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Table 2 Number of transfused red blood cell units

From: The impact of intravenous iron supplementation in elderly patients undergoing major surgery

  A AID+T+ A+ A+ID+T+
Intra 0 (0; 0.3) 0 (0; 0.3) 0 (0; 1) 0 (0; 1)
Post 0 (0; 0) 0 (0; 1) 0 (0; 2) 0 (0; 1)
Total 0 (0; 1) 0 (0; 1.25) 1 (0; 4) 0 (0; 3)
  1. The total number of transfused red blood cell units was significant lower in A+ID+T+ compared to A+ (p = 0.03). A (no anemia); A,ID+,T+ (no anemia, iron-deficient, iron supplementation); A+ (anemia); and A+,ID+,T+ (anemia, iron-deficient, iron supplementation)