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Transfuse Solutions newly expanded analytic, data and consulting services available at Apri Health!

Apri Health Attacks Over-Utilization in Healthcare with Discovery Analytics Apri Health, Inc., formerly Transfuse Solutions, Inc., is eliminating over-utilization and clinical variation in healthcare with its deep data analytics and actionable intelligence platforms. Transfuse Solutions, [...]

Should We or Shouldn’t We? Bioengineering Platelets: In Vitro Formation

In a 2014 issue of Blood Journal,scientists from the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) in Boston announced that they have developed a method of artificially manufacturing functional human platelets in vitro. Why is this announcement [...]

Transfusion: Friend or Foe of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention?

Transfusion practice varies greatly across the US. A recent study by Sherwood, et al. further supports this find, specifically in a Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) setting. Transfusion in such an intervention remains controversial. On one [...]

Transfuse Solutions featured at Better Health: Twin Cities

Co-founder and CEO of Transfuse Solutions, Dr. Mark Ereth, was recently featured at the Better Health Twin Cities event hosted by McKesson Corporation with a focus on reducing healthcare costs and improving quality. Presenting to an audience [...]

Red Blood Cell Storage Lesions: What Recent Clinical Trials Tell Us

Transfusion reactions, depending on the type, can be very severe, so it is advisable that the transfusion medicine physician or the blood bank specialists are notified whenever a transfusion reaction occurs. It is not uncommon [...]

Does PBM Go Too Far?

Blood transfusion is one of the most commonly performed procedures that occurs during a hospitalization, and is performed during 11% of all hospital stays. Over the last decade, significant advances have been made regarding RBC [...]

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