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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 10  |  Page : 151-153

Advisable - Disclosing/recording in consent the fact that the hospital/nursing home does not have its own in-house blood bank

 Suggested precautions
  1. Inform the patient/attendants specifically about lack of facilities, if any, at the time of admission. Record this fact in the medical records as well as consent. In case a surgery has to be performed and the hospital does not have its own blood bank, this fact must be specifically recorded ...

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