Patterns of Adverse Transfusion Reactions in a Tertiary Care Centre of Rural Bengaluru, South India: A Step Towards Hemovigilance

Indrani Krishnappa, MVJ Medical College & Research Hospital, Bangalore, INDIA, Uma Bai K R, Raja Parthiban, MVJ Medical College & Research Hospital, Bangalore, INDIA, MVJ Medical College & Research Hospital, Bangalore, INDIA
2019 Annals of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine  
"Blood transfusion is like marriage: it should not be entered upon lightly, unadvisedly or wantonly or more often than is absolutely necessary." This statement from Robert Beal clearly indicates the necessity and potential risk of blood transfusion and thus the importance of "Hemovigilance".
doi:10.21276/apalm.2368 fatcat:fcgppfuyp5f4zgcye3a7ju7via