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Principles of Apheresis Technology


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  Principles of Apheresis Technology - 6th Edition (2017)

The Principles of Apheresis Technology is intended to provide the user with a basic overview of the theory and applications of apheresis. The Principles of Apheresis Technology is intended to increase the reader's awareness and understanding regarding apheresis technologies and applications.  This tool with self-study guide may be used to supplement current or past education and experience in the field of apheresis and allow the reader to assess their current level of understanding.

This invaluable textbook, published by ASFA, provides a complete yet basic overview of the theory and applications of apheresis technology and can serve as a basis for developing training programs for those new to the field of apheresis medicine. Topics covered include:

  • Basic Science
  • Apheresis Instrumentation
  • Therapeutic Apheresis Procedures
  • Clinical Decision Making and the American Society for Apheresis Guidelines
  • Vascular Access                                                                                                                   
  • Care of Patients Receiving Therapeutic Apheresis
  • Donor Apheresis
  • Apheresis for Cellular Therapies
  • Apheresis Program Management Essentials
  • Quality Management for the Apheresis Manager
  • Special Considerations in Pediatric Apheresis
  • Ethical Considerations for the Apheresis Practitioner – An Introduction
  • Self-Study Answers Appendix
  • Mathematics in Apheresis

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