Chapter 16. Cell Salvage

  1. Petra Seeber MD1 and
  2. Aryeh Shander MD, FCCM, FCCP Chief2,3

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692233.ch16

Basics of Blood Management

Basics of Blood Management

How to Cite

Seeber, P. and Shander, A. (2008) Cell Salvage, in Basics of Blood Management, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692233.ch16

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management, Emergency Medicine, HELIOS Klinik Blankenhain, Wirthstr. 5, 99444 Blankenhain, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Pain Management and Hyperbaric Medicine, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, 350 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ 07631

  3. 3

    Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine and Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JUN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405151313

Online ISBN: 9780470692233

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Keywords:

  • cell salvage;
  • blood vessel;
  • transfusion;
  • distilled water;
  • neurosurgery

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Objectives of This Chapter

  • Definitions

  • A Brief Look at History

  • Introduction

  • Cell savers-from basic to Sophisticated

  • Blood Quality After Cell Salvage

  • Advantages of Cell Salvage

  • Practical Considerations for Cell Salvage with a Washing Step

  • Risks and Side Effects of Cell Salvage

  • Concerns: How to Overcome Contraindications

  • Indications for Cell Salvage

  • Key Points

  • Questions for Review

  • Suggestions for Further Research

  • Exercises and Practice Cases

  • Homework

  • References