Investigating Blood and Tissue Donation

This program explains the basics of blood and tissue donation and processing.

Investigating Blood and Tissue Donation
  • Rs.500

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Across the United States, blood and tissue recipients and their families have powerful stories of life-changing experiences. What technical and organizational efforts are needed to match a prospective recipient with donations? The presenters in this program help answer this question.

By the end of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the products that can be made from one unit of whole blood.

  • Discuss the process of apheresis.

  • Recognize various tissues that can be donated and the time limits associated with each.

  • Explain significant dates and laws in the history of tissue donation.

REQUIREMENTS

The course objectives specifically target nurses and  technologists that may deal with tissue and blood donation and donors. Other medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.

CURRICULUM

1. Blood 101
2. Tissue Donation