clotting factors and plasma proteins (no platelets)
Uses of FFP?
-Emergent reversal of warfarin -known coagulation factor deficiencies -correction of microvascular bleeding in the presence of increased PT or PTT -correction of microvascular bleeding in the pt transfused with more than one blood volume when PT and PTT cannot be obtained in a timely fashion
Each unit of FFP increases each clotting factor level by ____
Do you give FFP to augment plasma volume?
How is cryoprecipitate derived?
precipitate remaining after FFP is thawed
What does cryoprecipitate contain?
Factor VIII Fibrinogen vWF
When is cryoprecipitate used?
von Willebrand's disease fibrinogen disease
How do you administer cryoprecipitate?
through a filter rapidly (200ml/h) and complete within 6 hours