Blood sampling, collection and administration of blood components

Current audits

The TACO audit has been completed and the data are being analysed.

2014

2012

2011

2009

2008

2005

  • Auditing the administration of blood at the bedside

Changes in practice and organisation surrounding blood transfusion in NHS Trusts in England
Authors: C J C Taylor; M F Murphy; D Lowe; M Pearson;
Journal: Quality & Safety in Healthcare
Reference: 2008;17:233 -243
http://qshc.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/17/4/239

Promoting safer blood transfusion practice in hospital
Authors: E Parris; J Grant-Casey
Journal: Nursing Standard
Reference: 2008; June 20; vol 21 no 41, 207
http://journals.rcni.com/doi/abs/10.7748/ns2007.06.21.41.35.c4630

2003