As the hospital central service it meets the blood products’ demands of different services, both surgical and medical, keeping, by on duty schedules, care during 24 hours a day.
Blood immunologic studies performed in addition to pregnant and neonates for early prevention/diagnosis in Neonatal Hemolytic Illness.
An autotransfusionprogramm with predeposit for scheduled surgery is also available.
As a central service, it does not deals directly with patients. It supports de different services with research and diagnosis, theraupeutical phlebotomy excluded.
Blood type and Rh factor.
Direct Coombs test
Indirect Coombs test
Irregular antibodies counting
Red cell phenotyping
Therapeutical phlebotomy in haemochromatosis and polycythemias of different etiologies.
Autotransfusion with predeposit in scheduled surgery.