NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford HealthCare’s LifeStar helicopter is the first in Connecticut to have fresh frozen plasma on board the aircraft. It’s a game changer when it comes to critical care.

Brendon Colt, a flight paramedic with LifeStar, explains what fresh frozen plasma is, how it works, and when a patient needs it.

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