What's New - August 2015 (By topic)

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UPDATES: BC PBCO manuals: See Resource Library below

TraQ's August newsletter

BC Ministry of Health:

UPDATE West Nile Virus Update #2015-3 (26 August 2015)

2015 Action Plan for WNV and the Blood Supply

 

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NEW TraQ's August newsletter

NEW TM blog: The early days (Musings on educating young TM professionals)

July's TM blog: Mommas, don't let your babies grow up to be hempaths (Musings on evolving TM careers)

@transfusionnews (TraQ webmaster's personal Twitter account)

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BC PBCO 2015 Updates:

TM Medical Policy Manual Table of Contents (March 2015)

6.2 Indications for Irradiation of Blood Components (Revised 2015-03-06)

Technical Operations Manual: Common Procedures - Other

OM.0001 Processing a Canadian Blood Services Lookback (v. 1.0, 2015-03-23)

NEW OM.0003 Notifying the Lookback Recipient’s Physician (v. 1.1, 2015-07-02)

OM.0004 Completing the Documentation and Reporting for a Canadian Blood Services Lookback Notification (v. 1.0, 2015-03-23)

OM.0005 Lookback Process Flowmap (v. 1.0, 2015-03-23)

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Free sample journal issues (Jan. 2015 unless indicated otherwise)

Transfusion (AABB) | Transfusion Medicine (BBTS): <Sample copy(Feb. 2014) | 2014 BBTS meeting abstracts

Transfusion Medicine ReviewsVox sanguinis (ISBT)

Abstracts of ISBT Regional Congress and conjoint BBTS Annual Conference, London, UK, June 27-July 1, 2015 (Vox Sang 2015 June;109 (S1):1-379. | Author index