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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Distribution of pretransfusion Hb level (average of >7.0 g/dL) in 16 departments

Department Subtotal Place of use of blood Average of hemoglobin
(g/dL)
ICU OR WD ER
MD 211 (18.0) 109 (51.7) 0 (0.0) 102 (48.3) 0 (0.0) 9.0
GS 181 (15.4) 143 (79.0) 36 (19.9) 2 (1.1) 0 (0.0) 10.0
MC 157 (13.4) 115 (73.2) 6 (3.8) 36 (23.0) 0 (0.0) 10.5
NS 146 (12.5) 111 (76.0) 9 (6.2) 26 (17.8) 0 (0.0) 11.8
EM 132 (11.3) 2 (1.5) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 130 (98.5) 10.5
MP 107 (9.1) 84 (78.5) 12 (11.2) 11 (10.3) 0 (0.0) 9.3
OS 92 (7.8) 10 (10.9) 24 (26.1) 58 (63.0) 0 (0.0) 9.3
OG 43 (3.7) 4 (9.3) 2 (4.7) 37 (86.0) 0 (0.0) 9.3
UR 39 (3.3) 8 (20.5) 5 (12.8) 26 (66.7) 0 (0.0) 8.9
MN 26 (2.2) 14 (53.8) 3 (11.5) 9 (34.6) 0 (0.0) 8.5
MP 12 (1.0) 6 (50.0) 1 (8.3) 5 (41.7) 0 (0.0) 9.0
NU 11 (0.9) 7 (63.6) 3 (27.3) 1 (9.1) 0 (0.0) 8.9
MO 7 (0.6) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 7 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 8.8
MI 5 (0.4) 3 (60.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (40.0) 0 (0.0) 8.6
PD 3 (0.3) 3 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 10.2
EN 1 (0.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 9.8
Total 1,173 (100.0) 619 (52.8) 101 (8.6) 323 (27.5) 130 (11.1) 9.5

Abbreviations: See Table 2. ICU, intensive care unit; OR, operating room; WD, ward; ER, emergency room. N (%).

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