Hypertension: Community Control of High Blood Pressure
December 1, 2004 - CRC

Fully updated and revised Differential Diagnosis in Dermatology Third Edition now includes sections on treatment as well as serving as a useful guide to dermatological diagnosis in the surgery or clinic. It takes the reader through the process of diagnosing skin disease from the basic biology of...

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.

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.

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...

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...

JIS T 3212 - Sterile blood transfusion set
July 29, 2011 - JSA

This Standard specifies the sterile blood transfusion sets for the transfusion of blood preparations such as preserved blood (hereafter referred to as "transfusion sets") that are ready to use and single-use. NOTE: The International Standard corresponding to this Standard and...

CSA Z364.3 - Blood-Gas Oxygenators
April 1, 1990 - CSA

This Standard specifies the basic requirements for sterilized, single-use extracorporeal blood-gas exchange devices (oxygenators) used to supply oxygen to, and remove carbon dioxide from, the blood of human patients. This Standard applies to heat exchangers which are integral...

Nutrition and Cardiometabolic Health
November 16, 2017 - CRC

Nutrition plays a key role in prevention of cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death worldwide. Diet influences a broad spectrum of cardiometabolic risk factors, notably a cluster including excess adiposity, dyslipidemia, impaired glucose metabolism and high blood...

Red Blood Cell Aggregation
September 28, 2011 - CRC

Introduction PHENOMENON OF RED BLOOD CELL AGGREGATION Human red blood cells (RBC), as well as RBC from most mammals, have a tendency to form aggregates that initially consist of face-to-face linear structures that resemble a stack or roll of coins (Chien and Jan 1973; Chien and Sung...

ISO/ASTM 51939 - Practice for blood irradiation dosimetry
February 1, 2017 - ISO

This practice outlines the irradiator installation qualification program and the dosimetric procedures to be followed during operational qualification and performance qualification of the irradiator. Procedures for the routine radiation processing of blood product (blood and...

ISO/ASTM DIS 51939 - Practice for Blood Irradiation Dosimetry
June 6, 2016 - ISO

This practice outlines irradiator installation qualification program and the dosimetric procedures to be followed during operational qualification, performance qualification, and routine radiation processing of blood product (blood and blood components). If followed, these...

JIS T 2601 - Blood Lancet
January 1, 1979 - JSA
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December 16, 1993 - NPFC

The General Services Administration has authorized the use of this Commercial Item Description. This Commercial Item Description covers sterile, pyrogen-free disposable, plastic, blood collecting component processing, and dispensing systems. Types I and II shall also provide blood...

BS 4376 - Electrically Operated Blood Storage Refrigerators
September 30, 1982 - BSI

Particular requirements for refrigerators of the closed reach-in type constructed according to BS 2502, and for sectional cold rooms of the walk-in type, constructed according to BS 2502, which are intended for the preservation of whole blood and fluid blood plasma and its derivations...