Canterbury DHB

Context

Flowchart: Acute Bleeding in Patients who Decline Blood Products

 

Page-1 Consider iron, folic acid and potentially vitamin B12... Arrest bleeding Restrict phlebotomy Consider need for oxygen Treat... Intravenous fluids (may need to be warmed) Maximise oxygen... Identify source of bleeding and use interventions as... Supportive care Accelerate erythropoiesis Treat hypovolaemic shock Establish individual’s acceptability to different blood... Establish individual’s acceptability to different blood... Establish individual’s acceptability to different blood... Establish individual’s acceptability to different blood... Acute Bleeding Acute Bleeding Acute Bleeding

Adapted from [8].

About this Canterbury DHB document (47896):

Document Owner:

Julia Czuprynska and Richard Seigne (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

August 2014

Next Review:

August 2016

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Topic Code: 47896