Comparison of Blood Transfusion Rates Before and After Implementation of a Quality Improvement Initiative for Transfusion Safety and Appropriateness

JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Jan 3;6(1):e2252253. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.52253.
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Plain language summary

This quality improvement study compares blood transfusion rates among patients at a single tertiary care hospital before and after the implementation of a transfusion training model completed by incoming resident physicians.

MeSH terms

  • Blood Transfusion*
  • Humans
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians'
  • Quality Improvement*