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February 25, 2010 · Leave a Comment

Some Cardiac Surgery Patients May Do Better With Female Donor Plasma for Transfusions

By Kelley Luckstein Kelley Luckstein (@KelleyLuckstein)

Cardiac surgery patients may do better if they receive plasma for transfusions from female donors rather than from male donors, according to a new study published online February 11 in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.   In 2006, the AABB (formerly the American Association of Blood Banks) recommended that plasma for transfusions should […]

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