Blood Substitutes (Winslow, Blood Substitutes) by Robert M. Winslow

By Robert M. Winslow

Blood substitutes are strategies designed to be used in sufferers who want blood transfusions, yet for whom entire blood isn't on hand, or isn't really secure. This curiosity has intensified within the wake of the AIDS and hepatitis C epidemics. Blood Substitutes describes the reason, present techniques, scientific efficacy, and layout concerns for all blood substitutes now in scientific trials. the numerous precis diagrams and tables help in making the e-book available to readers comparable to surgeons and blood bankers, who've much less technical services than the biochemists and hematologists who're designing and trying out blood substitutes.

* contains chapters essential to the knowledge of blood substitutes, together with background, toxicity, body structure, and medical applications
* provides unique descriptions of a number of the items which were built and feature complicated to medical trials, and a few which are in prior states of development

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