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Table 1 Outcomes following transfusion: the TRICC trial

From: Transfusion trigger: when to transfuse?

  Strategy  
Parameter/outcome Restrictive (n = 418) Liberal (n = 420) P
Average hemoglobin (g/l) 85 ± 7 107 ± 7 <0.01
Units transfused 2.6 ± 4.1 5.6 ± 5.3 <0.01
MOD score 10.7 ± 7.5 11.8 ± 7.7 0.03
Hospital mortality (%) 22.2 28.1 0.05
  1. MOD, multiple organ dysfunction. Data from the Transfusion Requirements in Critical Care (TRICC) trial [8].