logo
Increased Nucleated Red Cell Count in Umbilical Cord Blood
Banking and Transplantation of Cord Blood from Sibling Donors.
Impact of Donor and Collection-Related Variables on Product Quality in Cord Blood Banking.
Lack of Isohemagglutinin Production Following Minor ABO Incompatible Umbilical Cord Blood Transplantation.
Does Product Volume or Vapor Phase Equilibration Time Affect Storage Bag Breakage?
Validation of the Shipment of Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Products on Dry Ice for Same Day Infusion.
New Strategy for Estimating Residual Risk and Yield of NAT Screening Assays.
Residual Risk for Transfusion-Transmitted HIV and Cost-Benefit for HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Technology (NAT) in Brazil.
Error Surveillance in Blood Donor Infectious Disease Screening.
Frequency and Significance of Very Low Level Viremia in Minipool NAT Negative Hepatitis C (HCV) Antibody Confirmed Positive Donors.
Routine HIV RNA Assays Should Not Replace Anti-HIV-1 Western Blot to Confirm HIV Infection.
Do NAT-Reactive Pools That Do Not Resolve to a NAT-Reactive Donation Contain HIV-1 or HCV?
Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials (RCT) Investigating the Risk of Postoperative Infection in Association with White-Cell (WBC) -Containing Allogeneic Blood Transfusion (ABT)
Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials (RCT) Comparing the Risk of Postoperative Infection between Recipients of Allogeneic and Autologous Blood Transfusion.
Leukoreduced Red Blood Cell Transfusions in Surgery
Leukocyte-Reduced Blood in Open Heart Surgery Patients
Platelet Transfusion and Clinical Outcome in Acute Leukemia in Adults.
Persistence of Donor Cells in Trauma Patients Transfused with Leukoreduced Red Blood Cells.
Optimized Psoralen-Mediated DNA Crosslinking of CD8+ T-Lymphocytes Preserves IFN-γ Production while Blocking Cell Proliferation
Analysis of Transfusion-Associated Immunosuppression by Measuring ATP Production in CD4 Cells.
The Receptor for Shiga Toxin Is Commonly Expressed by Immature Myeloid Cells.
A Multi-Center Study of Adverse Reactions Occurring during the Infusion of Thawed Hematopoietic Progenitor Cells.
Early Neutrophil Engraftment Provides a Functional Assessment of Long-Term Hematopoietic Reconstitution Following Autologous Bone Marrow Transplant.
Red Blood Cell and Platelet Transfusions in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Autoimmune Diseases.
Reactivities of Novel Antigens in Detecting Antibody in HCV Seronegative, RNA Confirmed Positive Donors.
Follow-up of HCV RNA-Positive Plasma Donors for the Evaluation of Early Hepatitis C Viral Events.
Analytical Sensitivity of the TMA-Based Procleix Ultrio Assay and Effect of Assay Sensitivity on Closing the HBV Detection Window.
Qualification of Volunteer Source Plasmapheresis Donations for HIV-1/HCV NAT.
Transfusional Transmission of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) despite Negativity of Nuclear Amplification Test.
Possible HCV Transmission from Blood Screened by Pooled Nucleic Acid Testing.
Molecular Basis of Human Globoside Deficiency.
A Missense Mutation in β3GalT5, the Glycosyltransferase Responsible for Galactosylgloboside and Lewis c Synthesis, May Be Associated with the LKE-Weak Phenotype in African Americans.
The Nature of Diversity and Diversification at the ABO Locus.
Increased Expression of a Para-Forssman-Like Glycosphingolipid on LKE-Weak Red Cells.
MAM Is an N-Glycan Linked Carbohydrate Antigen Expressed on All Blood Cells.
Identification of Two New Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms in FUT3 (Lewis), Associated with the Lewis Null Phenotype in African Americans.
Extended Experience of Culturing Apheresis Platelets for Contaminating Bacteria in Routine Transfusion Service Operations.
Monitoring of Apheresis Platelet Bacterial Contamination with the BacT/ALERT 3D—A University Experience.
Evaluation of Whole Blood Derived Platelets Stored as a Pool for 7 Days.
Clinical Effectiveness of Leukocyte Depleted Platelet Concentrates That Were Stored for Up to 7 Days.
Storage of Platelets for Seven Days in CP2D.
Super Cryoprecipitate
The Impact of Male-to-Male Sexual Experience on Risk Profiles of Blood Donors.
Are Donors with a History of Transfusion at an Increased Risk for Transfusion-Transmitted Viral Infections?
Prevalence of Risk Behaviors and Viral Markers in Donors Less Than 25 Years of Age.
Infectious Disease Marker Rates among Blood Donors in the Aftermath of September 11, 2001.
Characteristics and Five Month Return Rates of Donors Who Gave for the First Time following the 9-11-2001 Terrorism Attack.
Iron Status Needs Careful Monitoring to Prevent Iron Deficiency in 2-Unit Apheresis Red Cell Donors.
Transfusion Requirements in Phase III Study of HBOC-201 (Hemopure®, Hemoglobin Glutamer-250, Bovine), a Bovine Hemoglobin Based Blood Substitute.
Extended Storage of Washed Red Cell Units Using an Automated Closed System.
Experimental Additive Solution-64 Inhibits the Accumulation of Neutrophil Priming Activity during Storage of Packed Red Blood Cells.
Increasing Oxygen Tension Prevents the Occlusion of Leukocyte Reduction Filters by Sickle Cell Trait Donor RBCs.
Pathogen Inactivation of Plasma Using S-59 and UVA Light Is Efficacious and Well Tolerated in the Treatment of End-Stage Liver Disease Patients—The STEP AC Trial.
Do Long Filtration Times Mean High White Blood Cell Residual Content?
Mechanism of Action at the Molecular Level of INACTINE Pathogen Inactivation Chemistry.
Mechanism of HIV Inactivation in Red Blood Cells Using INACTINE Chemistry.
