus Saline in Critically and Noncritically Ill Adults

January 2018
Use of the blood substitute HBOC-201 in critically ill patients during sickle crisis: a three-case series

December 2016
Liberal or restrictive fluid management during elective surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

November 2016
Effect of iron supplementation on iron stores and total body iron after whole blood donation

October 2016
Litton e et al: Intravenous iron or placebo for anemia in intensive care: the IRONMAN multicenter randomized blinded trial

June 2016
Red blood cells stored for 35 days or longer are associated with adverse outcomes in high-risk patients

May 2016
Tranexamic acid use and postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing total hip or knee arthroplasty in the united states: retrospective analysis of effectiveness and safety

April 2016
Preoperative platelet transfusions and perioperative red blood cell requirements in patients with thrombocytopenia undergoing noncardiac surgery

March 2016
Safety and efficacy of prothrombin complex concentrate as first-line treatment in bleeding after cardiac surgery​

February 2016
Exposure to ABO-nonidentical blood associated with increased in-hospital mortality in patients with group A blood

December 2015
Andexanet Alfa for the Reversal of Factor Xa Inhibitor Activity

October 2015
Blood Transfusion and 30-day Mortality in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease and Anemia

September 2015
Blood Transfusion and Adverse Surgical Outcomes: The Good and the Bad

June 2015
Clinical Outcomes Associated With RBC Transfusions in Critically Ill Children: A 1-Year Prospective

April 2015
RBC transfusion in pediatric patients supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation

March 2015
Postoperative blood transfusion strategy in frail, anemic elderly patients with hip fracture

February 2015
Review of the Nakayama Trial

February 2015
Characterizing the Epidemiology of Perioperative Transfusion-associated Circulatory Overload

January 2015
Impact of perioperative allogeneic red blood cell transfusion after liver resection

January 2015
Impact of blood transfusions in patients who underwent transcatheter aortic valve implantation

December 2014
Lower versus higher hemoglobin threshold for transfusion in septic shock.