EM Basic

EM Basic- your boot camp guide to emergency medicine. Made for medical students and emergency medicine interns to review common chief complaints in emergency medicine from the ground up



episode 102: 102 Transfusions of Blood Products

Join EM physicians Mike Samuels and Dan McCollum as they discuss different blood products that can be transfused. 

  • Why don't we commonly use whole blood?
  • Who needs to receive packed red blood cells?
  • Are there any dangers to giving platelets?
  • When is fresh frozen plasma needed? 

Episode 100 discussed potential complications, while this episode will discuss why you should be using these products.  Enjoy!


 2021-03-22  25m