Controversies in Cardiology - Transfusion

Controversies in Cardiology - Transfusion

Daniel Simon, MD, Jonathan Stamler, MD, and Edwin Avery, MD discuss the uncertainties of blood transfusion – often associated with major adverse cardiovascular events and a late mortality hazard in many observational studies.


Controversies in Cardiology
Controversies in Cardiology is a Q&A series featuring physicians with University Hospitals Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute. This series of discussions takes a closer look at some of the current hot topics in cardiovascular medicine and surgery, including clinical trials, new guidelines and the latest research findings and discoveries. Our experts examine the potential benefits and risks of these new innovations, and explore how they might impact patient care.


Video recorded and produced by University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, July 2015.

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