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Agreed Blood Ordering Schedule for Surgery

This document gives advice on the requirement for group and save or crossmatch requests for different surgical operations.

If you feel your patient has a requirement for crossmatched blood to be on standby outside of the advice given please state the reason clearly on the crossmatch request form.

Please refer to the Transfusion Policy for advice on sample validity and urgent requests.


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