Comparison of techniques of autotransfusion

Surgery. 1978 Nov;84(5):700-2.


At least nine different autotransfusion devices have been evaluated experimentally or clinically. Each has its advantages and disadvantages. The major problems involve concepts of extracorporeal anticoagulation and the logistics of operating the equipment.

Publication types

  • Comparative Study

MeSH terms

  • Blood Transfusion, Autologous / instrumentation
  • Blood Transfusion, Autologous / methods*
  • Humans