Is blood hurting our cancer patients?

A recent retrospective study found that perioperative blood transfusion led to worse outcomes in patients undergoing nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma. Read the article to see why the authors think this is.

 

http://www.mdedge.com/acssurgerynews/article/151135/renal-cell-carcinoma/perioperative-blood-transfusion-linked-worse?channel=340

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