Perioperative Use of Erythropoietin
Tanya Petraszko, MD, FRCPC
Transfusion Medicine Fellow, Canadian Blood Services, Vancouver, British Columbia
Presented at Grand Rounds, Lion's Gate Hospital
27 minutes duration.
- Describe the therapeutic use of erythropoietin in the perioperative patient to reduce the need for blood transfusion
- Understand when and how to implement this therapy in an individual patient