The decision to stop transfusions can be a difficult one for patients and families. This resource from Palliative Care Network of Wisconsin offers “Fast Facts” about transfusion and clarifies the risks and benefits associated with the treatments.  

Download and read “FAST FACTS AND CONCEPTS #359: PALLIATIVE CARE ISSUES FOR TRANSFUSION-DEPENDENT PATIENTS” by Mansour Gergi MD and Maria Aileen Soriano-Pisaturo MD