Literature Abstracts – Winter/Spring 2015

  • Evidence-based medicine: Save blood, save livesMedical-education
    24 | NATURE | VOL 520 | 2 APRIL 2015
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  • Allogeneic blood transfusion and the prognosis of gastric cancer patients: Systematic review and meta-analysis
    Int J Surg. 2015 Jan;13:102-10. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2014.11.044. Epub 2014
    Dec 6.
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  • The safety of intravenous iron preparations: systematic review and meta-analysis.
    Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Jan;90(1):12-23. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2014.10.007. Epub 2014 Oct 30.
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  • Effect on outcomes and exercise performance of anemia in patients with aortic stenosis who underwent transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
    Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 15;115(4):472-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.11.033. Epub 2014 Nov 29.
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  • Contemporary Bloodletting in Cardiac Surgical Care
    Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Mar;99(3):779-84. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.09.062. Epub 2015 Jan 9.
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  • Impact of More Restrictive Blood Transfusion Strategies on Clinical Outcomes: A Meta-analysis and Systematic Review
    Am J Med. 2014 Feb;127(2):124-131.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2013.09.017. Epub 2013 Oct 7.
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  • Health Care–Associated Infection After Red Blood Cell Transfusion A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    JAMA. 2014;311(13):1317-1326. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.2726.
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