Boosting red blood cells is linked to lower brain trauma mortality

03/20/2012 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Data on 566 patients with traumatic brain injuries revealed those who received erythropoiesis-stimulating agents were 75% less likely to die of the condition compared with those not given the red blood cell-producing agents. The findings appear in the journal Archives of Surgery.

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