RBC Transfusion in Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Multicenter Cohort Study

CONCLUSIONS: Transfusion of RBC has a high occurrence rate in patients on venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, even in nonbleeding patients. There is a need for future studies to find optimal transfusion thresholds and triggers in patients on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation.
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