Anemia Management in the Postoperative Orthopaedic Patient
Algorithm Perioperative Blood Conservation Programs
Management of “Transfusion Indicated” Patients Without Using Blood or Red blood Cells
Underdiagnosing Anemia
Changing Transfusion Practices in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Variability and Predictors of Blood Transfusion in Primary Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Patients
Development of a Blood Component Order Set That Promotes Evidence Based Blood Utilization
Decreasing Blood Transfusions for Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery (CABG) Patients to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Pedlatrlc Blood Sparing
Reduction in postoperative allogeneic transfusions in Total Knee Arthroplasty using the Haemonetics' OrthoPAT® Perioperative Autotransfusion System
Improved Coagulation in Cardiac Surgery by Whole Blood Salvaging
Evaluation of Haemonetics' cardioPAT® Cardiovascular Perioperative Autotransfusion System in the Post-Operative Setting at Four Institutions
Cost Benefit Analysis of Thromboelastography in Cardiac Surgery
Witness This
Hospital Staff Knowledge and Skills about Standard Guidelines for Administering Blood and Blood Components In Rasht, a Northern City of Iran, Spring of 2007
Acceptance of Components, Procedures, and Organ Donation and Transplantation Among Jehovah's Witness Patients
The Frequency and Clinical Significance of Delayed Serological Transfusion Reactions in Korean Population
Intraoperative Blood Conservation Techniques During CPB
Easy Excel Hemoglobin-Oxygen Dissociation curves for Education and Clinical Guidance
Use of rFVIIa Combined with Hemoglogin Based Oxygen Carrier as Resuscitation Fluid in Severe Hemorrhage in Swine Model
The Use of Recombinant Activated Factor VII in Australia and New Zealand
Effect of Perioperative Intravenous Iron Administration on Transfusion Requirements in Total Knee Arthroplasty Patients
Eltrombopag Raises Platelet Counts In Four Weeks In Patients with HCV and Significant Thrombocytopenia
Intraoperative Application of Isovolumic Hemodilution Combined with Induced Hypotension During Neurooncological Operations
Intraoperative Cell Salvage and Tranexamic Acid Reduces Transfusion Requirements in Patients with Hip Fractures---A Prospective Observational Study
Variable Pressure Suction vs. Constant Suction in Order to Minimize RBC Hemolysis During Intraoperative Blood Salvage
Effects of Propofol on RBC's Ability to Sustain Mechanical Trauma
Papaverine Contamination and Removal in Salvaged Autologous Blood
Episodic Hypotension with Reinfusion of Salvaged Autologous Blood
Spine Fusion Surgery for the Patient Refusing Allotransfusion
A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Effects of a Fibrin Sealant (EVICEL) Versus Manual Compression on Hemostatic Effectiveness during Vascular Surgical Procedures Utilizing Polytetrafluoroethylene Graft Material
Evaluation of a Novel Approach to Pre-lnfusion Red Cell Filtration in Perioperative Autotransfusion
A Well Qualified Blood Management Coordinator Can Overcome Barriers and Facilitate Application of New Scientific Knowledge to Clinical Practice
Perioperative Blood Management
A Combined Education Program in Blood Management and Protocolized Thromboelastogram Use Reduces Blood Utilization in Cardiac Surgery Patients
Ferric Carboxymaltose, a New IV Iron Agent for Postpartum Anemia
Identifying the Safety of Low Molecular Weight (LMW) Iron Dextran (InFed®) Administration in a Blood Management Program Treating Various Disease States
Surgical Red Blood Cell Utilization
Assessment of Iron Stores by Ferritin Level In Pediatric Surgical Candidates
Transfusion of Stored Whole Blood Causes Death in a Swine Model of Hemorrhagic Shock
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Without the Use of Blood Components---The Brazilian Experience
Creating a Physician-Informed Culture of Safety for Patients Seeking Bloodless Medicine
The Association Between Hospital Length of Stay and Use of Blood Products
An Economic Model to Assess Floseal® Hemostatic Matrix Versus Gelfoam® with Bovine Thrombin to Reduce Peri-Operative Blood Loss During Cardiovascular Procedures
The Cost of Blood Conservation Products is Cheaper than Blood
Cool Patient, Cool Blood---Who Wins?
Plasma-derived Human Thrombin Versus Bovine Thrombin in Achieving Hemostasis in Patients Undergoing Cardiovascular, Neurologic, and General Surgery
Platelet Inventory Management Through Collaborative Efforts with Engineers Experts In Supply Chain Management
In This Issue
Poverty and human development
Prevention of transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus
The future of red cell alloimmunization
Bacterial contamination of platelets
How we approach an apheresis request for a Category III, Category IV, or noncategorized indication
High prevalence of cytomegalovirus DNA in plasma samples of blood donors in connection with seroconversion
Pasteurella multocida bacteremia in asymptomatic plateletpheresis donors
Implementation of the Uniform Donor History Questionnaire across the American Red Cross Blood Services
Improving blood donor recruitment and retention
A multi–Chinese blood center study testing serologic-negative donor samples for hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus with nucleic acid testing
Improving health profile of blood donors as a consequence of transfusion safety efforts
Modeling red cell procurement with both double-red-cell and whole-blood collection and the impact of European travel deferral on units available for transfusion
Overnight storage of whole blood
Culture-based bacterial detection systems for platelets
Warm storage of whole blood for 72 hours
Impairment of the hemostatic potential of platelets during storage as evaluated by flow cytometry, thrombin generation, and thrombelastography under conditions promoting formation of coated platelets
Clinical predictors of alloimmunization after red blood cell transfusion
Intravenous immunoglobulin utilization in the Canadian Atlantic provinces
Variability and predictability of large-volume red blood cell transfusion in cardiac surgery
Blood bank management of sickle cell patients at comprehensive sickle cell centers
Hematology patterns after hemoglobin-based oxygen carrier resuscitation from severe controlled hemorrhage with prolonged delayed definitive care
An extensive polymerase chain reaction–allele-specific polymorphism strategy for clinical ABO blood group genotyping that avoids potential errors caused by null, subgroup, and hybrid alleles
Fetal genotyping for the K (Kell) and Rh C, c, and E blood groups on cell-free fetal DNA in maternal plasma
Rapid and effective CD3 T-cell depletion with a magnetic cell sorting program to produce peripheral blood progenitor cell products for haploidentical transplantation in children and adults
Expansion of human cytomegalovirus-specific T lymphocytes from unfractionated peripheral blood mononuclear cells with artificial antigen-presenting cells
Peripheral blood progenitor cell mobilization with intermediate-dose cyclophosphamide, sequential granulocyte-macrophage–colony-stimulating factor and granulocyte–colony-stimulating factor, and scheduled commencement of leukapheresis in 225 patients undergoing autologous transplantation
Platelet and red blood cell phagocytosis kinetics are differentially controlled by phosphatase activity within mononuclear cells
Increasing compliance with institutional guidelines for fresh-frozen plasma transfusions
Increasing compliance with institutional guidelines for fresh-frozen plasma transfusions
Antibodies to low-incidence antigens