36.431 Clinical Immunohematology

Clinical Immunohematology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4810
Status Active

Lecture and case study discussions look at the major red cell antigen/antibody systems that are of importance in understanding transfusion therapies, blood antigen and antiody testing, compatibility testing, and pathological diseases. Emphasis is on differentiation and clinical significance of each system. Donor selection regulations, component preparation, adverse transfusion reactions, and hematherapy will also be discussed.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 36.321 Clinical Hematology, and 36.331 Clinical Immunology; CLS majors only.