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Equation of Davies et al for Calculating the Required Red Blood Cell Transfusion Volume for a Child

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Davies et al used an equation to estimate the required volume of blood to be transfused into a child to achieve a desired increment in hemoglobin. The authors are from Bristol Royal Infirmary in England.

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