Whole Blood: Ecclesiastes 1:9

Washington University surgeon at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Mark Hoofnagle, MD provides the history in the development of transfusion and whole blood. He then explores the implications of whole blood for modern blood banking including isoimmunization, transfusion reaction, chimerism, GVHD, and transmission of disease.  

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Mark Hoofnagle, MD, PhD

Mark Hoofnagle, MD, PhD

Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon
Washington University School of Medicine
Barnes-Jewish Hospital