Published in Blood Weekly, July 24th, 1995
"I personally believe, and I teach my surgical students, that white cell filtration should be a standard for all patients, for all surgical patients," stated Richard K. Spence, M.D., head of General Vascular Surgery and surgeon at Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center, Camden, New Jersey. "The practice of blood filtration minimizes transfusion risks and should be a priority for all patients."
Spence was addressing participants of a conference call focused on blood safety which was conducted June 20,...
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