Canterbury DHB


Blood Transfusion

This section was reviewed by Kirollos Kamel and Steve Gibbons in June 2019. The next review date is June 2022.

Irradiated Blood Products Alert Form, ref 5034

In This Section

Local Transfusion Services

Blood Transfusion

Blood Component Therapy and SCT

Platelet Transfusions

HLA Typing and Antibody Testing

Transfusion Reactions

Use of Anti-D

Intravenous Immunoglobulin (IVIG) and Evogam (S/C)

Treating Adults who Decline Blood Products (including Jehovah's Witnesses)

Therapeutic Plasmapheresis

Costs of NZBS Blood Products

Blood banking issues with Anti-CD38 and CD47 monoclonal antibodies

About this Canterbury DHB document (5342):

Document Owner:

Steve Gibbons (see Who's Who)

Last Reviewed:

June 2019

Next Review:

June 2022


Note: Only the electronic version is controlled. Once printed, this is no longer a controlled document. Disclaimer

Topic Code: 5342