Patient Blood Management. Hans Gombotz и др.
Patient Blood Management (PBM) is an innovative clinical concept that aims to reduce the need forallogenic blood transfusions, cut health-care costs, and avert or correct the risk factors related toblood transfusion, thus minimizing the rate of side effects and complications. This comprehensivehands-on volume offers a three-point approach for the implementation of PBM to improve patientoutcome, focusing on how to prevent or treat anemia, reduce blood loss, and increase anemiatolerance. The book also goes beyond preoperative PBM, with detailed accounts of coagulationdisorder management and the administration of coagulation products and platelet concentrates.Special Features:Presents a clear three-pillar strategy for the application of PBM: diagnosis and treatment of anemia, reduction of peri-interventional blood loss, and optimization of the tolerance to anemia in the everyday clinical settingCovers issues such as PBM during surgery, requirements for modern transfusion medicine, ordering blood products, the role of pre-anesthesia clinics, benchmarking processes, and potential implications of PBM in the public health sectorOverview of research in PBM including landmark studies and current clinical trialsBoxes in each chapter highlighting key information, core statements, and summariesA multidisciplinary and international team of contributors experienced in PBMPatient Blood Management is a guide for clinicians and residents whose patients are at risk for anemia, coagulation disorders, or severe blood loss. Anesthesiologists, surgeons, and specialists involved in the use of blood and blood products can use the book for quick reference or to learn more about a leading-edge concept for optimizing patient safety and improving outcome.