Universal Access to Safe Blood Transfusion

Blood transfusion is an essential component of health care which saves millions of lives each year. The need for equitable and timely access to safe blood is universal, but is not available to many patients requiring transfusion as part of their clinical management. Despite advances in medical science, it will be many years before artificial red blood cell substitutes can routinely replace the need for donated human blood. Every country needs to meet its requirements for blood and blood products and ensure that blood supplies are...

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1. Making Safe Blood Available in Africa

2. Improving blood safety worldwide

3. Resolutions Relating To Blood Safety Adopted by Who Governing Bodies

4. Universal Access to Safe Blood Transfusion

5. Availability, safety and quality of blood products

6. Blood safety and availability fact sheet who


8. Blood Transfusion

9. Safety of blood transfusion