Cardio Pulmonary Surgery Transfusion Maximums
No. of crossmatched units. The patient must be informed of autologous, directed, and non-directed homologous blood (Paul Gann Blood Safety Act 1990) and informed consent for transfusion obtained whenever the expected number of blood units for elective surgery >0 and the patient has contraindications for autologous donation.
Type and Antibody Screen
No specimen for Blood Bank
MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED UNITS OF BLOOD FOR ELECTIVE SURGERY
CARDIO PULMONARY SURGERY
Lung biopsy (open)
Pacemaker implant, removal or battery change