What is bloodless medicine and surgery?
How is bloodless medicine & surgery done?
Understanding blood components and fractions
Cell salvage and hemodilution
History of bloodless medicine and surgery
This introductory module walks learners through the history of bloodless medicine and surgery and identifies key factors that led to the growth of the bloodless approach.
Bloodless medicine and surgery strategies
This module discusses the primary pillars of bloodless medicine and surgery and outlines strategies that ensure patient safety and well-being.
Legal and ethical considerations of bloodless medicine and surgery
This module discusses the legal and ethical considerations around the bloodless approach and identifies strategies that promote shared decision-making between healthcare providers and their patients.
Patient story: Bone marrow stem cell transplant for multiple myeloma
Joe Jackson received a stem cell transplant at MedStar Georgetown for his diagnosis of multiple myeloma.
Patient story: Bloodless medicine and surgery program
As a result of an automobile accident, Delores Metsopoulos was in a lot of pain and could not stand straight.
Patient story: I want to be heard and listened to
What Christine Stoddard thought was a stroke, turned out to be a subdural hematoma. She describes how grateful she is to the physicians who respected her beliefs and decision to have a bloodless surgery.
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Well-informed communication leads to optimal shared decision-making.
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