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Risk Factors of Thompson et al for Large Volume Blood Transfusion Associated with Surgery for a Musculoskeletal Tumor

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General Surgery
Anesthesiology
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Thompson et al identified a number of risk factors associated with large volume blood transfusion in a patient undergoing surgery for a musculoskeletal tumor. These can help to identify a patient who have increased blood requirements prior to surgery. The authors are from St. Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne, University of Melbourne and Collaborative Centre for Clinical Epidemiology in Parkville, Australia.

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