Reduction of Virus in Red Blood Cell Suspensions with Riboflavin and Light.
Riboflavin Photoinactivation Procedure Inactivates Significant Levels of Bacteria and Produces a Culture Negative Product.
INTERCEPT Blood System for Plasma Demonstrates High Safety Margins in Preclinical Safety Assessments.
High Exposure to the Pathogen Inactivation Compound PEN110 Does Not Effect Fertility or Embryonic Development in Rats.
Platelet Transfusion Dosing in Haematologic Patients.
A Platelet Transfusion Threshold of 20 × 109/L Compared to 10 × 109/L Is Associated with Increased Pre-Transfusion Bleeding and Increased Platelet Transfusions
Near-Site Platelet Function Test and Platelet Transfusions in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting.
Transfusion Requirements in Clopidogrel-Treated Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Patients.
An Increased Risk for Perioperative RBC Transfusions Is Seen in Total Joint Replacement Surgery Patients Who Preoperatively Donate Autologous Blood.
A Triage System Provides Enhanced Transfusion Service Support for Trauma Patients.
Clinical and Serological Outcome of HDN Cases Utilizing Prenatal Genotyping.
First Example of Anti-Ge Associated with Severe Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn.
Repeat Antibody Identification Studies
Two Murine IgG Monoclonal Antibodies Detect a Novel Epitope on the RhCE Protein.
Reactivity of FDA-Approved Monoclonal Anti-D Reagents with Partial D RBCs.
DAT Negative Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia Due to Low Affinity IgG Warm-Reactive Anti-Pr in an Infant.
Changes of Inflammation Cytokines in Leukocyte-Filtered PCs and Effect of Prevention Febrile Nonhemolytic Transfusion Reaction in Clinical Transfusion.
A Randomized Control Trial Comparing the Effect of Medication to Prevent Allergic and Febrile Non-Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions in Recipients of Buffy-Coat or Non-Buffy-Coat Reduced Red Blood Cell Concentrates.
Febrile Non-Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions to Red Blood Cells in Pediatric Oncology Patients.
Comparison of Allergic and Febrile Non-Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions in Recipients of Buffy-Coat or Non-Buffy-Coat Reduced Red Blood Cell Concentrates.
The Effect of Prestorage Leukoreduction on the Rates of Febrile Non-Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions to PC and RBC.
Survey of Vital Sign Changes in Patients Undergoing Uncomplicated Transfusions.
Incidence of Bacterial Contaminations in the Quebec Hemovigilance System for Year 2000.
Prevalence of Viral Markers in Surgical Patients and Autologous Donors.
Absence of HBV, HCV, HTLV and HHV-8 Activation by Allogeneic RBC Transfusion of AIDS Patients.
A 17-Year Prospective Evaluation of HIV Outcomes in a Cohort Enrolled as Asymptomatic Blood Donors.
Confounding Effect of Hepatitis B Vaccination on Donor Reentry for Anti-HBc Deferral.
Estimating Donor Loss Due to the vCJD Travel Deferral.
Identification of a Second Example of the Gy(a-) Phenotype Arising from the IVS1 + 2 T > C Mutation and Development of a PCR-RFLP Assay for its Detection.
Mutations Causing the Kellmod Red Cell Phenotype.
A Clinically Relevant Co(a)-Like Allele Encoded by AQP1 (Q47R).
Molecular Epidemiology of Diego Antigens in Brazil
Use of DNA Analysis as an Alternative Donor Screening Strategy for Dombrock Blood Group Antigens.
Prenatal Determination of Fetal RHD by Molecular Analysis of Maternal Plasma Spotted Specially Treated Filter Cards.
ABO Incompatibe Transfusions, Acute and Delayed Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions in the Quebec Hemovigilance System—Year 2000.
An International Study of the Performance of Patient Sample Collection.
Delayed Transfusion Reactions and Allo- and Autoantibody Production in Sickle Cell Patients Following Erythrocytapheresis.
Leukoreduction of Red Cell Transfusions Is Associated with a Decreased Incidence of Red Cell Alloimmunization.
Treatment of RBC Units with INACTINE PEN110 Inhibits Graft-Versus-Host Disease as Effectively as γ-Irradiation.
Rh-Negative Trauma Patients Are Less Likely to Develop Anti-D When Transfused with Rh-Positive Blood.
Antibody Test Results on Donors Implicated in TRALI Reactions
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI)
Antigen-Antibody Correlation in Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury.
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury (TRALI) Suspected versus Confirmed Cases.
Decline in Oxygen Saturation and Hypotension following Transfusion of Autologous Blood.
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury
Estimated Risk of Human Herpesvirus 8 Transmission by Blood Transfusion, Uganda.
Predictive Value of Nucleic Acid Testing for Cytomegalovirus in Maternal Donors of Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell Components by Serostatus.
Nucleic Acid Testing for Cytomegalovirus in Umbilical Cord Blood Plasma and Stem Cell Components.
Kinetics of Peripheral Blood Murine Cytomegalovirus (MCMV) Viremia Following Infection
Serologic and Parasitemic Evidence of Babesia microti Infection in Connecticut Blood Donors
Lessons Learned from a Natural History Study of Babesia microti Infection in Connecticut Blood Donors.
Effect of Device Settings and Whole Blood Flow Rate (WBFR) on PBSC Collection Efficiency.
Comparison of 5 Hour Procedures versus Large Volume Leukapheresis in Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection.
Collection of Allogeneic and Autologous Stem Cells with the Amicus Blood Cell Separator.
Large Volume Leukapheresis for Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection Using the Fenwal Amicus.
Use of Different Hematocrit Settings during Large Volume Leukapheresis for Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection on the COBE Spectra.
Fenwal CS 3000 Plus and COBE Spectra AutoPBSC Comparison Study for Hematopoietic Stem Cell Collection.
