Variation between hospitals in rates of reported transfusion reactions: is a high reporting rate an indicator of safer transfusion?
Vox Sanguinis, 08/16/2012
Wiersum–Osselton JC et al. – Hospitals in the Netherlands which report more transfusion reactions per 1000 units are also more likely to have reported incorrect blood component transfused. The data do not support that hospitals with a higher rate of transfusion reaction reports are safer.