Role of Hemoglobin/Hematocrit

Kristine J. Guleserian, Hae W. Kim, Bruce Pearce, Arkadiy Pitman, A. Gerson Greenburg

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAlternatives to Blood Transfusion in Transfusion Medicine
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages293-302
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)9781405163217
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 4 2010

Keywords

  • "optimal hemoglobin"
  • "transfusion trigger"
  • An alternative to hemoglobin concentration as the "transfusion trigger"
  • Individual patients and clinical conditions
  • Is the optimal hemoglobin the minimally acceptable hemoglobin?
  • Is there really a transfusion trigger?
  • Physiology of oxygen delivery
  • The "10/30 rule"

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this

Guleserian, K. J., Kim, H. W., Pearce, B., Pitman, A., & Greenburg, A. G. (2010). Role of Hemoglobin/Hematocrit. In Alternatives to Blood Transfusion in Transfusion Medicine: Second Edition (pp. 293-302). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444319583.ch24