What's New - January 2013 (By topic)

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Index: TraQ & BC PBCO | Global News | Diseases | Industry News | Resource Library | Journals

Collaborating Sites: CSTM | Canada's TSOs | California Blood Bank Society

TraQ & BC PBCO:

Transfusion Reaction Education for BC Pathologists - Webinars now available (Inc. slides & Q&A section)

BC PBCO & BC Technical Resource Group: Transfusion Bits and Bytes (6 educational videos for medical laboratory technologists)

BC PBCO mobile web apps: BMI (Body Mass Index) Calculator and IVIG Dosing Calculator | Instructions:

TraQ's January newsletter | BC PBCO

Global News

General

Canada

* Also see TraQ's Canada News | International News

Australia

China / Hong Kong

UAE

UK

USA

Industry news

* Also see TraQ's Industry News

Diseases in the news

  • HIV - See Australia above
  • Bikmukhametov DA, Anokhin VA, Vinogradova AN, Triner WR, McNutt LA. Bias in medicine: a survey of medical student attitudes towards HIV-positive and marginalized patients in Russia, 2010. J Int AIDS Soc. 2012 Sep 27; 15(2): 17372. (Russia has significant HIV epidemic soon to escalate)
  • * See TraQ's 'Disease clearinghouses' in top menu

    Resource Library / Links

    Canada

    BC PBCO and BC TRG: Transfusion Bits and Bytes (6 educational videos for med lab technologists)

    BC PBCO mobile web apps: BMI (Body Mass Index) Calculator and IVIG Dosing Calculator | Instructions:

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    For further information contact Quality and Utilization Management Program Coordinator at PBCO

    @transfusionnews (TraQ webmaster's personal Twitter account)

    TraQ's January newsletter

    Video: 'Blood Detectives' Trailer |ASH's complete video library

    NEW Jan. TM blog: Do you believe in Omics? (Musings on genomics as the savior of pathology)

  • *See TraQ's Resource Library | Nursing resources | Literature clearinghouses | Links | Continuing education | Jobs | Video library

    Journals, etc.

    Free full text papers* 1 or more Canadian authors