Replacement Blood Products

Mindmap for replacement blood products, necessary for AQA Biology GCSE B3

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  • Replacement Blood Products
    • Haemoglobin Products
      • Can be artificially cultivated
      • Stored at room temperature
      • Broken down quickly in body
      • Doesn't clot or fight disease
      • Severe side effects
      • Expensive
    • Plasma & Saline
      • Carries dissolved oxygen
      • Keeps blood pressure
      • Doesn't carry food
      • Not always available
    • Perfluorocarbons
      • Carries dissolved gasses
      • Gets through squashed capillaries, into cells
      • Doesn't carry disease
      • Lasts a long time in storage
      • Doesn't dissolve in water
      • Broken down quickly in body
      • Severe side effects
      • Expensive
    • Blood
      • Fights diseases
      • Clots
      • Carries nutrients & oxygen
      • Lasts forever
      • Rejected if not type match
      • Not always available
      • Religious objections

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