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The C17 Children’s Cancer & Blood disorders committee have published Guidelines for Platelet Transfusion thresholds for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Patients. 2011. I have attached the guidelines. There are guidelines for major invasive procedures. They do give guidelines for minor invasive procedures without evidence for the recommendation.
—————————— Katherine Trimble, CPHON,CPNP,MSN,RN Pediatric Oncology Nurse Educator Winfield, IL United States ——————————