Comprehensive Review of Blood Banking: The Oakstone Institute Clinical Update

    After completing the Comprehensive Review of Blood Banking, you should be better able to:
    • Describe the blood components obtained and processed at blood center collection facilities
    • Recognize the clinically significant blood groups and how to test for their presence (group, typing, antibody screen, antibody identification)
    • Identify the many adverse reactions that can occur with blood transfusion
    • Apply guidelines for transfusion of the products using evidence-based criteria
    • Discuss blood components, how they are collected, processed and used appropriately
    • Apply the most updated knowledge and molecular techniques in daily practice
    Topics covered in Comprehensive Review of Blood Banking include: blood banking, blood components, blood groups, typing, antibody screen, antibody identification, adverse reactions, blood transfusion, molecular techniques and many others.
    Target Audience: Pathology residents, cytopathology

    • Cost: $795 - $895
    • Credit hours: 13
    • CME credits awarded by: Oakstone Publishing, LLC.
    • Format: On-Demand Online, Online Video
    • Material last updated: August 1, 2015
    • Expiration of CME credit: August 1st, 2018