Day 4: Patient Blood Management, Conservation & Complex Hemostasis

The content on this page is specific for 2019-2020 Transfusion Camp. Content for 2020-2021 will start being updated approximately one month ahead of the live event held in Toronto. See General Information Schedules and Locations document for live event dates.

Reminder:

  • Materials and YouTube links must not be used or distributed outside of Transfusion Camp without the consent of the Transfusion Camp organizers.
  • Materials are ​provided for educational purposes only. They are not intended to be a substitute for the advice of a physician and should be assessed in the context of the applicable medic​al, legal and ethical requirements in any individual case.

Day 4 Overview

  • Pre-operative Patient Blood Management (Dr. Yulia Lin)
  • Intra-op Patient Blood Management: Tranexamic Acid; Salvage and Triggers (Dr. Keyvan Karkouti)
  • Congenital Coag – VWD, Hemophilia (Dr. Michelle Sholzberg)
  • Reversal of antiplatelets & direct anticoagulants (Dr. Carolyne Elbaz)
  • Seminar 4A: Patient Blood Management (Dr. Yulia Lin)
  • Seminar 4B: Advanced Hemostasis Testing & Management (Dr. Nadine Shehata)

Note that breaks are included throughout the day. See General Information Program Brochure document for detailed agenda. Depending on your location, the event may provide refreshments and lunch. See General Information Schedules and Locations document for information.

Pre-readings    

Please get ready for Transfusion Camp by reading these publications (typically posted 1 week prior to the live event).

1.     Black L, Selby R, Brnjac E, Lin Y, Elbaz C, James P, et al. Bloody easy: Coagulations simplified. 2th ed. Ontario Regional Blood Coordinating Network;2019. 24p.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_1_black2019.pdf

2.     BC Emergency Blood Management Committee, BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Network, Vancouver Coastal Health. Pandemic preparedness. Blood shortages during COVID-19: YOU can make a difference. 2020.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_2_covid-192020.pdf

3.     Choosing Wisely Canada. Why give 2 and when 1 will do? 2020.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_3_cwc2020.pdf

4.    Desai N, Schofield N, Richards T. Perioperative patient blood management to improve outcomes. IRAS. 2018 Nov;127(5):1211-1220.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_4_desai2018.pdf

5.    Douketis JD, Spyropoulos AC, Duncan J, Carrier M, Le Gal G, Tafur AJ, et al. Perioperative management of patients with atrial fibrillation receiving a direct oral anticoagulant. JAMA Intern. Med. 2019 Aug; 179(11):1469-1478.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_5_douketis2019.pdf

6.    Piran S, Schulman S. Treatment of bleeding complications in patients on anticoagulant therapy. Blood. 2019 Jan; 133(5); 425-435.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_6_piran2019.pdf

7.    Thrombosis Canada. NOACS/DOACS: Coagulation tests. 2018 Nov. 5p.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_7_thrombosiscanada2018.pdf

8.    Thrombosis Canada. NOACS/DOACS: Perioperative management. 2019 Apr. 7p.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_8_thrombosiscanada2019.pdf

9.    Lin Y. Preoperative anemia-screening clinics. Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2019 Dec 6;2019(1):570-576.

2019-20_day_4_pre-reading_9_lin2019.pdf

Lectures

Slides of lectures are posted prior to the live event (typically posted 1 week prior but often the night before). 

1.    Pre-operative Patient Blood Management (Dr. Yulia Lin)

2019-20_day_4_lecture_1_lin_preoperativepbm201920.pdf

2.    Intra-op Patient Blood Management: Tranexamic Acid; Salvage and Triggers (Dr. Keyvan Karkouti)

2019-20_day_4_lecture_2_karkouti_intraoppbm201819.pdf

3.    Congenital Coag – VWD, Hemophilia (Dr. Michelle Sholzberg)

2019-20_day_4_lecture_3_sholzberg_congenitalcoagvwdhemophilia201920.pdf

4.    Reversal of antiplatelets & direct anticoagulants (Dr. Carolyne Elbaz)

2019-20_day_4_lecture_4_elbaz_directoralanticoagulantsantiplatelet.pdf

Recordings of lectures are posted after the live event (typically posted within 2 weeks).

Seminars

Answers for the seminars are posted after the last group of trainees has completed the Transfusion Camp day (this may take several months after the live event).

Seminar 4A: Patient Blood Management

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_morningseminarenglish201920.pdf

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_morningseminarenglish201920_questions_only.pdf

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_morningseminarfrench201920_questions_only.pdf

Seminar 4B: Advanced Hemostasis Testing & Management

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_afternoonseminarenglish201920.pdf

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_afternoonseminarenglish201920_questions_only.pdf

2019-20_day_4_tcphysicians_afternoonseminarfrench201920_questions_only.pdf