A Comparison between Three Cell Separators and Five Different Programs in Stem Cell Apheresis.
Collection of Peripheral Blood Progenitor Cells
Granulocyte Collections—Do Low Pre-Counts Matter?
Maximizing Granulocyte Collections Utilizing the COBE Spectra Apheresis System.
Evaluation of Leukoreduced Red Cells Collected and Automatically Filtered Using a New Portable Component Collection System.
Evaluation of a New Instrument for Double Red Cell Collections.
In Vivo and In Vitro Quality of 42 Day Stored Double Red Cells Collected on the Alyx Automated Component Collection System.
Red Blood Cell Collection by Trima Separation and Deleukocytation via the Pall TLR RBC Filter—Study on the Integrity of the Red Blood Cell Concentrates.
In Vitro Study of Red Blood Cells Collected by the Trima Accel System and Stored in AS-3 for 42 Days.
Evaluation of Validation Data for Trima Red Blood Cell Collections.
A Comparative Study among Three Cell Separators-MCS+, Trima, Amicus-.
Comparison for the Different Apheresis Machines for the Final Platelet Products in the Centre for Transfusion Medicine, Singapore.
Quality of Single Donor Platelet Concentrates Obtained by Fuji Surge and Continuous In Line Filtration.
Comparison of MCS+ LDP Rev. C2 and Rev. C for Collection of Leukodepleted Platelets.
Influence of Preprocedure Platelet Counts and Donors' Total Blood Volume on the Percentage of Decrease of Platelet Counts.
Evaluation of Trima® Accel in Routine Plasma/Platelet Procedures.
Clinical Verification of Single Stage Collection Procedures for Red Blood Cells, Platelets and Plasma on the Trima System.
Trima Accel. Improved Platelet Collection Efficiency with the Merging of Single Stage Separation Technology with the Leukoreduction Performance of the LRS Chamber.
An Improvement in Platelet Collection Precision as Measured by a Reduced Coefficient of Variation for Products Collected Using the Trima Accel System.
Experience with Major ABO Mismatched Liver Transplantation.
Plasmapheresis Reduces ABO Isoagglutinin Titers Prior to ABO Incompatible Renal Transplant.
Extracorporeal Photopheresis Is a Safe Treatment Option for Post-Transplant Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GVHD) in Pediatric Patients.
The Response of Refractory Chronic Skin Graft-Versus-Host Disease (c-GVHD) to Extracorporeal Photopheresis (ECP) in Patients after Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation.
Exacerbation of Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Due to Staph ylococcus aureus Septicemia.
Efficient Leukoreduction in Patients with Acute Leukemia Using a High-Flow Procedure.
Immunoadsorption and Immunosuppression in Acquired Hemophilia with Autoantibodies against Coagulation Factor VIII.
Development of Anemia after Plasma Exchange Therapy for Neurological Diseases.
Treatment of Anticonvulsant Hypersensitivity Syndrome by Plasma Exchange.
An Optical Screening Method for Detecting Bacterial Contamination in Adsol-3 (AS-3) Red Blood Cells (RBCs)
Bacterial Contamination in Apheresis Platelets
Detection of Bacterial Contamination in Platelet Concentrates Using Scansystem
Bacterial Contamination of Platelets in Storage Medium
Pseudomonas fluorescens-Related Septic Transfusion Reaction Re sulting from Contaminated Cold Cloths.
Genetic Analysis of Staphylococcus aureus Contaminating Platelet Units That Caused Transfusion Reactions in Two Cancer Patients.
A Role for Alcohol in Blood Service Procedures
Sensitive Detection of Bacterial DNA in Platelet Concentrates by Real-Time Taqman PCR with Two Different DNA Isolation Methods.
Removal of Chlamydia pneumoniae from Blood for Transfusion by Leukoreduction with Filters.
Disappearance of ADAMTS13 Antibodies and Remission of Chronic Relapsing Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Treated with Cyclophosphamide and Rituximab (Anti-CD20 Monoclonal Antibody)
Will the Real Father Please Stand Up?
Munchausen Syndrome Diagnosed in a Puzzling Case of Anemia.
Erythropoietin Supported Autologous Blood Donation in a Pregnant HBsAg Positive Woman with an Allo-Antibody against a High Incidence Antigen.
Use of Plasma Exchange in Monoclonal Antibody Stimulated Serum Sickness Like Syndrome.
Pancytopenia Due to Suppressed Hematopoiesis in a Case of Fatal HDN Due to Anti-K1 and Necessity of Molecular K1 Typing.
Antibody Anxiety
Anti-B Induced by ABO Mismatched Kidney Transplant.
Successful Transfusion of Kp(a−b+) Red Cells Incompatible for Anti-KpbAutoantibody.
Multilumen Catheter
Massive ABO Hemolysis Presenting as TTP in a Major-Minor Mismatched Bone Marrow Recipient.
Radiolabeled Red Cell Study Clarifies a Patient's Hemolysis.
Plasma Exchange for Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome.
Cefotetan Induced Immune-Mediated Hemolysis Complicated by Thrombocytopenia
Intra-Abdominal Hemorrhage in a Hemophilia A Patient with a Factor VIII Inhibitor; Successful Treatment with Plasmapheresis after Failure of rhFVIIa.
Why Frozen Peripheral Blood Progenitor Cell (PBPC) Concentrates Should Be Thawed at the Patient's Bedside.
The Effect of Post-Thaw Storage on Peripheral Blood Stem Cell (PBSC) Viability.
Non-Myeloablative Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation in a Jehovah's Witness without Transfusion Support.
Progenitor Cell Function Following Long Term Storage.
Donor Age and Gender Are the Strongest Predictors of Marrow Recovery from Cadaveric Vertebral Bodies.
Bone Marrow Manipulation Using Semi-Automated System (Optipress II) in 12 Paediatric Patients.
