9781632413864 t fc

ISBN : 9781632413864

Publisher :   haylemedical

Language :   English

Category :   Health Care

Publication Year :   2016

Price : USD 140.00

Description :  Blood is the carrier of oxygen, which is essential for all life forms and for practically carrying out all the biological processes. Blood transfusion is the transfer of blood from one person to another in case of a medical emergency like accident, injury or a disease causing reduction in optimum levels of blood. It is a lifesaving technique. Blood transfusion techniques have seen some advancement over the years. Now only those components are required for transfusions that are present in lower concentration than required. While understanding the long term perspectives of the topics, this book makes an effort in highlighting their impact as a modern tool for the growth of the discipline. It aims to assist those with a goal of delving deeper into the field of blood transfusion. This book, with its detailed analyses and data, will prove immensely beneficial to professionals and students involved in this area at various levels.

Author/Editor :  Martha Roper

Author's Description :  Martha Roper holds an MD and a PhD in hematology and immunology. She is an attending physician and a medical consultant. Her clinical and research interests lie in coagulopathies, venous thrombosis and blood disorders. She also serves as a visiting faculty in reputed universities across United States (University of California, Berkeley University of Washington and San Jose State University). Roper serves on the editorial board of medical journals and has numerous articles, journal papers and books in the field of hematology to her credit.