What's New - November 2013 (By topic)

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

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

BC PBCO

Update:Reporting Final Results of a Transfusion Reaction to External Agencies - Job Aid TR 0007JA (v 1.1, Aug. 1, 2013)

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:

Android | Blackberry | iPhone

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

NEW: TraQ's November newsletter

Global News

General

Canada

Australia

India

  • State to initiate blood on call scheme (29 Nov. 2013)
    • Instead of running around to arrange blood for transfusion, patients can get blood through a dedicated helpline with blood transported by motorcycle to hospitals

Iran

Japan

NZ

UK

USA

Vietnam

Industry news

* See TraQ's Industry News

Diseases in the news

Resource Library / Links

Canada

Update: Reporting Final Results of a Transfusion Reaction to External Agencies - Job Aid TR 0007JA (v 1.1, Aug. 1, 2013)

BC Serology Interest Group: Passing the Serology Torch videos (11 videos ranging from~20 to 60 mins. | Completion of BloodTechNet project)

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)
NEW TraQ's November newsletter
NEW TM blog: Lest we forget (Musings on accountability of national blood suppliers)

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Journals, etc.
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