Validation Study of Red Cell Depletion of Hematopoietiec Progenitor Cells Using the Inverted Centrifugation Method without Additive Solution.
A New Method of Volume Reduction to 8ml for Cord Blood Banking.
Blood Center's Experience in Umbilical Cord Blood Collections.
Retrospective Review
Delay in Processing Umbilical Cord Blood Due to Transportation from Distant Collection Sites Does Not Affect CD34+ Cell Yield but May Affect Nucleated Cell Viability.
Survival of Donor Leukocytes in Mice Mobilized with Granulocyte-Colony Stimulating Factor.
Evaluation of the Fresenius COM.TEC MNC Program
Collection of CD14+ Cells for Dendritic Cell Culture in Patients and Donors Using the COBE Spectra or the AS.TEC 204 Cell Separator.
Genetically Modified Dendritic Cells Expressing Two Melanoma Specific Antigens Simultaneously.
Dendritic Cell Culture
Increased Islet Yields from Organ Donor Pancreata Preserved in an Oxygenated Solution of Perfluorodecalin.
An Iatrogenic Indication for Therapeutic Phlebotomy
The Role of Intravenous Immunoglobulin in the Management of Severe Early Onset Antenatal RBC Alloimmunization.
Evaluation of an Infusion Pump in the Leukoreduction of Packed Red Blood Cells by Bedside Filtration.
Evaluation of the Biotest Tango, an Automated System for Immunohematological Analyses.
Platelet Aggregation Responses in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Evaluated during Induction of Remission Treatment.
The Effect of Reducing The Volume of an Additive Solution on 500mL Collections in Teruflex® Bags.
Dose Response of the Beneficial Effect of L-Carnitine on the Storage Lesion of Prestorage Leukoreduced Red Cells.
The Effect of Mannitol, Phosphate, and Chloride on Red Cell Preservation.
Effective Removal of Isohemagglutinins from AS-3 Red Blood Cells for Use in ABO Incompatible Heart Transplants.
Efficient Automated Washing of AS-1, AS-3, AS-5 and CPDA-1 Stored Red Cell Units Using a Closed System.
Visual Assessment of Hemolysis in Red Blood Cell Units and Segments Can Be Deceptive.
Red Cell Microvesicles Which Form during Red Cell Storage Express Phosphatidyl Serine.
Platelet Storage Solution Effects on the Accuracy of Laboratory Tests for Platelet Function—A Multi-Laboratory Study.
Improvement of Pool Platelets by Buffycoat Optimizing.
Blood Components Fractionation
A Flow Cytometric Method for the Measurement of Residual Red Cells in Platelets.
Evaluation of Hematology Analyzers for Platelet Counting.
Cryopreservation of Platelet Concentrates Using 5% Dimethylsulfoxide in Different Media.
Reevaluation of the Resting Time Utilized to Prepare Whole Blood-Derived Platelet Concentrates.
Platelet Activation in Platelet Concentrates Prepared by Platelet Rich Plasma Method from Whole Blood Leukoreduced with a Platelet-Saving Leukoreduction Filter.
Is High pH during Storage of Platelets in Plasma Associated with Loss of Quality?
The Effects of Extended Draw Times on Platelets, Plasma and Cryoprecipitate.
The INTERCEPT Blood System Using the Amicus® Version 2.5 Software and the Integrated Processing Set for Pathogen Inactivation Produces Therapeutic Doses of Platelets from Both Single and Double Dose Platelet Collections.
The INTERCEPT Blood System for Plasma Conserves Key Proteins Necessary for Effective Transfusion Support of Hemostasis.
Loss of Phospholipid Asymmetry Is an Early Marker of Red Cell Damage after Photodynamic Treatment.
Effect of Storage Solution on the Quality of Red Blood Cells after Photodynamic Treatment.
Evaluation of a Sterile Dock Leukocyte Reduction Filter Set for AS-1 Red Blood Cells.
Outcome of Flow Cytometric Leukocyte Counting of Leukoreduced Red Cell Concentrates Is Influenced by the Gating Strategy.
Decreasing Residual White Blood Cell Counts.
Leucodepletion of Red Cell Concentrates at Room Temperature with a New In-Line Filter (Leucoflex LCR6).
Prestorage Leukoreduction May Reduce Hemolysis of Frozen/Thawed Red Cells Post Deglycerolization.
Clots in Red Cell Units
The Beginning and End of a Fresh Frozen Plasma-Donor Retested Program.
Comparison of Two Gating Schemes for LeucoCOUNT White Blood Cell Counting.
Pall Component Processing Filter.
Evaluation of the Terumo IMUFLEX WB-SP Whole Blood In-Line Leukoreduction Filter System.
A New Separation Technique for the Preparation of Leukoreduced Platelet Concentrates from Buffy Coats with a Platelet Additive Solution.
The Use of an Automated Hematology Analyzer to Monitor Leukoreduction in Apheresis Platelets.
Preparation of Leukodepleted Pooled Buffy-Coat Platelet Concentrate with a New Automated Device.
Summary of Leukoreduction Filter Performance for the Trima System LRS Platelet, Plasma, RBC+TLR Filter Disposable Tubing Set.
Semi-Automated Leukoreduction of Platelet Concentrates with a New Inline Filter.
Quantitation of Residual Leukocytes in Filtered RBC Units by DNA Extraction Method.
Filtration of Postoperatively Collected Wound Drainage Fluid.
A Simple Procedure for Recovery of Viable Leukocytes from Pall Filters.
Production of an Autologous Thrombin for Use in a Fibrin Sealant.
Refacto® Factor VIII Therapy May Be Monitored Using Traditional Clotting Assays with the Appropriate Calibrator.
Evaluation of Fibrin Sealant for Femoral Arterial Catheterizations Using a Tissue Sealant Derived from Fish Fibrinogen and Thrombin in a Pig Model.
Optimizing Recovered Plasma Volumes.
A Pharmacokinetic Study of RhoGAM® Ultra-Filtered.
