In this issue
Bleeding causes harm … really?!
Cold case: the missing human inflammatory cytokine response to transfusion
Transfusion for remote damage control resuscitation
The first Cardeza donor center: attracting donors who do not wish to see blood
Searching the literature: four simple steps
Continuing Medical Education Program in Transfusion
The association of blood transfusion with mortality after cardiac surgery: cause or confounding? (CME)
Transfusion of cryopreserved human red blood cells into healthy humans is associated with rapid extravascular hemolysis without a proinflammatory cytokine response
Will clinical studies elucidate the connection between the length of storage of transfused red blood cells and clinical outcomes? An analysis based on the simulation of randomized controlled trials
Blood ordering from the operating room: turnaround time as a quality indicator
Plasma expander and blood storage effects on capillary perfusion in transfusion after hemorrhage
Major depression and generalized anxiety disorder among human T-lymphotropic virus Types I– and II–infected former blood donors
A national mapping assessment of blood collection and transfusion service facilities in Afghanistan
A prospective clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of the combination of rituximab and plerixafor as a mobilization regimen for patients with lymphoma
Thawing of cryopreserved hematopoietic progenitor cells from apheresis with a new dry-warming device
Poor harvest of peripheral blood stem cell in donors with microcytic red blood cells
Clinical outcomes after peripheral blood stem cell donation by related donors: a Dutch single-center cohort study
Validation of human monoclonal HLA Class I antibodies to evaluate the kinetics of donor chimerism in different cell subsets after double-cord-blood transplantation in the NOD/SCID model
Impact of rituximab on stem cell mobilization following ACVBP regimen in poor-risk patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma: results from a large cohort of patients
Analysis of stored and transplanted cord blood units from KoreaCORD: reappraisal of banking guidelines and selection strategy
A randomized controlled trial evaluating recovery and survival of 6% dimethyl sulfoxide–frozen autologous platelets in healthy volunteers
Antimicrobial activity of platelet (PLT)-poor plasma, PLT-rich plasma, PLT gel, and solvent/detergent-treated PLT lysate biomaterials against wound bacteria
Biological response modifiers in photochemically pathogen-reduced versus untreated apheresis platelet concentrates
Microparticle detection in platelet products by three different methods
Four-dimensional temperature distributions in red blood cells withdrawn from storage and exposed to ambient temperature: a magnetic resonance thermometry study
Transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease in a liver transplant recipient: an unusual presentation and review of the literature
Transfusion-transmitted anaplasmosis from leukoreduced red blood cells
Race, ABO blood group, and venous thromboembolism risk: not black and white
Rapid enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the detection of antibodies against human neutrophil antigens -1a, -1b, and -1c
Clinically significant anti-A1 in a presumed ABO-identical hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient: a case report
Small deletions within the RHD coding sequence: a report of two novel mutational events and a survey of the underlying pathophysiologic mechanisms
Donor safety in triple plateletpheresis: results from the German and Austrian Plateletpheresis Study Group multicenter trial
Addressing the risk of bacterial contamination of platelets within the United States: a history to help illuminate the future
Editorial comment
FDA contributions to reduction of bacterial contamination in platelet products within the United States
Nitric oxide levels increase during platelet concentrate production from buffy coats, but not during storage
In reply
First symptoms in patients with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: what are they and when do they occur?
Reviewers 2012