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Massive Transfusion Protocol (MTP) Group

Mnemonic:    [MTP GROUP]
Name:    Massive Transfusion Protocol (MTP) Group
Specimen:     Ordered by the Blood Bank techs only after a MTP has been called by either pathologist or truama surgeon.
Includes: PT/INR, PTT, Fibrinogen, Hgb & Hct, Platelet count, Ionized Calcium
Draw a blue citrated plasma, lavender EDTA, green heparinzed plasma
Note:    See Blood Bank Massive Transfusion Protocol procedure for additional information.