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CHAPTER 142 PRESERVATION AND CLINICAL USE OF PLATELETS

CHAPTER 142 PRESERVATION AND CLINICAL USE OF PLATELETS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 142 PRESERVATION AND CLINICAL USE OF PLATELETS SCOTT MURPHY Introduction Techniques for Platelet Preparation Whole-Blood-Derived Platelet Concentrates Apheresis Platelet Concentrates Storage of Platelet Concentrates Liquid Storage at 20 to 24°C Frozen Storage Fresh Whole Blood Lyophilized Platelets, Platelet Membranes, and Platelet Substitutes Clinical Response […]

Chapter 142 – Light Toxicity and Laser Burns

Chapter 142 – Light Toxicity and Laser Burns   CAROLINE R. BAUMAL           DEFINITION • Damage to the retina produced by any type of light source.   KEY FEATURES • Mechanism of damage is usually photochemical. • Thermal enhancement of retinal damage is possible. • Potential causes of photic retinopathy include […]