The efficacy of cell saver method in the surgical treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis


Akgul T., Dikici F., Ekinci M., Buget M., Polat G., Sar C.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.48, no.3, pp.303-306, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3944/aott.2014.13.0146
  • Journal Name: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.303-306
  • Keywords: Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, allogeneic blood transfusion, cell saver, erythrocyte replacement, DONATED AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD, TRANSFUSION REQUIREMENTS, INDUCED HYPOTENSION, FUSION SURGERY, SPINE SURGERY, SALVAGE
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The aim of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of the intraoperative blood salvage cell saver method for allogeneic blood transfusion in the surgical treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis with pedicle screw and rod combination.