Members Login

  • PBM Reference Library
  • PBM EZINE
  • Algorithms
  • Member Directory
  • Order Sets
  • PBMP Business Plans

Commentaries on Recent Articles

The following links are commentaries on recent articles.

2/28/17
Reducing Liberal Red Blood Cell Transfusions at an Academic Medical Center

12/21/16
Liberal or restrictive fluid management during elective surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

11/21/16
Effect of iron supplementation on iron stores and total body iron after whole blood donation

10/21/16
Litton e et al: Intravenous iron or placebo for anemia in intensive care: the IRONMAN multicenter randomized blinded trial

6/20/16
Red blood cells stored for 35 days or longer are associated with adverse outcomes in high-risk patients

5/31/16
Tranexamic acid use and postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing total hip or knee arthroplasty in the united states: retrospective analysis of effectiveness and safety

4/27/16
Preoperative platelet transfusions and perioperative red blood cell requirements in patients with thrombocytopenia undergoing noncardiac surgery

3/10/16
Safety and efficacy of prothrombin complex concentrate as first-line treatment in bleeding after cardiac surgery​

2/20/16
Exposure to ABO-nonidentical blood associated with increased in-hospital mortality in patients with group A blood

12/08/2015
Andexanet Alfa for the Reversal of Factor Xa Inhibitor Activity

10/14/2015
Blood Transfusion and 30-day Mortality in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease and Anemia

9/01/2015
Blood Transfusion and Adverse Surgical Outcomes: The Good and the Bad

6/01/2015
Clinical Outcomes Associated With RBC Transfusions in Critically Ill Children: A 1-Year Prospective

4/01/2015
RBC transfusion in pediatric patients supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation

3/02/2015
Postoperative blood transfusion strategy in frail, anemic elderly patients with hip fracture

2/02/2015
Review of the Nakayama Trial

2/02/2015
Characterizing the Epidemiology of Perioperative Transfusion-associated Circulatory Overload

1/12/2015
Impact of perioperative allogeneic red blood cell transfusion after liver resection

1/12/2015
Impact of blood transfusions in patients who underwent transcatheter aortic valve implantation

12/2/2014
Lower versus higher hemoglobin threshold for transfusion in septic shock.