Published in Hepatitis Weekly, July 24th, 2000
Legislation had been proposed before, but wasn't passed, said S. Luby and colleagues at Aga Khan University and other institutions in Karachi.
Of 37 randomly selected blood banks (of 87 in Karachi), 24 agreed to participate in the study. Staff were interviewed, facilities were inspected, and blood collection procedures were observed "using structured questionnaires and observation forms," the researchers explained ("Evaluation of blood bank...
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