Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2021 Apr 19. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland Department of Orthopaedics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Columbus, OH University of Rochester Medical Center, Surgical Health Outcomes & Research Enterprise (SHORE), Rochester, NY.
Study Design: Retrospective Case Control Study.
Objective: To review current transfusion practise following AIS surgery and assess risks of complication from transfusion in this cohort.
Summary Of Background Data: No study to date has investigated variation in blood transfusion practices across surgeons and hospitals following Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS) surgery. Read More