Extending the Expiration Date of Thawed Plasma.
False Positive Results In GTI-Pak Plus ELISA Kits Due to the Presence of Anti-Mouse Antibodies in Patient Samples.
High Efficiency Removal of Immunoglobulin from Red Cell Concentrates by INACTINE Pathogen Reduction Process to Prevent Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury.
Heme-Scavenger Properties of the Lipocalin α1-Microglobulin.
The Effect of Low Concentrations of CPD on the Ability of Serum Samples to Clot.
Semi-Routine Validation of TCD® B40 for Sterile Connections.
Blood Irradiator Dosimetry Using Polymer Gels.
Frequent Blood Donation Fails to Improve Markers of Atherosclerosis.
Adverse Effects in Blood Donors after Whole Blood Donation
Adverse Reactions and Arm Injuries after Whole Blood Donation
Vasovagal Reactions in High-School Students
A Comparison of the Effects of Two Different Needle Systems on Donor Arm Injuries.
Donor Reaction Rates
Citrate and plateletpheresis
Assessment of Vital Signs and Donor Acceptability after Double Unit RBC Collections Using a New Apheresis Component Collection System.
Safety of Donating Two Units of Red Blood Cells on the ALYX Component Collection System.
Donor Safety and Multiple Component Collection on Trima® Automated Blood Collection System.
Lack of Correlation between Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HHC) Associated Mutations and Elevated Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT).
Hemochromatosis Donors, a Blood Center's Experience.
A Survey of America's Blood Centers Members Regarding Allogeneic Blood Donations by Hemochromatosis-Diagnosed Individuals.
Patients with Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HHC)
Prevalence of Mutations Associated with Hereditary Hemochromatosis (HHC) among Blood Donors.
Polymorphisms in HFE and DMT1
Automated Screening of Blood Donors for Hemochromatosis.
Evaluation of Hemochromatosis Donations—Was it Worth the Effort?
Hemochromatosis and Blood Banking
Evaluation of Deferral Rates and Eligibility to Donate Blood by First Time Donors Following a National Emergency.
Autologous Donations
Where Do First-Time Donors Choose to Return to Donate?
Blood Donors' Perception of Transfusion Safety.
Do Prospective Blood Donors Understand HCV and HIV Risk Factors? The Australian Experience.
Serologic Profile Changes in Parana State's Blood Donors—Brazil.
Incidence of Positive Infectious Disease Tests after Deferral for Tattooing and Body Piercing.
Reasons for Donor Deferral
Unexpected Impaired Platelet Function in Whole Blood Donors.
Serum Fluorochemical Levels in Blood Donors
Early Diagnosis of Hematological Malignancies in Blood Donors
Evaluating the Accuracy of the CritScan, a Bloodless Point-of-Care Hematocrit Device.
The Use of Online Educational Methods in a Specialist in Blood Bank Technology Program.
Integrating Blood Banking into the Nursing Curriculum
Relief to Blood Bank Staffing Shortage.
Educational Curriculum for Immunohematology Reference Laboratory Staff.
A New Modular Method of Technical Training
Web-Based Training
Developing a Transfusion Medicine/Therapeutic Apheresis On-Call Guide.
Developing an Effective Training Manual.
Blood Bank Continuing Education via a Blood Center Web Page.
What Is the Curriculum in Transfusion Medicine (TM) for US Medical Students?
A Scheme for Training Transfusion Scientists to UK State Registration Within the National Blood Service.
Implementing Gel—A Template for Training.
A Usability Study for TRACCESS SOP
Developing Collections Supervisors for Optimal Performance and Accountability.
Traccess
Summary of Blood Transfusion Practice in the State of Indiana—2001.
Evolution of Transfusion…by Time Line.
Changes of Interleukin-6 Levels in the Plasma of Patients with Febrile Nonhemolytic Red Cell Transfusion Reactions.
Cytokines in Sera of Patients with Nonhemolytic Transfusion Reactions and in Transfused Blood Components.
Cytokine Secretion by Adherent Monocytes.
Production of Large Multivalent Immunogen Vaccine in a cGMP/cGTP Cellular Therapy Facility.
Results of Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing (NAT) for HIV and HCV RNA
HCV Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing (NAT)
Analysis of HIV-1/HCV RNA Reactive Minipools with Nonreactive Individual Donations.
Incidence of Mini-Pool HCV NAT Negative, Single Unit NAT Positive Units among Serological Positive Blood Donations.
Minipool Screening for HCV-RNA and HIV-RNA in the Netherlands.
Nucleic Acid Testing
HIV Transmission during Antibody and Antigen Window Period.
Effect of Anticoagulants and Storage Temperature on the Long Term Stability of HIV-1.
Comparison of Sensitivity between COBAS AmpliScreen HIV-1 Test, v1.5 (NAT) and HIV-1 p24 Ag Assay.
Testing HIV-1 Group O and Group N Strains by the COBAS Ampli-Screen HIV-1 Test, v1.5 (NAT).
Field Performance of the AMPLINAT MPX HBV/HCV/HIV-1 System for Nationwide Blood Screening in Japan.
Simultaneous NAT Screening of HIV-1, HCV and HBV in Blood Donations on a Fully Automated, High Throughput System.
HBV Screening
Comparative Study of 2 NAT Assays
Cross-Contamination Robustness Challenge of the COBAS AmpliScreen System
Starch Powder Influences Nucleic Acid Test Analytical Outcomes.
A Combined Stability Study of Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and Human Immunodeficiency Viruses in Whole Blood and Plasma for NAT Blood Screening Test.
System Validation Study for COBAS Ampliscreen HBV, HCV and HIV-1 Tests—PCR Based Assays for Blood Screening.
Comparative Analysis
Validation of Transcription Mediated Assay for HIV-1 and HCV Screening with Eight Specimen Mini-Pools.
