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TACO Video now available!

TACO video now available!

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Updated SHOT Definitions 2022 now available!

You can find the new ‘Definitions of current SHOT reporting categories & what to report’, updated for 2022, on the Home page, Reporting page and Current Resources page of the website. Please make sure you discard any previous versions and use the current version. Many thanks, The SHOT Team

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CAS Alert – Preventing transfusion delays

A new CAS alert has been issued this morning Mon 17 January, 2022. Click on the link and find the CAS alert at the bottom of the page, downloadable in PDF format.

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SHOT and NCA joint Webinar | Tuesday 15 February 2022 | 14:00-15:00 GMT

SHOT Webinars SHOT and NCA joint Webinar – Tuesday 15 February 2022  14:00-15:00 GMT Highlights from the recent National Comparative Audits of Blood Transfusion The National Comparative Audit (NCA) of Blood Transfusion is the largest programme of clinical audits of blood transfusion in the world and is funded by NHS Blood and Transplant in England. Please join us […]

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The recording of the SHOT webinar on Transfusion in Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients is now available to access via the website

https://www.shotuk.org/resources/current-resources/webinars/ The recording of the SHOT webinar on Transfusion in Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients is now available to access via the website

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Haemovigilance Vein To Vein Illustration

New illustration capturing haemovigilance vein to vein.

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NEW DATE: Every Minute Counts – SHOT, BBTS and NBTC joint Webinar – Friday 3 December 2021 13:00-14:00 GMT

Apologies from the SHOT team – due to a clash with another meeting we have taken the decision to move our webinar to a later date – we hope you will still be able to join us! Every Minute Counts  –  SHOT, BBTS and NBTC joint Webinar – Friday 3 December 2021  13:00-14:00 GMT Please join us for […]

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SHOT Webinar on Transplant patients – Tuesday 19 October – 13:00-14:00 BST

Transfusion in Haemopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients Webinar 2021 Tuesday 19 October 2021 | 13:00-14:00 BST (UTC+1) Please join us for our webinar covering the principles of safe transfusion in HSCT patients, including learning from adverse event and near miss reporting to SHOT. We will include some illustrative case studies to highlight key learning points. […]

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Blood tube shortage 2021 – UK Transfusion Guidance published

  UK TRANSFUSION GUIDANCE FOR SAMPLE TUBE SHORTAGES 13 September 2021 This is the UK transfusion guidance for safe transfusions during period of blood sample tube shortages. This document has been developed collaboratively by NBTC Emergency Planning Working Group, SHOT and RCPath Transfusion SAC, with input from BSH Transfusion Task Force. This guidance document should […]

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