Accession Number:

AD0687969

Title:

Use of Frozen Blood in Vietnam

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

NAVAL BLOOD RESEARCH LAB BOSTON MA

Report Date:

1966-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The discussion presents very briefly a method of freezing red cells human red cells were preserved with glycerol and the slow-freeze thaw technique, agglomeration was used to recover the preserved cells. Frozen red cells were used in South-Vietnam to supplement the standard ACD-preserved blood. The paper then gives indications for use of the frozen cells appear to be in different situations.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE