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Abstracts for top scoring CEM abstracts, Wednesday 16 September 11.45–12.45, Great Hall
Massive blood transfusion in UK trauma
  1. G. Fuller,
  2. M. Woodford,
  3. F. Lecky
  1. The Royal Oldham Hospital

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    There is limited evidence on best practice in trauma patients requiring massive blood transfusion (MBT) and few studies have characterised MBT practice in UK trauma. This study describes the Trauma Research and Audit Network (TARN) experience of massive transfusion over a 4-year period.


    Trauma patients admitted to participating TARN hospitals (60% of trauma-receiving hospitals within England …

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