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anemia

Discussion in 'Step II' started by applemas, Mar 8, 2007.

  1. applemas

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    What's the emergency care for patients with severe anemia? Any idea? Where can i get info?
    Thanks
     
  2. Buckeye(OH)

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    Id guess packed red blood cells + epo
     
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    Epo is not an emergency treatment.
    Blood and blood products, or in a pinch, polyheme.
    I would try 5 minute emergency consult, Rosen, or Tintinelli for anything that pertains to "emergency".
     

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