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Failure of bedside ABO testing is still the most common cause of incorrect blood transfusion in the Barcode era

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Ahrens, Norbert ; Pruss, Axel ; Kiesewetter, Holger ; Salama, Abdulgabar
Date of publication of this fulltext: 18 Jan 2022 05:33


Background and objectives. ABO-incompatible red blood cell (RBC) transfusions are a major risk in transfusion medicine. Identification of factors leading to this hazard is important to improve transfusion safety. Material and methods. All consecutive erroneous ABO-incompatible transfusions occurring from January 1997 to December 2004 at the Charité University Hospital in Berlin, Germany ...


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