Canadian Society for Transfusion Medicine
Canadian Standards Association
Stakeholder Consultation on the Proposed Regulatory Framework for Blood and Blood Components (March - November 2007)
BC Provincial Blood Coordinating Office (PBCO): IVIG utilization management
Canadian Blood Services (CBS): Clinical Guide to Transfusion (edited by Gwen Clarke and Morris Blajchman)
CBS & NAC
Guidelines for the Use of IVIG for Primary Immune Deficiency and Solid Organ Transplantation Transfus Med Rev: 2010 Jan; 24(1, Suppl1) (edited by Susan Nahirniak and Heather Hume) (select Sample issue online near top) Includes
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Shehata N, et al. The use of immunoglobulin therapy for patients undergoing solid organ transplantation: an evidence-based practice guideline
CMA Expert Working Group: Guidelines for red blood cell and plasma transfusion for adults and children. CMAJ 1997;156(11 suppl)
Canadian Pediatric Society: Red blood cell transfusions in newborn infants: Revised guidelines. Paediatrics & Child Health 2002; 7(8): 5538.
Public Health Agency of Canada: Guideline for investigation of suspected transfusion transmitted bacterial contamination CCDR 2008;34S1:18.
Droubatchevskaia N, Wong MP, Chipperfield KM, Wadsworth LD , Ferguson DJ. Guidelines for cryoprecipitate transfusion. BCMJ 2007 Oct; 49(8): 441-5.
Tinmouth A, MacDougall M, Fergusson D, Amin M, Graham ID, Hebert PC, Kumanan Wilson K. Reducing the amount of blood transfused. A systematic review of behavioral interventions to change physicians transfusion practices. Arch Intern Med 2005 Apr 25;165(8):84552.