Health Information > Blood Transfusion and Donation

Anatomy/Physiology

- What Is Blood? - America's Blood Centers, American Association of Blood Banks

Children

- Truth about Transfusions - Nemours Foundation

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Blood Transfusion - National Institutes of Health

Dictionaries/Glossaries

- Plasma, Serum, Whole Blood: What Do These Terms Me - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Glossary of Terms Related to Blood and Blood Banki - American Red Cross

Directories

- Blood Bank Locator - American Association of Blood Banks
- Cord Blood Banks - National Marrow Donor Program

Law and Policy

- Keeping Blood Transfusions Safe: FDA's Multi - Food and Drug Administration

Organizations

- American Association of Blood Banks -
- America's Blood Centers -
- National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -
- American Red Cross -

Overviews

- Blood Donation and Transfusion - UpToDate
- All About Blood - American Association of Blood Banks
- JAMA Patient Page: Blood Donation - American Medical Association
- What to Expect When Donating Blood - American Red Cross

Prevention/Screening

- Blood Frequently Asked Questions: Person's Su - Food and Drug Administration
- Blood Donation Eligibility Guidelines - American Red Cross

Related Issues

- Receiving a Blood Transfusion: What Every Patient - American Association of Blood Banks
- Blood Transfusions - Knowing Your Options - America's Blood Centers
- Alternatives to Blood Transfusion - American Cancer Society
- Possible Risks of Blood Product Transfusions - American Cancer Society
- West Nile Virus: Blood Transfusion, Organ Donation - National Center for Infectious Diseases
- Monkeypox Virus Infections and Blood and Plasma Do - Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration
- PBSC (Peripheral Blood Stem Cell) Donation Frequen - National Marrow Donor Program
- Donated Blood: Can It Transmit Genetic Diseases? - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Universal Blood Donor Type: Is There Such a Thing? - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Apheresis - American Red Cross
- Leukocyte Reduction - American Red Cross

Research

- Nucleic Acid-Amplification Testing Further Safegua - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Teenagers

- Blood - Nemours Foundation
- Blood Transfusions - Nemours Foundation