Hematology Information Center
Heat-stable carbetocin — an analog of oxytocin — was found to be noninferior to oxytocin in preventing hemorrhage associated with vaginal birth and may be beneficial in low- and middle-income countries.
While all blood types are needed, type O negative and positive are especially crucial.
Blood transfusion from female donors with history of pregnancy linked to increased mortality risk in men
Males who receive a blood transfusion from an ever-pregnant female donor have an increased mortality risk compared with those who receive a transfusion from a male donor or never-pregnant female.
After 10 years of low-dose CT screening in patients, 1.5 lung cancers and 2.4 major cancers per 10,000 people screened were induced by radiation.
A 65-year-old Hispanic man presents to the emergency department via EMS after an unwitnessed fall from a presumed standing height.