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This project describes an industry in the absence of blood and other blood products in the face of strong request because there are many patients… Read More
This project describes an industry in the absence of blood and other blood products in the face of strong request because there are many patients with acute leukemia, lymphoma, or need bone marrow transplant. The work aims to highlight the widespread need for donation and describes an history from women to other women. It is estimated that under normal circumstances annually 40 units of blood are needed per1000 people, which adds up to 2.400.000 units per year in Italy alone. In 2000 Italy achieved self-sufficiency on national level. However in spite of regions and cities where they reached a collection of blood exceeding the demand, there are still many regions where the collection of blood is still inadequate and where they have to compensate by transferring blood from other locations. Furthermore despite the increasingly careful and elaborate use of blood, the demand is steadily increasing. After all it is not uncommon that also emergency situations, where much more blood is needed, do occur. This project was realized in cooperation with the Gaslini International Pediatric Hospital in Genoa, Italy. All portraist are made with Lens Till Shift. Read Less
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Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop
Till the last drop