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



Red Cells - 35% decrease in use since red cell project start in 2005


Fresh Frozen Plasma - > 50% decrease in use since FFP audit in 2005


Platelets - 12% decrease in use since platelet audit in 2015