26 minutes | Oct 15, 2020

Pediheart Podcast #136: Factors Associated With Blood Transfusion Around The Time Of Cardiac Catheterization

This week we enter the world of interventional catheterization to review an important and practical topic which is the notion of blood transfusions during or immediately after catheterization in children with congenital heart disease. We speak with Dr. R. Allen Ligon of Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in Hollywood, Florida about a recent work he authored while completing fellowship at Emory University. Are there factors that may help predict the need for blood at cath? Dr. Ligon shares his insights this week! doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2019.10.033
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