MI and anaemia: Blood transfusion strategies compared

The largest trial to date on the topic resolves a controversy

AusDoc brings you the latest news from the European Society of Cardiology Congress 2020.

red blood cells - with one heart-shaped - concept of blood transfusion

Being more restrictive in use of blood transfusions in anaemic patients with acute myocardial infraction (MI) is at least as effective as more liberal use of transfusions, trial results show.

The findings of the REALITY trial, presented at the European Society of Cardiology’s 2020  virtual congress (ESC 2020) this week,