Kan transfüzyonun ekonomik etkisi: Maliyet ve yarari{dotless} dengelemek

Translated title of the contribution: Economic impact of blood transfusions: Balancing cost and benefits

Tufan Oge, Cemil Hakan Kilic, Gokhan Sami Kilic

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Abstract

Blood transfusions may be lifesaving, but they inherit their own risks. Risk of transfusion to benefit is a delicate balance. In addition, blood product transfusions purchases are one of the largest line items among the hospital and laboratory charges. In this review, we aimed to discuss the transfusion strategies and share our transfusion protocol as well as the steps for hospitals to build-up a blood management program while all these factors weight in. Moreover, we evaluate the financial burden to the health care system.

Translated title of the contributionEconomic impact of blood transfusions: Balancing cost and benefits
Original languageTurkish
Pages (from-to)47-49
Number of pages3
JournalEurasian Journal of Medicine
Volume46
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2014

Keywords

  • Blood transfusion
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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