Day 5: Trauma, Massive Transfusion Protocols & Controversial Entities

The content on this page is specific for 2019-2020 Transfusion Camp. Content for 2020-2021 will start being updated approximately one month ahead of the live event held in Toronto. See General Information Schedules and Locations document for live event dates.

Reminder:

  • Materials and YouTube links must not be used or distributed outside of Transfusion Camp without the consent of the Transfusion Camp organizers.
  • Materials are ​provided for educational purposes only. They are not intended to be a substitute for the advice of a physician and should be assessed in the context of the applicable medic​al, legal and ethical requirements in any individual case.

Day 5 Overview

  • Massive Hemorrhage: Pathophysiology & Evidence Based Management (Dr. Jeannie Callum)
  • Massive Hemorrhage Protocols: Real World Application (Dr. Katerina Pavenski)
  • Seminar 5A: Massive, Disaster Bleeding Cases (Dr. Jacob Pendergrast)
  • Albumin (Dr. Stuart McCluskey)
  • Transfusion Authority Gradient (Dr. Jordan Tarshis)
  • Review Session (Dr. Yulia Lin)

Note that breaks are included throughout the day. See General Information Program Brochure document for detailed agenda. Depending on your location, the event may provide refreshments and lunch. See General Information Schedules and Locations document for information.

Pre-readings    

Please get ready for Transfusion Camp by reading these publications (typically posted 1 week prior to the live event).

Lectures

Slides of lectures are posted prior to the live event (typically posted 1 week prior but often the night before). 

1.    Massive Hemorrhage: Pathophysiology & Evidence Based Management (Dr. Jeannie Callum)

2.    Massive Hemorrhage Protocols: Real World Application (Dr. Katerina Pavenski)

3.    Albumin (Dr. Stuart McCluskey)

4.    Transfusion Authority Gradient (Dr. Jordan Tarshis)

5.    Review Session (Dr. Yulia Lin)

Recordings of lectures are posted after the live event (typically posted within 2 weeks).

Seminars

Answers for the seminars are posted after the last group of trainees has completed the Transfusion Camp day (this may take several months after the live event).

Seminar 5A: Massive, Disaster Bleeding Cases