Meeting also marks South Texas Blood & Tissue’s fifth anniversary of program designed to boost trauma survival A 10-year-old survivor of the Uvalde school shooting
Surprise guests, heartfelt thanks and a really big card helped the organization commemorate the retirement of Elizabeth Waltman.
If I didn’t receive blood that quickly, my thought is that I wouldn’t have made it, and if I did make it that I would have a lot more health complications than I do.
Helipad will resupply blood for emergency medical providers and aid in major trauma care.
The first-of-its-kind civilian program to provide low-titer O-positive whole blood for emergency use, of which the Brothers in Arms program from the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center is a key component, has been highlighted in the latest edition of the journal Military Medicine.