Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure
June 25, 2012 - CRC

Preface Hypertension is a major risk factor for coronary heart disease, stroke, and premature death, and it affects approximately one-third of adults in the United States. Approximately, another one-third of the adults in the United States have prehypertension, which is also associated with a...

JIS T 3220 - Sterile blood collection needles
July 29, 2011 - JSA

This Standard specifies the single-use sterile blood collection needle (hereafter referred to as "blood collection needle"), which is used in combination with an evacuated container for blood collection, ready to use, and capable of blood collection by multiple evacuated...

October 29, 1991 - NPFC

This specification covers one type of blood shipping container suitable for transporting refrigerated whole human blood to military blood processing laboratories.

CSA Z902 - Blood and blood components
January 1, 2015 - CSA

This Standard provides management requirements for facilities that collect, process, store, and use human blood components for transfusion. It addresses issues of safety, efficacy, and quality for recipients, safety of donors, management of blood components, and safety of facility...

AAMI BF7 - Blood transfusion microfilters
January 1, 2012 - AAMI

General This standard describes safety and performance requirements for disposable microfilters used for the removal of microaggregates from blood or blood products during transfusion.

JIS T 3248 - Extracorporeal blood circuit
October 1, 2012 - JSA

This Standard specifies extracorporeal blood circuits (hereafter referred to as "circuits") which are intended to be used for extracorporeal blood circulation connected to haemodialysers, haemodiafilters or haemofilters. In addition, this Standard applies to the following devices...

DS/EN 12022 - Blood gas exchangers
May 20, 1999 - DS

This standard specifies requirements for sterile, single-use, extracorporeal blood gas exchangers intended for supply of oxygen to, and removal of carbon dioxide from, the blood of humans.

AAMI BP22 - Blood pressure transducers
January 1, 1994 - AAMI

General This standard applies to pressure transducers, including cables, used to measure blood pressure through catheters or direct vascular puncture. Physiological measurements other than blood pressure may be taken with this transducer, although the requirements...

Blood Safety and Surveillance
January 9, 2001 - CRC

Preface Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has become the most feared complication of blood transfusion. Fear of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) has triggered a series of radical changes in transfusion medicine. These changes have focused mostly on the transmission of...