Transfusion Medicine

This course introduces the blood group systems and their applications in transfusion medicine. Emphasis is placed on blood bank techniques including blood grouping and typing, pre-transfusion testing, donor selection and processing, and blood component preparation and therapy. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate theoretical comprehension and application in performing/interpreting routine blood bank procedures and recognizing/resolving common problems.

  • Prerequisite: Enrollment in the Medical Laboratory Technology program and MLT 126
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours3
Lab Hours3
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours3