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Indications and Effects of Plasma Transfusions in Critically Ill Children

Published inAmerican journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, vol. 191, no. 12, p. 1395-1402
Publication date2015
Abstract

Plasma transfusions are frequently prescribed for critically ill children, although their indications lack a strong evidence base. Plasma transfusions are largely driven by physician conceptions of need, and these are poorly documented in pediatric intensive care patients.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Blood Component Transfusion/statistics & numerical data
  • Canada
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Critical Care/statistics & numerical data
  • Critical Illness
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Europe
  • Female
  • Hemorrhage/therapy
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Intensive Care Units, Pediatric/statistics & numerical data
  • International Normalized Ratio/statistics & numerical data
  • Male
  • Partial Thromboplastin Time/statistics & numerical data
Citation (ISO format)
KARAM, Oliver Laurent et al. Indications and Effects of Plasma Transfusions in Critically Ill Children. In: American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine, 2015, vol. 191, n° 12, p. 1395–1402. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201503-0450OC
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ISSN of the journal1073-449X
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