Accession Number : AD0765466

Title :   The Diffusion of Ink Components through Plastic Blood Bags.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Moore,Gerald L. ; Camp,Frank R. , Jr. ; Dawson,Richard L.

Report Date : 05 MAR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The clinical practice of labeling blood bags with a felt-tip marker will not cause the diffusion of any detectable toxic ink components into the blood contained in the bag. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BLOOD, CONTAMINATION), (*BAGS, BLOOD), (*INKS, DIFFUSION), PLASTICS, LABELS

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE