What is the role of the FDA in securing the safety of blood transfusions?

Updated: Jan 15, 2017
  • Author: Mudassar Zia, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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The FDA has the vital role of ensuring that the 3.5 million patients who receive a blood transfusion each year are protected by layers of overlapping safeguards.


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