How it Works: Bloodless Medicine and Surgery - An Alternative to Blood Transfusion

Bloodless medicine and surgery is an alternative to blood transfusion that among other benefits, has been shown to reduce infections and help patients recover faster. Dr. Steve Frank explains the techniques used before, during and after surgery to help patients minimize blood loss and the need to receive donated blood.

To refer a patient to the Center for Bloodless Medicine and Surgery, please call 877-474-8558.

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Johns Hopkins Medicine