Misuse of blood
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Burman, N.D. 1977. Misuse of blood. South African Medical Journal. 1977: 834.
LETTER: In recent months an increasing number of patients have been referred to us by doctors from outside with a standard note: "... breathlessness ... tiredness ... anaemia (4-8 g/100 ml) ... blood transfusion given ... Hb now 12 g/100 ml ... please see and treat"