Achievements

Northern Ireland Transfusion Committee



In addition to its many publications - the members of the NITC have worked on the ground with frontline staff to implement real change of practice.

This is evidenced by the falling transfusion index across several key components

including:


Red Cells - 43% decrease in issues since red cell project start in 2005

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Fresh Frozen Plasma -  66% decrease in issues since FFP audit in 2005

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Platelets - 17% decrease in issues since NITC and NIBTS platelet audits in 2015

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