6 episodes

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood is a leading and trusted provider of transfusion education for health professionals.

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Australian Red Cross Lifeblood is a leading and trusted provider of transfusion education for health professionals.

    Pretransfusion testing

    Pretransfusion testing

    This podcast is all about getting pretransfusion testing right. Once the decision has been made to give a transfusion, we need to take some blood samples and order some tests. This podcast will detail everything that you need to know.

    Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) is a leading and trusted provider of transfusion education for health professionals.

    Visit transfusion.com.au for more information.

    • 26 min
    Transfusing platelets

    Transfusing platelets

    This podcast on transfusing platelets is bought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education team at Australian Red Cross Lifeblood.

    This podcast is all about platelets - what they are, what's in a bag of platelets, when to give a platelet transfusion, and the potential positive and negative consequences of a platelet transfusion.

    Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) is a leading and trusted provider of transfusion education for health professionals.

    Visit transfusion.com.au 

    • 32 min
    Neonatal and paediatric transfusions

    Neonatal and paediatric transfusions

    This podcast on neonatal and paediatric transfusions is brought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) team at Australian Red Cross Lifeblood.

    In this podcast, you'll hear from a parent of a young baby who has had transfusions, a thalassemia patient, a panel of health professionals including two doctors, a scientist and nurse.

    Visit transfusion.com.au for more information.

    • 29 min
    Transfusion reactions

    Transfusion reactions

    This podcast on transfusion reactions is brought to you by Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) as part of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood. It will discuss the recognition, diagnosis and management of a range of transfusion reactions.

    • 18 min
    Transfusion consent

    Transfusion consent

    This podcast on transfusion consent is brought to you by Transfusion Policy and Education as part of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood.

    It will cover three scenarios for transfusion consent - the single transfusion episode, long-term transfusions and transfusion with an unconscious patient who is unable to consent.

    • 15 min
    Transfusing red cells

    Transfusing red cells

    This podcast on transfusing red cells is brought to you by Transfusion Policy and Education as part of Australian Red Cross Lifeblood.

    It's the first in our series for 2018 where we'll cover a range of topics with different expert guests to improve your transfusion knowledge and practice.

    • 18 min

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