New Study Suggests No Difference in Mortality Rate in Two Different Transfusion Ratios

From the study published in the Journal of the American Medicine Association: Among patients with severe trauma and major bleeding, early administration of plasma, platelets, and red blood cells in a 1:1:1 ratio compared with a 1:1:2 ratio did not result in significant differences in mortality at 24 hours or at 30 days. However, more patients in the 1:1:1 group achieved hemostasis and fewer experienced death due to exsanguination by 24 hours.”

You can read the NIH press release here.

You can read the abstract for the study here.

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