Red cell transfusion in Paediatric Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT)

The RePAST study is now complete.

Primary sponsor: NHSBT
Funder: NHSBT Trust Fund Grant


A feasibility study comparing restrictive versus liberal red cell transfusion strategies in children undergoing allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT).

Study hypothesis

It is feasible to recruit and achieve adherence to a transfusion protocol and separation when randomising patients to one of two haemoglobin thresholds

Study design

A randomised controlled feasibility trial.

Study contact

Val Hopkins
Tel: 07384903113