TraQ Program of the BC PBCO

Friday, 22 June 2018

Case Study 04 - Discussion Part 2 - Answer (Question 3)

What are the rationales for why blood must be kept in a temperature-controlled environment and transfused within a specified time limit?

Blood must be kept in a temperature-controlled environment and transfused within a specified time limit in order to

  • ensure the efficacy of the blood component
  • prevent bacterial contamination
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