- Indications for early fresh frozen plasma, cryoprecipitate, and platelet transfusion in traumaLloyd Ketchum
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, MCR, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910, USA
J Trauma 60:S51-8. 2006..Guidelines for the use of non-RBC blood components in the early phase of trauma resuscitation are largely based on extensions of expert recommendations for general surgery...
- An evaluation of the impact of apheresis platelets used in the setting of massively transfused trauma patientsJeremy G Perkins
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
J Trauma 66:S77-84; discussion S84-5. 2009..Plasma is increasingly recognized as a critical component, though less is known about appropriate ratios of platelets. Combat casualties managed at the busiest combat hospital in Iraq provided an opportunity to examine this question...