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Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) as part of the Australian Red Cross Blood Service is a leading and trusted provider of transfusion education for health professionals.

May 9, 2019

This podcast is all about getting pretransfusion testing right. Once the decision has been made to give a transfusion, we need to take some blood samples and order some tests. This podcast will detail everything that you need to know.

Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) is a leading and trusted provider of...


Mar 28, 2019

This podcast on transfusing platelets is bought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education team at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.

This podcast is all about platelets - what they are, what's in a bag of platelets, when to give a platelet transfusion, and the potential positive and negative consequences of a...


Nov 12, 2018

This podcast on neonatal and paediatric transfusions is brought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) team at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.

In this podcast, you'll hear from the parent of a young baby who has had transfusions, a thalassemia patient, a panel of health professionals including two...


Aug 1, 2018

This podcast on transfusion reactions is brought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education (TPE) team at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.

This podcast will discuss the recognition, diagnosis and management of a range of transfusion reactions.

Transfusion Policy and Education is a leading and trusted provider...


Apr 30, 2018

This podcast on transfusion consent is brought to you by the Transfusion Policy and Education team at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service.

This podcast will cover three scenarios for transfusion consent - the single transfusion episode, long-term transfusions and transfusion with an unconscious patient who is unable...