Transfusions occur in a variety of settings; outpatient, emergency room, OR, pediatrics, adult, urban and rural. No matter what the setting, each transfusion is alike in that there are risks and it should not be entered into lightly. A transfusion is considered a liquid transplant.
In this module, the principles of transfusion will be addressed through the presentation of a case study.
Mainpro+ (National) This Self-Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 1 Mainpro+ credits.
Maintenance of Certification (Section 3)
This activity is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University.