Clinical trials focusing on PBM conducted by the PBM Team Frankfurt

  1. Non-invasive Diagnostics of Iron Deficiency in Surgical Patients by Measuring Zinc Protoporphyrin-IX (ongoing)
  2. The German Patient Blood Management Network (ongoing)
  3. Safety and Effectiveness of a Patient Blood Management (PBM) Program in Surgical Patients (PBM) (completed)


Further Patient Blood Management initiatives

Society for the advancement of blood management, SABM (USA)

Advancing Transfusion and Cellular Therapies Worldwide, AABB (Global)

Joint United Kingdom Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee, JPAC (United Kingdom)

National Blood Authority, NBA (Australia)

European Commission – Health and Food Safety (Europe)



Patient Safety Movement

Christoph Lohfert Stiftung (german)

Aktionsbündnis Patientensicherheit (german)

World Health Organization