Group AB Fresh Frozen Plasma

Limited stock component

25 January 2024

NHSBT stock group AB FFP but due to the low frequency of group AB in the population, supply is limited. Group A, High Titre negative FFP should be considered as suitable for use in Adult Major Haemorrhage Protocols, prehospital care and for hospital trauma cases where the patient blood group is yet to be established.

Dr Fatts Chowdhury -Consultant Haematologist in Transfusion Medicine

Chair NBTC Emergency Planning Working Group / Haematology & Trauma Group