A General Guide to Blood Transfusion: Information for Patients and FamiliesThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the multilingual resources can be accessed further below.
Title: A General Guide to Blood Transfusion: Information for Patients and Families (PDF file - 91 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Answers to some common questions about blood transfusion including whtat a blood transfusion is and why you may need one, how you can reduce your risks of needing a blood transfusion, and what commonly happens if you do need one.
Organisation: NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service
Last reviewed: March 2017
Target audience: General
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Chinese (Simplified) (PDF file)
Chinese (Traditional) (PDF file - 578 KB)
Farsi (Persian) (PDF file)
Greek (PDF file - 329 KB)
Hindi (PDF file)
Korean (PDF file - 571 KB)
Russian (PDF file)
Spanish (PDF file)
Turkish (PDF file)
Vietnamese (PDF file - 328 KB)
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