Medicines and Health Technologies
World Blood Donor Days
Document presented in the 142nd Session of the Executive Committee. Washington, D.C., USA, 23-27 June 2008.
The document "Blood Transfusion Safety: Progress Report" presents several resolutions adopted by the Member States to promote the establishment of coordinated blood services based. The report mention the Regional Situation in 2005, screening coverage, external performance evaluation, blood donors, availability and safety of blood for transfusion, efficiency of national blood systems. Also, it reviews the progress since 2005 and it is indentifieded some lessons learned, enablers and obstacles for progress, and recommendations.