(redirected from Packed Red Blood Cell Transfusions)
PRBCTPacked Red Blood Cell Transfusions
References in periodicals archive ?
Impact of allogenic packed red blood cell transfusion on nosocomial infection rates in the critically ill patient.
This analysis showed that among patients with a prior history of CVD and a prior MI, those with a decreased LV systolic function ([less than or equal to] 40%) had 1.51 (95% CI: 1.06-2.15) times the odds of developing a primary complication than patients with a LV systolic function >40% after adjusting for packed red blood cell transfusions and a prior history of CRI.
Packed red blood cell transfusions over three units was associated to increased risks of primary complications in patients with prior history of CVD.