In such cases, every effort should be made to reduce blood loss, conserve blood and give drugs that can enhance hemoglobin formation. Jehovah’s Witnesses do not accept even transfusion of stored blood including their own due to the belief that blood should not be taken out of the body and stored for any length of time.
A new concept called Bloodless Medicine has now become a reality where treatment, surgery and even emergency surgery can be done without using any blood.
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