Process and system for controlling transfusions of blood components

Category: 
Technobiological
Availability: 
available
Patent stage: 
Concession number ITALY 0001382833, 22nd dicember 2010; PCT n. WO 2009/034448, 19th march 2009.
Field of interest: 
Application of RFID technology to the blood transfusions safety
Description: 

A process for controlling transfusions of blood components, comprising: associating a first transponder with a patient; providing a bag for containing a blood component intended for that patient, said bag comprising a second transponder; detecting the UID code of the first transponder and storing it into a predetermined memory area of the second transponder; before giving said patient the transfusion of that blood component, performing the following steps: carrying out a first detection for detecting the UID code of the first transponder, carrying out a second detection for detecting the content of the predetermined memory area of the second transponder, checking whether the results of said first and second comparisons are identical. Also described is a system for putting said method into practice.

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