Implementation of a Blood-Saving Program in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit to Reduce Diagnostic Blood Loss.

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Summary of "Implementation of a Blood-Saving Program in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit to Reduce Diagnostic Blood Loss."

We aimed to reduce blood loss in the pediatric critical care unit (PICU) due to blood sampling in neonates and infants. Therefore, an educational program for our staff was established and evaluated.


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Name: Klinische Padiatrie
ISSN: 1439-3824


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Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.

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