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Report, Summary and Supplement 2018

SHOT Annual Report and Summary

The SHOT Annual Report 2018 below contains links to individual chapters on the Contents pages. These enable you to easily navigate to the chapter you require. There are also bookmarks on the left hand side of the pdf field for each chapter.

The electronic pdf below also contains the web only MHRA chapter. This does not appear in the printed version.

Please cite this document as:

S Narayan (Ed) D Poles et al. on behalf of the Serious Hazards of Transfusion (SHOT) Steering Group. The 2018 Annual
SHOT Report (2019).


Errata List 2018


Individual pdfs of each chapter can be viewed by clicking the link below:

2018 SHOT Annual Report – Individual Chapters


Supplementary Information

Chapter 2 – Participation in UK Haemovigilance 2018
Chapter 3 – Headline Data Supplementary Information 2018
Chapter 7 – Adverse Events Related to Anti-D Immunoglobulin (Ig)
Chapter 8 – Incorrect Blood Component Transfused (IBCT)
Chapter 9 – Handling and Storage Errors (HSE)
Chapter 10 – Avoidable Delayed and Under or Overtransfusion (ADU)
Chapter 11 – Anti-D Immunisation
Chapter 13 – Right Blood Right Patient (RBRP)
Chapter 15 – Errors Related to Information Technology (IT)
Chapter 17c – Transfusion-Associated Dyspnoea (TAD)
Chapter 20 – Transfusion-Transmitted Infections (TTI)
Chapter 23 – Paediatric Cases


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