RDCR – DONOR PERFORMANCE MODULE

Two units – single donor

Two units – single donor – IS IT FEASIBLE?

RDCR 7-4

RDCR 7-8

Would you draw two units of blood from the same donor in an austere environment?

Method:

No ORS was given.

  1. 2 units drawn from one donor
  2. Donor performed a 600 meter high intensity run 3 minutes post donating two units of blood
  3. Post run the following diagnostics were documented:
    -Pulse
    – StO2
    – Lactate

RDCR 7-10