New WHO published documents


Please find here three updated documents on the WHO website that will be of interest to blood services around the world:

1. The updated Interim Guidance on maintaining a safe and adequate blood supply and collecting convalescent plasma in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic (the guidance consist of recommendation on temporary donor deferral after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination:
2. Guidance on Increasing supply of PDMPs in LMICs through fractionation of domestic plasma:
We change the title “White Paper” to “Guidance” based on advice from the WHO Publication Unit.
3. Guidance on Centralization of Blood Donation Testing and Processing: