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Bloodborne Infections in Blood and Tissue Donors (BIBD)

The epidemiology of infections among blood, tissue and organ donors and recipients

The NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)/Public Health England (PHE) surveillance programme is a series of national schemes which monitor infections in blood, tissue and organ donors and transfusion recipients. Data from these schemes are used to assess and improve blood and tissue safety.

These pages provide background information and data from these surveillance schemes.