The chapter will describe a clinical case where exchange transfusion is indicated for severe hyperbilirubinemia. The chapter will discuss the indications and risks-benefits of exchange transfusion and then will review how to set up and perform an exchange transfusion in a low-resource setting. Additional pearls and references for further learning are provided.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Pediatric Procedural Adaptations for Low-Resource Settings|
|Subtitle of host publication||a Case-Based Guide|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||14|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2022|
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- Exchange transfusion