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Optimization of RBC Transfusion Practices

The de novo systematic review synthesizing the current literature in the area, concentrating on all behavior modification interventions targeting RBC transfusion practices, is useful as healthcare organizations respond to meet recent RBC transfusion guideline recommendations.

The objective of this study was to determine the effectiveness of behavior modification interventions that change RBC transfusion practices, specifically, the effects of interventions on the proportion of patients transfused, as well as patient and healthcare system outcomes.

Students Recommend To Update Listeriosis Guidelines For Safer Pregnancy

In an effort to sustain and educate the next generation of food safety experts in the United States, Dr. Bob Buchanan of the University of Maryland has served as a scientific mentor to a pair of academically accelerated high school students who are challenging the current food avoidance recommendations for pregnant women as established by the CDC and ACOG