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KRSTA-NATA Joint Symposium

The Korean Research Society on Transfusion Alternatives (KRSTA) – Network for Advancement of Transfusion Alternatives (NATA) joint symposium took place in Seoul, Korea, on October 3-4, 2013.

Plenary sessions were dedicated to the following topics:

  • Perioperative anaemia
  • Blood management and surgery
  • Blood conservation strategies
  • Fluid therapy
  • Perioperative haemostasis and thrombosis
  • Management of critical bleeding

Six NATA representatives participated in the symposium:

  • Prof. Jean-François Hardy (Canada)
  • Prof. Charles-Marc Samama (France)
  • Dr. Jakob Stensballe (Denmark)
  • Dr. Dafydd Thomas (UK)
  • Prof. Constantine Vagianos (Greece)
  • Prof. Philippe Van der Linden (Belgium)