2016
DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082016ao3555
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Transfusion monitoring: care practice analysis in a public teaching hospital

Abstract: Objective To analyze the process of recording transfusion monitoring at a public teaching hospital.Methods A descriptive and retrospective study with a quantitative approach, analyzing the instruments to record transfusion monitoring at a public hospital in a city in the State of Minas Gerais (MG). Data were collected on the correct completion of the instrument, time elapsed from transfusions, records of vital signs, type of blood component more frequently transfused, and hospital unit where transfusion was pe… Show more

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“…There were also no records for vital signs before, during and after transfusion in 69.9%%, 48.2% and 98.4% of patients respectively. Our findings compare with those of other studies [5][6][7][8][9]. The study by Audet [5] showed that patient consent was documented in only 1% (2/155) of transfusion events.…”
Section: Discussionsupporting
confidence: 84%
“…There were also no records for vital signs before, during and after transfusion in 69.9%%, 48.2% and 98.4% of patients respectively. Our findings compare with those of other studies [5][6][7][8][9]. The study by Audet [5] showed that patient consent was documented in only 1% (2/155) of transfusion events.…”
Section: Discussionsupporting
confidence: 84%
“…Regarding the undernotification of transfusion reactions, Reis et al (40) found that therapeutic measures were only recorded in 36.7% of the receptors, who manifested a change in their vital signs during the transfusion of blood components, and the percentage of nurses with knowledge about hemotherapy practices of Hemovigilance and patient safety: analysis of immediate transfusion reactions in elderly Sobral PAS, Göttems LBD, Santana LA.…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…The relatively inadequate duration of transfusion was probably due to the lack of knowledge about procedures or due to inadequate duration of transfusion per se. In one of the studies by Reis et al, duration of transfusion was inadequate in 8% of transfusions [ 27 ]. The frequency of monitoring and recording of vital signs in the initial period of initiation of transfusion was lesser in our study in comparison to another similar study [ 16 ].…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 99%