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Table. 4.

Table. 4.

The percentage of transfusion among the requests for fresh frozen plasma after applying the transfusion indication data (2018) and after applying the additional warning pop-up system (2019)

Medicine departments Surgery departments Emergency department Total




2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019 2018 2019
No. of total requests* 238 151 943 424 115 117 1296 692
No. (%) of transfusion 187 130 188 200 57 73 432 403
(78.6) (86.1) (19.9) (47.2) (49.6) (62.4) (33.3) (58.2)
P value 0.081 <0.001 0.064 <0.001
No. (%) of non-transfusion 51 21 755 224 58 44 864 289
(21.4) (13.9) (80.1) (52.8) (50.4) (37.6) (66.7) (41.8)

*The number of requests with or without transfusion, The number of transfusion episodes among requests, The number of non-transfusion episodes among requests.

Korean J Blood Transfus 2020;31:43-54 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2020.31.1.43
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