Emergency Blood Transfusions Save Lives

Texas

(KPRC/NBC News) Major car accidents, gunshots and even childbirth can all be times when someone may require a blood transfusion.

Unfortunately,things like traffic can stand in the way of patients getting to the hospital in time to get life-saving blood.

Now that’s changing. Some EMS units now have the ability to give blood transfusions on the way to the hospital.

Chris Davis claims it saved his life in February when he was shot nine times in a robbery gone wrong.

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