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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 43, Issue 2, pp 275–276 | Cite as

ABO type and bleeding during adult ECMO

  • Michael Mazzeffi
  • Rishi Gupta
  • Terence Lonergan
  • Chetan Pasrija
  • Zachary Kon
  • Kenichi Tanaka
Letter

Keywords

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Activate Clotting Time Blood Type Extracorporeal Life Support ECMO Patient 
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflicts of interest

The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Emergency Medicine/Shock Trauma Critical CareUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA
  3. 3.Cardiothoracic SurgeryUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA

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