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We are currently building the Bridge system for transfusion documentation.  I know AABB and CAP standards require "amount transfused" to be in the patient record.  Does anyone know if this is by individual unit transfused or a cumulative amount?

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For routine transfusions, each transfusion should include the volume of the product given.  In massive transfusions, however, it is often common for them to track/document just the total cumulative volume of each type of product given during the massive bleed event.

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