On the 2nd July 2017, Thoms fell critically ill with sepsis. He required numerous blood transfusions over the course of his 3 weeks on life support.
To stablise Thomas the following blood products were used:
83 bags Red blood cells
93 bags of platelets
3 bags plasma
28 bags cryoprecipitate
Thomas would not have survived the first night in hospital without the kindness of blood donors.
Please give the gift of life. Give blood.
Please let Red Cross know if you are donating blood for the "T for Thomas" group and your results will be tallied.
Stop Sepsis posters have been designed and approved by ANZICS and ASID for distribution throughout Australia.
If you know of a medical clinic that would like to display our poster - please contact us and we will arrange delivery of a printed poster - If you prefer the PDF format - please see link below to download a copy.
STOP SEPSIS POSTERS