Published in Blood Weekly, February 24th, 1997
The combination also significantly decreased reliance on preoperative autologous donation, indicated Robert E. Blais, M.D., and colleagues, the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas ("Efficacy of Autotransfusion in Spine Surgery: Comparison of Autotransfusion Alone and with Hemodilution and Apheresis," Spine, December, 1996;21(23):2795-2800).
The blind, prospective study involved two groups of patients undergoing reconstructive spine...
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