Use of a preoperative screening tool to optimize patients with anemia before cardiac valve procedures

Journal Article (Journal Article)

This quality improvement project focused on identifying and treating preoperative anemia in patients undergoing cardiac valve surgery. A standardized screening checklist and proce-dure for patient referral to a preoperative anemia clinic were developed and imple-mented.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jones, E; Rice, AN; Guinn, NR; Vacchiano, CA

Published Date

  • July 1, 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 267 - 271

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1092-0811

Citation Source

  • Scopus