In the course of the summer, the number of blood donors who came to Sahlgrenska university hospital, has fallen.
this is A combination of a reduction in mobility as a result of the coronapandemin, and the holiday is thought to be the cause of it.
Now, all of the blood donors to make an appointment as soon as possible, so the layer begins to thin out, they write in a press release.
" You could say that the coronapandemin, we have seen a reduction of about 70% of what we see typically, Then, the consumption has gone down because we are doing fewer and fewer of the some procedure on the basis of the pandemic. The holiday season tends to be a pain, but it is especially difficult now, " said Jan Holgersson, head of division of Clinical immunology and transfusion medicine, Sahlgrenska university Hospital.
Treatments have to be continued
Blood is a perishable product that keeps for about six weeks, and is used, among other things, accidents, cancer and childbirth.
" and When it becomes even more difficult and you will help the different regions to each other, so there is never a danger of it taking the whole end of the year. However, we need to have a donor who will be coming. We've got to keep up our needs by buying from other regions in the last couple of weeks. We would, of course, that our donors will come, " says Jan Holgersson.
" at this moment in time, I believe that we are in the hospital are worse off than those in other major regions.
the hospital is now hoping that, in the past donors and new donors to make an appointment at the hospital as soon as possible.
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