LearnTransfusion Series

U of T Rounds: Case for a Provincial Massive Hemorrhage Protocol (MHP)

27 avril, 2017 | 12:00 - 13:00 (EDT)



Katerina Pavenski BSc, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology of Disease, University of Toronto
Head, Division, Transfusion Medicine, St. Michael’s Hospital

Jeannie Callum, BA, MD, FRCPC
Interim Chief, Clinical Pathology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
& Associate Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, University of Toronto

Event objectives:

  • Potential problems that may arise from lack of a standardized approach to massive hemorrhage.
  • Rationale for a MHP - evidence for improved outcomes with standardization.
  • Essential components and their particulars.
  • Big vs Small –Not all hospitals should have the same protocol.
  • Quality oversight – We have a long way to go.
  • A case for an approved MOH Ontario MHP

To view live webcast please log onto www.transfusionontario.org and click on the Webcasting Centre.  This link will direct you to The Ontario Telemedicine Network webcast page. Go to “Live Events” and select “Public” From the next page select the appropriate webcast, in your case “U of T Transfusion Medicine Rounds” (The list of events may be on more than one page).

The LearnTransfusion series is the seminar component of the Areas of Focused Competency (AFC)-Diploma Program in Transfusion Medicine. The series, organized by Canadian Blood Services is also open to all practitioners in the field of Transfusion Medicine. Through a series of regular webinars, trainees and practitioners are exposed to various scientific, technical and clinical aspects of transfusion medicine. For more information about the LearnTransfusion series and how to register visit LearnTransfusion series.