What's New - July 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:

BC PBCO and CBS 13th Annual Education Session on Blood Transfusion Issues (27 Sept. 2013, Vancouver, BC) | Free Registration

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 July newsletter | BC PBCO

Global News

General

Canada

Bangladesh

Cameroon

China

Ireland

Saudi Arabia

UK

USA

Industry news

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Diseases in the news

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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:
Android | Blackberry | iPhone For further information contact Quality and Utilization Management Program Coordinator at PBCO
@transfusionnews (TraQ webmaster's personal Twitter account)
UK: 2012 SHOT Report2013 SHOT Symposium presentations9 deaths: 1 definitely caused by transfusion (TA-GvHD from non-irradiated IUT), 3 where transfusion contributed (hemolysis related to IVIg; TACO; HTR due to anti-Jka), and 5 where it possibly contributed (all TACO)
TraQ's July newsletterTM blog: Day tripper (Musings on HC's instructions to the jury on paid plasma)

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Journals, etc.

Free full text papers* 1 or more Canadian authors