UAMS Medical Center Blood Bank
Room M1/077, 501-686-5867
Gina Drobena, M.D.
Paula Brown, BSMT (ASCP) (501-686-7008)
Resident Physician: Pager 688-2820
Janis Thatcher, BSMT (ASCP) SBB Transfusion Service (501-686-7005)
Transfusion Service is
staffed 24 hours/day, 7 days/week for the work-up of routine and emergency requests for
blood products and the performance of immunohematological tests. Technologists perform
complex work-ups to resolve problems encountered in routine laboratory testing. This
section also performs special procedures requested by physicians in consultation with the
Blood Bank attending physician on call who advises clinicians about the results aid in the
diagnosis, treatment, and transfusion therapy of patients.
Indications for Various Blood Bank
Specimen and Requisition Requirements
Type and Screen
Blood Product Availability - How Long Does it Take?
Significant Antibody Report
Transfusion of in Vitro
To Obtain Components from the Blood
How Should Components be Handled
Once They Leave the Blood Bank?
Standards for Transfusion Practice
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