Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: 1980

  • The history of the Red Cross / Red Crescent in blood

    GAP Secretariat Perth, WA, Australia   It has been almost one hundred years since the first Red Cross / Red Crescent (RC/RC) blood transfusion service was established by the British Red Cross in 1921. Today, more than 80% of all Red Cross / Crescent National Societies are operating a blood program as a core health…