Risk of Perioperative Transfusion in Hepatectomy
Probability of requiring blood transfusion before, during,or shortly after hepatectomy for liver cancer
Source publication listed first, followed by external validation studies
Sima CS, Jarnagin WR, Fong Y, Elkin E, Fischer M, Wuest D, D'Angelica M, DeMatteo RP, Blumgart LH, Gönen M. Predicting the risk of perioperative transfusion for patients undergoing elective hepatectomy. Ann Surg. 2009 Dec;250(6):914-21.
Frankel TL, Fischer M, Grant F, Krone J, D'Angelica MI, DeMatteo RP, Jarnagin WR, Gönen M. Selecting patients for acute normovolemic hemodilution during hepatic resection: a prospective randomized evaluation of nomogram-based allocation. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Aug;217(2):210-20. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.03.019. Epub 2013 May 31.