Clots present in the packed red cell unit can go unnoticed and lead to flow problems during transfusion. We observed a long thread-like clot in a blood bag during component preparation and therefore p...
Asian Journal of Transfusion Science (AJTS,
Print ISSN: 0973-6247,
E-ISSN: 1998-3565) is publication of Indian Society of Blood Transfusion
and Immunohemtology (ISBTI), Indian Society of Transfusion Medicine
(ISTM). It is the extension of ‘Transfusion Bulletin’ of ISBTI which
was published in the year 1980 and it disseminated the knowledge of
transfusion science to all members of ISBTI for 26 years. The bulletin
was circulated Semiannual on regular basis among more than two thousand
members of ISBTI, all medical college libraries and all blood banks (about
2200 in number) in India. It is a special window particularly for the Asian
scientists to put forward their scientific materials to the world community.
This journal will try to become a mouth-piece of the scientific community from the developing world.