Key clinical point: Clinicians appear to respond consistently and reasonably over time to alerts about blood product orders.
Major finding: In total, 71% of alerts about RBC orders were overridden for clinically appropriate reasons.
Study details: A review of an RBC usage best practice alert system over 10 months.
Disclosures: The study was internally funded. The authors reported having no conflicts of interest.
Squires JE et al. AABB 2019, Abstract P-PB-6.