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Anaemia and transfusion

This topic is a part of the E-learning programme (ESCeL) on Acute Cardiovascular Care which offers a portfolio of 79 chapters among 11 sections.

Anaemia is frequently encountered in cardiac patients and has a negative impact on the outcome. This topic will provide a systematic approach to the anaemic cardiac patient with practical tools for the assessment and management of anaemia. Indications, potential benefits and detrimental effects of blood transfusion are also discussed here.

What’s inside?

3 courses on:

  • Introduction

  • Anaemia, Diagnosis, Assessment and Outcome

  • Management of Anaemia and Transfusion

Each course ends with a MCQs test.

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Course Co-ordinators

  • Dr Susanna Price
  • Dr Sofie Gevaert

Course Contributors

  • Dr Sneh Shah
  • Dr Shahanna Udin
  • Dr El Sayed Farag
  • Dr Sofie Gevaert