Articles in "massive transfusion protocol"

Transfuse Plasma, Platelets and Red Blood Cells in a 1:1:1 Ratio in Severely Injured Trauma Patients

by Joseph Esherick, M.D., FAAFP, FHM

The PROPPR trial showed that a 1:1:1 ratio is superior to a 1:1:2 ratio for severely injured trauma patients with less exsanguination, improved hemostasis and a trend towards improved mortality.