Errors during intraoperative cell salvage because of inappropriate wash solutions.

Department of General Anesthesiology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA.
Anesthesia & Analgesia (Impact Factor: 3.3). 01/2002; 93(6):1483-5, table of contents. DOI: 10.1097/00000539-200112000-00027
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ABSTRACT IMPLICATIONS: Two case reports illustrate errors that can occur during intraoperative red blood cell salvage and emphasize the need for standardized procedures and quality improvement processes for this intervention.

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