Seasonal blood shortages can be eliminated

  • Gilcher R
  • McCombs S
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This review is designed to help readers understand seasonal blood shortages and provide solutions through the use of technology that can increase the number of red blood cell units collected and the use of recruitment and marketing initiatives that appeal to the increasingly diverse donor base.

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  • Blood donor availability
  • Blood shortages
  • Donor recruitment initiatives
  • Reduction of blood group O transfusions

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  • Ronald O. Gilcher

  • Suzanne McCombs

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