SOP for Assam Plasma Bank
MoHFW, GOI clinical guideline on 27th June'20, approved convalescent Plasma therapy under investigational therapy.
- Convalescent plasma (Off Label) may be considered in patients with moderate disease who are not improving (oxygen requirement is progressively increasing) despite use of steroids.
The Government of Assam has released clinical management protocol on 2nd July'20, considering Convalescent plasma therapy as one of the therapy options, with reference from MoHFW guideline.
The Plasma transfusion from the Plasma bank shall be done only in the Medical Colleges of Assam and other government Covid Hospitals with prior approval considering the available facility and sentiment of donors supporting the treatment of general populace of the state of Assam.