A first for the Society for the Advancement of Blood Management and a first for these doctors as well.
Penn Medicine - and Bloodless Medicine in China
Working as a facilitator with Pennsylvania Hospital David Carroll is working to establish Bloodless Medicine in Yunnan Province, People's Republic of China. A Center for Bloodless Surgery and Medicine is already underway at Peking Union Medical College in Beijing. Pennsylvania Hospital, working under the guidance of Dr, Patricia Ford, the world leader in Bloodless Stem Cell Transplantation, is working through Mr. Carroll, to help the Chinese people benefit from current technology in Bloodless Medicine, Bloodless Surgery, Blood Conservation and Cancer treatment. by means of Stem Cell Transplantation.
The five surgeons pictured above are among the first doctors in the world to come to the United States to learn Bloodless Surgery techiniques with the goal of taking them back to China.