Title

Platelet Transfusion for Patients With Cancer

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

November 28, 2017

Document Type

Guideline

External Publication Status

Published

Country of Publication

US

Target Patient Population

Adults and children (≥ 4 months of age) with hematologic malignancies, solid tumors, or hypoproliferative thrombocytopenia

Target Provider Population

Clinicians administering intensive therapies to patients with cancer.

Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Infant, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Hospital, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant

Scope

Management, Prevention

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D001792 - Blood Platelets, D017713 - Platelet Transfusion

Keywords

cancer, Platelet Transfusion

Source Citation

DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2017.76.1734 Journal of Clinical Oncology 36, no. 3 (January 20, 2018) 283-299.

Supplemental Methodology Resources

Data Supplement, Methodology Supplement