Nucleic Acid Test Screening
An Evaluation of HIV Positive Blood Donors.
Risk Behaviours among Italian Blood Donors with Infectious Diseases.
Impact of Changes in Viral Marker Screening Assays.
Quantative Detection of HBV Genotypes in Plasma Using a WHO Standardized Transcription-Mediated Amplification Assay.
Detection of Acute Hepatitis B in a Plateletpheresis Donor.
The Natural History of Donors Testing Anti-HBc Positive for the First Time.
Line ImmunoAssay as a Supplemental Test for HTLV-I/II Seropositive Blood Donations.
Frequency of HIV, HCV, Syphilis and HBsAg Serological Marker among HTLV Seroreactive Blood Donors in Sao Paulo Brazil.
The Fight Against the HIV Infection Transmission by Blood Transfusion in a Poor and Isolated Environment, Case of Kingasani Hospital Complex, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Comparative Analysis of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 Western Blot Test Kits.
Abbott PRISM—A Look at 4 Years of Continuous Operation in a Rou tine Setting.
Results of an External Quality Assessment Program for Five Laboratories Performing Nucleic Acid Testing.
Establishing Quantitative External Control Ranges for a Qualitative NAT Assay.
Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Donor Deferrals.
Exclusion of Blood Donors at Risk for the Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease in a Spanish Community.
CMV Infection in CMV-Seronegative Cancer Patients Transfused with Granulocytes from CMV-Seropositive Donors.
Prevalence of Parvovirus B19 and Hepatitis A (HAV) in Pooled and Individual Donations.
Development of a Parvovirus B19 Nucleic Acid Quantitative Confirmatory Assay For Use In Blood Donor Screening.
Plasma Screening for Human Parvovirus B19-DNA.
Identification and Characterization of Nucleic Acid Positive Sera from Indonesian and Chilean Patients with Hepatitis A Infections.
Quantification of Parvovirus B19 and Hepatitis A Virus Using Automated Sample Preparation on COBAS AmpliPrep and Rapid Real Time PCR on the LightCycler Instrument.
Survival and Distribution of Trypanosoma cruzi in Whole Blood and Blood Components Maintained under Blood Banking Conditions.
Trends in the Prevalence of Chagas Disease among First Blood Donors according to the Type of Donations in Sao Paulo/Brazil.
Introduction of Trypanosoma cruzi Antibody Screening in the English National Blood Service (NBS).
Expansion of the Endemic Range of Babesia microti in the Northeastern United States.
Blood Donor Demographic Characteristics Associated with Evidence of Babesia microti Infection.
Comparison of Two IFA Test Methods for Babesia microti.
The Intercept Blood System for Platelets Inactivates Anaerobic Bacteria.
Riboflavin Photoinactivation Process Significantly Reduces Titers of Parvovirus in Platelet Concentrates.
The Intercept Blood System for Platelets Inactivates Plasmodium fal ciparum.
Inactivation of Intracellular Human Immunodeficiency Virus with Riboflavin and Visible Light.
INACTINE PEN110 Chemistry Eradicates the Parasite That Causes Babesiosis.
Can INACTINE PEN110 Chemistry Address Emerging Pathogens?
RBC Morphology and Physical Properties of the RBC Membrane Are Not Affected by the INACTINE Pathogen Reduction Process.
Quinacrine Enhances Vesicular Stomatitis Virus (VSV) Inactivation and Diminishes Hemolysis of Dimethylmethylene Blue (DMMB) Phototreated Cells.
Use of a Flow-Cell to Investigate Virucidal Dimethylmethylene Blue (DMMB) in Two Red Cell Additive Solutions.
Ultraviolet-C Irradiation and Ozone
Contribution from the Use of Hand-Held Syringes in Conjunction with Small Gauge Catheters to Transfusion Associated Hyperkalemia.
Coagulation Factor Levels in Platelet Units During Storage.
Pre-Storage Leukoreduction of Random Platelets
Self-Limited Immune Hemolysis in a Child After Six Days of Ceftriaxone Therapy?
Testing Non-Group-O Neonates for Passively Acquired ABO Antibodies
Evaluation of the Efficacy of Recombinant Human Erythropoietin in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants with the Anemia of Prematurity.
Granulocyte Transfusions in Pediatric Patients during Sustained, Severe Neutropenia and Life-Threatening Infections.
Hereditary Deficiency of Factor VII and the Use of Recombinant Factor VII
Type and Frequency of Complications in Pediatric Therapeutic Apheresis Procedures
Acute Hemolysis in a Group B Pediatric Patient Who Received A Group O Plateletpheresis Unit.
Evaluation of Reticulated Platelet Values in Normal Full-Term, Preterm Neonates and Thrombocytopenic Infants.
T-Activation
Desmopressin (1-Deamino-8-D-Arginine Vasopressin; DDAVP) Enhances the Ability of Blood Monocytes to Form Rosettes with Activated Platelets by Increasing the Expression of P-Selectin Sialylated Ligands on the Monocyte Surface.
ELISA and Flow Cytometry Provide Advantages over Cytotoxicity Assay in Detecting Antibodies in Platelet Refractory Patients.
Significance of Flow Cytometric Crossmatch in Outcome of Living-Donor Renal Transplants.
HLA-B27 Analysis on Frozen Whole Blood.
Experience on Autotransfusion Using the Cell-Saver Machine in the INCL-Rio De Janeiro-Brazil.
Why Is Expensive Recombinant Erythropoietin Used for the Collection of Autologous Blood?
Management of an Autologous Blood Program
Critical Review of Transfusion of D+ Red Blood Cells to D− Patients.
Transfusion Management Survey in Patients Alloimmunized against High Incidence Red Blood Cell Antigens.
Age of Red Blood Cell Concentrates at the Time of Transfusion.
Transfusion of Group O Red Blood Cells to Non Group O Recipients.
Pre-Procedure Blood Type and Antibody Screen Is Not Necessary for Patients Undergoing Cardiac Catheterization.
