In this issue
Transfusion-associated immune modulation
Mitigating adverse reactions in youthful donors
Clumping in an apheresis-collected peripheral blood progenitor cell product
Transfusion-related immunomodulation by platelets is dependent on their expression of MHC Class I molecules and is independent of white cells
A Leishmania minicircle DNA footprint assay for sensitive detection and rapid speciation of clinical isolates
Faint and prefaint reactions in whole-blood donors
The American Red Cross donor hemovigilance program
Psychometric properties of the Blood Donation Reactions Inventory
A method for estimating incidence rate of infectious diseases among first-time blood donors
Long-term serologic follow-up of blood donors with biologic false reactivity on an anti-human T-cell lymphotropic virus Types I and II chemiluminescent immunoassay and implications for donor management
Bacterial detection in apheresis platelets
Evaluation of the Roche cobas s 201 system and cobas TaqScreen multiplex test for blood screening
Seroprevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi infection in at-risk blood donors in Catalonia (Spain)
Discrete Toll-like receptor agonists have differential effects on alloimmunization to transfused red blood cells
Erythrocyte-magnetized technology
A combined flow cytometry–based method for fetomaternal hemorrhage and maternal D
Recombinant human immunoglobulin (Ig)A1 and IgA2 anti-D used for detection of IgA deficiency and anti-IgA
Aberrant intracellular trafficking of a variant B glycosyltransferase
Fatal hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn associated with anti-Jra
Two MER2-negative individuals with the same novel CD151 mutation and evidence for clinical significance of anti-MER2
A novel immunosuppressive pathway involving peroxynitrate-mediated nitration of platelet antigens within antigen-presenting cells
The first case of drug-induced immune hemolytic anemia due to hydrocortisone
Mobilization, collection, and transplantation of peripheral blood hematopoietic progenitor cells in a patient with multiple myeloma and hemoglobin SC disease
Staff attitudes about event reporting and patient safety culture in hospital transfusion services
RBC-derived vesicles during storage
Comparative assessment of normal and methoxypolyethylene glycol–modified murine red cells on swimming endurance and hippocampal injury in hypoxic mice
The clinical impact of platelet refractoriness
Efficacy in reducing potassium load in irradiated red cell bags with a potassium adsorption filter
Disparity in the management of iron overload between patients with sickle cell disease and thalassemia who received transfusions
Consequences of transfusion of platelet antibody
Prevention of D sensitization after mismatched transfusion of blood components
Component therapy to cellular therapy and beyond— a Darwinian approach to transfusion medicine
Hematopoietic growth factors—use in normal blood and stem cell donors
Red blood cell age and function
Transfusion-transmitted human immunodeficiency virus infection by a Danish blood donor with a very low viral load in the preseroconversion window phase
Length of cord blood unit cryopreservation does not impact hematopoietic engraftment
Optimizing Hemoglobin for Elective Orthopedic Surgery (Total Knee/Total Hip)
Impact of a Blood Conservation Program on Transfusion Rates In Orthopedic Paedlatrlc Patients Undergoing Posterior Spinal Fusion
Implementation of Blood Management Program Improves Quality of Patients Receiving a Total Knee Replacement (TKR)
Anemia Management Using ESAs and Iron Therapy
Prevention of Pre-Natal Anemia by Hemocue Testing to Decrease Maternal Death and Obstetrical Hemorrhage
Results of a Blood Management Program Introduced in an Orthopaedic Practice, Reduction of Blood Products, Hospital Time, and Choice of System
Blood Conservation by Changing Transfusion Practices in a Joint
The Development of a Hospital Wide Blood Management Educational Program for Residents and Health Care Professionals in an Attempt to Improve Transfusion Practice
Nursing Performance and Knowledge Gaps in Blood Management and Transfusion Safety
Blood Transfusion Reduction in Cardiac Surgery
Blood Management in Cardiac Surgery
Blood Transfusion Free Pancreaticoduodenectomy
Evaluation of an Intraoperative Quality Improvement Model for Acute Normovolemic Hemodilution Technique
Institutional Change Following Implementation of Transfusion Nurse Coordinators in 25 Ontario Hospitals
The Impact of Anemia and Red Blood Cell Transfusion on Outcomes in Non-Cardiac Elective Surgery
Hospital Acquired Clostridium Difficile Infection is Associated with Blood Transfusion in Elective Surgical Patients
Over 2000 Cases of rFVIIa Use—Experience from the Australian and New Zealand Haemostasis Registry
Clinical Significance of Perioperative Transfusion in Stage II & III Gastric Cancer
Outcomes in Severely Anemic Critically III Bloodless and Transfused Patients
Impact of a Perioperative Cell Saver on Blood Management
Introduction of a Simple, "User-Friendly" Dose of Tranexamic Acid Complements an Active Pre-Operative Blood Conservation Program in Primary Arthroplasty Patients.
Impact of Limiting Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agent (ESA) Use for Chemotherapy-Induced Anemia (CIA) on the United States Blood Supply
Regional Orthopedic Blood Management
Reduction in Postoperative Allogeneic Transfusions and Preoperative Autologous Donation in Total Knee Arthroplasty Using a Perioperative Autotransfusion System
Reduction in Postoperative Allogeneic Transfusions and Preoperative Autologous Donation in Eighty Eight Patients Having Total Knee Arthroplasty Using a Perioperative Autotransfusion System
Impact of Anticoagulation Type on Product Quality in Blood Salvage
Hepatitis B Vaccination among Patients with Thalassemia in Guilan, the North Province of Iran
Hemoglobin (Hb) Levels Prior to Blood Transfusions In Oncology Patients Receiving Chemotherapy and Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents (ESAs)
Intravenous Low Molecular Weight (LMW) Iron Dextran (INFeD®) Results in Decreased Blood Transfusions and Substantial Cost Savings in Patients Receiving Erythropoiesis Stimulating Agents (ESAs) for Chemotherapy Induced Anemia
HBOC-201 Treatment in a Jehovah's Witness with Auto-Immune Hemolytic Anemia
Feasibility of Human Recombinant Erythropoietic Protein and Intravenous Iron Treatment of Preoperative Iron Deficiency Anemia Without Transfusion for Gastric Cancer
Oral Eltrombopag Helps Chronic Idiopathic Thrombocytopenlc Purpura (ITP) Patients to Undergo Procedures Without Bleeding or Additional Treatment to Raise Platelet Counts
Demonstration of the Hemostatic Effectiveness of a Lyophilized (Human) Platelet Derived Hemostatic Agent (PDHA), Thrombosomes®, in a Rodent Survival Model and a Thrombocytopenic Rabbit Bleeding Model
Use of Lidocaine with Epinephrine Injection to Reduce Blood Loss in Minimally Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty
Preliminary Results from a Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Study of Tissuelink Versus Traditional Electrocautery and Sealants for Intraoperative Hemostasis During Spinal Surgery
The Effect of Anemia and Supplemental Oxygen on Critical Cooling Temperature (CCT)
Transfusion Associated Factors in Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery