Webinar: The HLA-As and Bs of Platelet Refractoriness

Webinar Date: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 – 06:00 PM

Anti-HLA antibodies are a frequent cause of refractoriness to platelet transfusions, and as a result, blood banks are often called on to provide HLA-matched or HLA-compatible platelets. We will discuss current testing methodologies and platelet selection strategies, as well as newer approaches.

Level: Basic

Grace Mahowald, MD, PhD, D(ABHI)
Assistant Director, HLA Laboratory  
Massachusetts General Hospital

This webinar is approved for 1.0 credit hours by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. ® Program.  

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