In a small study, approximately a third of kidney transplant recipients had anemia and half had persistent secondary hyperparathyroidism.
Treating iron deficiency in patients with chronic kidney disease may be necessary even in the absence of anemia, according to investigators.
The first generic version of Feraheme (ferumoxytol injection) has been made available by Sandoz.
COVID-19 severity at hospital admission predicts complications even in young adults and those without pre-existing health conditions.
Concerns over thromboembolic events and MACE risk were discussed during the meeting.
Some US blood centers have only a 1-day supply
Hospitals’ need for blood on the rise as they deal with many patients who delayed care due to the COVID-19 pandemic
The researchers explored the association of sex with outcomes among patients treated with ticagrelor monotherapy vs ticagrelor plus aspirin.
Nucleic acid testing of donor plasma minipools (MPs) indicates that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) RNAemia is infrequent.
While periodic, localized blood shortages are not uncommon, this shortage is ‘unprecedented in its scope’