Hi I'm Elora Murray at Fusion 360 Studios reporting for the Phlebotomy Training News Network. Most people know that phlebotomists draw blood but there is so much more to this field of work. Here are some things you probably didn't know about phlebotomy. Let's start by going back in time in in Ancient Roman, Greek and Egyptian times removing blood from the body was considered a way to rid the body of evil spirits or illness. In addition phlebotomy isn't just for humans, veterinary offices draw blood to run tests on various animals. Something else you maybe didn't know, in early days phlebotomists were also barbers. The red white and blue barber pole is symbolic of drawing blood. Around the same time.
Phlebotomy procedures were referred to as quot;breathing a veinquot; and blood was drawn from larger veins in the neck or forearms. Another historical phlebotomy fact, quot;bloodlettingquot; was brought to the US by the pilgrims. They would draw blood from a patient until they began to feel faint. Furthermore, George Washington actually died from a botched bloodletting, when 9 pints of blood were drawn from him in attempts to cure a throat infection. Along the lines of phlebotomy, an arteriortomy is when an artery is punctured, usually in one's temple's. Finally, leeches used to be a common way to drop blood in the eighteen thirties and forties in France and.
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Hi I'm Elora Murray at Fusion 360 Studios reporting for the Phlebotomy Training News Network; and today we are talking about the life saving work of Phlebotomy. To start, one pint of donated blood can save up to three lives and approximately 4.5 million people in the US and Canada benefit from blood donations each year.The blood Phlebotomists draw can help premature newborns who generally need one to four units of blood during intensive care.Leukemia patients often require 6 to 8 units of platelets every day for up to four weeks.In addition, victims of automobile accidents may require an excess of 40 units of red blood cells.Also, an individual undergoing a heart transplant can require between two to six.
Units of donated blood.Finally, the plasma donations phlebotomists draw are used to develop important antibodies and are also used in antidotes for tetanus, rabies and other infections.That's all the news we have for you today. I'm Elora Murray with the Phlebotomy Training News Network. Thanks for watching.