Blood Inventory and Transfusion Data from a Large Regional Blood Center and a Large Hospital Transfusion Service.
Prospective Study of Leukoreduced Blood in Cardiac Surgery
ABO-Mismatched Platelets Do Not Adversely Effect Post-Operative Recovery in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery.
Crossmatched (XMPs)s and HLA-Matched (HLA-MPs) Apheresis Platelets May Benefit Refractory Patients without Alloantibodies.
Transfusion Practice in Norway, 10 Years with Solvent/Detergent (SD) Treated Plasma.
Interdictions of Pre-Procedure Plasma in Patients with Coagulopathy Undergoing Invasive Procedures.
Seroconversion of A2 to O Red Cell Membranes with Recombinant Clostridium perfringens α-N-Acetylgalactosaminidase.
Autoantibodies to Immature Erythrocytes in Patients with the Anti-Phospholipid Antibody Syndrome.
Serologic Testing in Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA) with Negative Direct Antiglobulin Test (DAT).
HLA Class I Antibodies Are the Most Common Reason for Unclear Positive Reactions in Red Cell Antibody Screen Tests in the Gel Technique.
Unusual Results with Bombay Donors Using the MTS® Gel System.
An Example of Anti-Co3 Not Causing Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn.
Two Cases of Lethal Toxic Hemolysis Due to Gaseous Gangrene.
In Vitro Fertilization and ABO Incompatibility.
Use of Albumin Solutions for Solubilizing Certain Drugs Can Decrease Binding of Drugs to RBCs.
Hemolytic Anemia Due to Zosyn and the Blood Bank Physician's Role.
Immune Hemolytic Anemia Associated with Teicoplanin.
Biochemical, Structural, and Rheological Changes in Banked Red Blood Cells upon Oxidative Stress.
Affinity Purified Anti-Mouse IgG Prevents Cross-Reactivity with Human IgG.
Validation of a Fully Automated Instrument for Immunohematology Investigations.
Use of Semi-Automated Systems in Resolving No Type Determined Samples from an Automated Blood Typing Analyzer.
Weak D Testing DAT-Positive Infants Born to Rh-Negative Women in Cases of Fetal-Maternal ABO Incompatibilty.
Evaluation of Incubation Times Using the ID-Micro Typing System.
Serologic Comparisons of Antibody Detection and Titration Methods
Cesarean Section
Antibody Detection and Identification
Use of MTS IgG Gel Cards for Red Blood Cell Antigen Typing.
Evaluation of a Semi-Automated Instrument for Red Blood Cell Phenotyping in Blood Donors.
Discordant Antibody Results between Solid Phase and Gel in the Blood Donor
Performance of Acid Elution Test by Conventional Tube Test Technique and Gel Test.
Loss of Enzyme-Sensitive Antigens Due to Sequential or Concomitant Presence of Leukocytes, Neomycin Sulphate, and Low Ionic Strength Solution.
rflS Filter after RBC Leukoreduction for Donor's DNA Extraction.
Genotyping for the Dombrock DO1 and DO2 Alleles by PCR-RFLP.
Phenotype Prediction by DNA-Based Typing of Clinically Significant Blood Group Systems in Jordanian Blood Donors.
Molecular Epidemiological Studies of Partial D Hybrid Alleles in Brazilian Blood Donors.
The Use of DNA-Typing for Detection of an Alloantibody Anti-D Underlying Warm Autoantibody in a RhDVa Multiply Transfused Patient.
Development of a DNA Based Genotyping Method for Screening Rare Di(b-) Blood Donors.
Hemolysis during Portal Vein Thrombectomy Mimicking a Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction.
Passive Antibody, Aggressive Hemolysis
Post-Transfusional Microchimerism
Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury
Retrospective Determination of Allotype Specific Anti-IgA Production.
ABO Mismatched Platelet Transfusion and Acute Intravascular Hemolysis.
Bacterial Contamination and Transfusion Reactions.
Partnering with the Judicial System to Recruit Jurors as Blood Donors.
Impact of the 9/11 Disaster on Blood Donations in the New York Area.
Touch Screen, Audio Visual-Computer Assisted Self Interview(AV-CASI)
Two Synergics Training Approaches to Improve Quality Assurance in Blood Transfusion Services in Democratic Republic of Congo
The Review of Blood Utilization Practices in One Transfusion Service Resulted in Over $500,000 in Potential Annualized Savings.
Use of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis to Compare a New Automated Instrument for Gel Testing to Manual Gel and Tube Methods for Type and Screen Testing.
Use of Process Mapping and Value Stream Mapping Tools to Compare a New Automated Instrument to Manual Gel and Manual Tube Methods for Type and Screens.
Increase in Cost Inefficiency of Autologous vs Allogeneic Blood Given Decrease in Residual Risk of Infectious Diseases
Health and Economic Impact of Posttransfusion Hepatitis B, and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Expanded HBV Testing Protocols of Blood Donors
Process Changes to Increase Productivity with Automated Blood Systems.
Implementation of Donor Administered Health Histories.
Evaluating the Accuracy and Precision of Two Point-of-Care Hemoglobin/Hematocrit Analyzers.
Simplifying the Evaluation of Donors Who Travel to Foreign Countries.
Does Manipulation of the Cord and Placenta during Collection Increase Volume and Stem Cells Collected?
Comparison of Two Plateletapheresis Systems.
Apheresis Collection in a Mobile Setting.
Optimizing the Collection of RBCs via the Trima 4.0 Apheresis System.
The Effects of the Events of September 11 2001 on the Nation's Blood Supply.
The Impact Made by Additional Restrictive Processes on Donations at High School Blood Drives.
Increasing Red Cell Inventory
Field Trial Results of a Diversion System for Whole Blood Collections.
Process Improvement in Adverse Donation Outcomes through Data Assisted Analysis.
