[German] Barmer speaks in favor of a more modest use of allogenic blood transfusions and an increased implementation of PBM measures

Die BARMER, mit circa 9.4 Mio. Mitgliedern eine der beiden größten Deutschen Krankenkassen, spricht sich in einer aktuellen Pressemitteilung für einen maßvollen Einsatz von Transfusionen aus. Darüber hinhaus verweist Frau Dr. Ursula Marschall, die leitende Medizinerin der BARMER, auf das Patient Blood Management Konzept, um gerade bei planbaren Eingriffen den…

Prof. Dr. Dr. Kai Zacharowski presents on the potential of PBM to contribute to the goal of ZERO preventable deaths by 2020 during the Patient Safety Summit

The “6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit” was held in London from February 23th until Februrary 25th 2018. The event is organized annually by the Patient Safety Movement. The meeting in London was co-organized by the ESA, the European Society of Anaesthesiology. With the goal to reduce…