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Table 1 Total units of blood component collected during the study period

From: A study on blood product usage and wastage at the public hospital, Guyana

Blood components collected 2012 2013 2014
Cryoprecipitate 45 (2.8 %) 279 (3.9 %) 165 (2.2 %)
Whole blood 42 (2.6 %) 62 (0.9 %) 0
Packed cell 1338 (82.8 %) 4952 (69.2 %) 5225 (68.3 %)
Fresh frozen plasma 54 (3.3 %) 867 (12.1 %) 1189 (15.5 %)
Platelet 137 (8.5 %) 999 (14 %) 1072 (14 %)