Hemochromatosis Whole Blood Donors
Developing a Volunteer AB Plasmapheresis Program.
An Analysis of Possible Temporal Trends in Blood Transfusion Procedures.
2RBC Collection; a Comparison of Practices and Results at Six United Blood Services Operating Units.
Collection and Use of Blood and Plasma in Italy in 2000.
Gambro BCT Trima® Automated Blood Collection System and the Hae monetics MCS+ LN9000®; Evaluation of Donation Outcomes and Revenue Results.
National Study of Blood Donation Decision-Making
Blood Donor Recruitment to Automated Red Cell Collections for Fixed-site and Mobile Operations.
Increased Blood Donations Following Bone Marrow Registration.
Commitment to Blood Donation by Disaster Appeal Respondents.
Diversity Task Force
Retention of Rare Donors.
Key, Priority and Normal Accounts
Donor Return Behavior in the Two and a Half Years after a Local Tragedy.
Return of First Time Donors Post 9/11.
Does Donating Blood for the First Time during a National Emergency Create a Better Commitment to Become a Regular Donor?
Recognition and Retention
Predonation Deferral for Travel to the United Kingdom.
A Strategic Approach to Successful Blood Donation Campaigns at Hospital Networks.
Three Healthcare Organizations Launch Donor Recruitment Pilot.
The Benefits of Strategic Planning for Account Managers.
Enhancing the Donation Experience Has Positive Impact on Donor Frequency and Apheresis Collections.
Directed Whole Blood Donations
59% Return Rate for 9–11 Donors Provides a Source for Permanently Increasing the Donor Base.
Blood Donor Response Following September 11, 2001.
Using a Secure Internet Web Site to Send Test Results and Blood Component Order Information from a Centralized Laboratory to Remote Client Hospitals.
Electronic Imaging of Donor and Deferral Cards.
Considerations for a Corporate Electronic Document Management Strategy.
Development of a Computerized Model for Blood Ordering Appropriateness and Retrospective Blood Utilization Review.
Electronic Management of the 3-Ps
Benefits of a Records Retention Criteria Based on a Comparison of Accreditation Organization Standards and Federal Regulations.
Wireless Computer Blood Donor Registration.
Advanced Data Warehouse (DW) Technology—A Competitive Advantage in the Blood Banking Industry.
Benchmarking Red Cell Transfusion Support
Design and Implementation Status of a System Supporting On-Line Blood Bank Regional Management and Operational Cost Monitoring.
Productivity Benchmark Data for Centralized Transfusion Service Networks.
The Creation of Self Managed Work Teams for Blood Collection, Person in Charge (PIC).
Addressing Staff Shortages through Automation of the Transfusion Service while Simultaneously Enhancing Operational Efficiency and Creating Financial Savings.
Hemochromatosis Donor Program—The New Alchemy.
An Ongoing Customer Service Evaluation Process that Works.
Successful Decrease in Blood Product Expenses.
The Cost of Single Coagulation Factor Replacement in an Adult Tertiary Care Center.
Relationships among Red Blood Cell Transfusion, Diagnosis-Related Group, Total Admission Costs, Patient Age, Gender and Survival in an Academic Medical Center.
Screening for Antiplatelet Antibody in Terms of Cost-Effectiveness.
Customer Surveys with ISO 2000 Standards.
Blood Centers and Derivatives Marketing.
Helping Hospitals Deal with Rising Costs and Lack of Skilled Technologists Associated with Reference Laboratory Testing.
Disaster Recovery Plan Stress Test
Reaping the Rewards
Use of Sentinel Sites for Daily Monitoring of the United States Blood Supply.
5- and 10-Pack Trauma Blood Policy
Limitation of Donor Exposures by Transfusing Packed Red Blood Cells and Fresh Frozen Plasma from the Same Donor
Impact of Centralized Transfusion Services on Blood Inventory Management.
Validation and Implementation of the Laser Temperature Scanner.
Experiences Using Roche COBAS AmpliScreen HCV Test v2.0/HIV-1 Test v1.5 Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing in Volunteer Blood Donations for 2001.
Organization Adoption of New Technology and Its Impact on Productivity.
Vein to Vein Tracking System for Factor Concentrates.
Horizontal Plasma Freezing—A New and Efficient Technique?
Cost Savings by Improving Resource Utilization.
The Effect of Rh (D) Changes for Blood Donors during the Year 2001.
The Search for the Missing Tubes.
Development of a Quality Assurance Program for Remote-Site Collection of Cord Blood From Siblings.
Safety Culture and Event Reporting in Hospital Transfusion Services.
The Impact of Blood Bank Automation on the Transfusion Service Workload
Process for Significant Reduction in Manual ABO/Rh and Antibody Screening Errors.
Gel Card Sensitivity and Accuracy as Compared to Reference Laboratory Techniques.
Simple Alterations Eliminate Chronic Freezer Downtime.
A Quality Assurance Model for a Peripheral Blood Progenitor Cell Collection Service.
Comparison of ABO/Rh Testing of Umbilical Cord Blood Collected for Stem Cell Processing Using Tube and Gel.
Quality Control of HLA-DR Typing by Polymerase Chain Reaction Amplification with Sequence-Specific Primers using DNAs from Paternity Disputes in Taiwan.
Defining Saline Volume Requirements for Validation of Cellwashers.
Multifacility Comparison of Plastic vs. Glass Collection Tubes Utilizing a Variety of Methodologies.
Examining Failure Aspects in the Roche COBAS AmpliScreen HCV Test v2.0/HIV-1 Test v1.5 Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing in Volunteer Blood Donations for 2001/2002.
A Survey of Blood Collection Activities in Hospital Transfusion Services.
Process Improvement Utilizing Patient Satisfaction Survey in Apheresis.
Partnering with State Emergency Management Agencies
Intravenous Immune Globulin Utilization Review in a Centralized Hospital Transfusion Service.