Chapter 35. Blood Substitutes

  1. Michael F. Murphy MD, FRCP, FRCPath Professor Consultant Haematologist2,3 and
  2. Derwood H. Pamphilon MD, MRCPCH, FRCP, FRCPath Consultant Haematologist Honorary Clinical Reader4,5
  1. Chris V. Prowse MA, DPhil, FRCPath Research Director1 and
  2. David J. Roberts DPhil, MRCP, FRCPath Professor of Haematology2,3

Published Online: 5 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444311761.ch35

Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition

Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition

How to Cite

Prowse, C. V. and Roberts, D. J. (2009) Blood Substitutes, in Practical Transfusion Medicine, Third Edition (eds M. F. Murphy and D. H. Pamphilon), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444311761.ch35

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  2. 3

    NHS Blood and Transplant and Department of Haematology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

  3. 4

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Bristol, UK

  4. 5

    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    National Science Laboratory, Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

  2. 2

    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    NHS Blood and Transplant and Department of Haematology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 14 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181969

Online ISBN: 9781444311761

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Keywords:

  • collection and processing of blood;
  • 1-deamino-8-D-arginine vasopressin (DDAVP);
  • red cell substitutes;
  • acute haemorraghic shock;
  • recombinant haemoglobin;
  • polymerised haemoglobin;
  • conjugated haemoglobin;
  • artificial red blood cells;
  • artificial erythrocytes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Red cell substitutes

  • Platelet substitutes

  • Summary

  • Key points

  • Further reading