Transfusion CME hits 50
“Do you catch my drift?”
Can a comparative database study help to develop an effective risk index system?
How do we use molecular red blood cell antigen typing to supplement pretransfusion testing?
Clinical predictors of postoperative hemoglobin drift
Predicting blood loss and transfusion requirement in patients undergoing surgery for musculoskeletal tumors
Expression of a single-chain human leukocyte antigen-DRA/DRB3*01:01 molecule and differential binding of a monoclonal antibody in the presence of specifically bound human platelet antigen-1a peptide
A new bead-based human platelet antigen antibodies detection assay versus the monoclonal antibody immobilization of platelet antigens assay
Superiority of preemptive donor lymphocyte infusion based on minimal residual disease in acute leukemia patients after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Evaluation of peripheral blood stem cell quality in products transported by traditional courier or commercial overnight shipping services
Cryopreserved stem cell products containing dimethyl sulfoxide lead to activation of the coagulation system without any impact on engraftment
The natural killer–activating receptor, NKG2D, on CD3+CD8+ T cells plays a critical role in identifying and killing autologous myeloma cells
Continuing Medical Education Program in Transfusion
The impact of platelet additive solution apheresis platelets on allergic transfusion reactions and corrected count increment (CME)
Perioperative and transfusion outcomes in women undergoing cesarean hysterectomy for abnormal placentation
The use of an objective structured clinical examination to assess internal medicine residents' transfusion knowledge
Deferasirox improves hematologic and hepatic function with effective reduction of serum ferritin and liver iron concentration in transfusional iron overload patients with myelodysplastic syndrome or aplastic anemia
Pharmacokinetics of plasma-derived C1-esterase inhibitor after subcutaneous versus intravenous administration in subjects with mild or moderate hereditary angioedema: the PASSION study
In vitro properties of platelets stored in a small container for pediatric transfusion
Isoprostane and isofuran lipid mediators accumulate in stored red blood cells and influence platelet function in vitro
Comparison of antibody titers in donor specimens and associated AS-1 leukoreduced donor units
Quality of red blood cells washed using an automated cell processor with and without irradiation
The effects of rejuvenation during hypothermic storage on red blood cell membrane remodeling
Leukoreduced whole blood–derived platelets treated with antimicrobial peptides maintain in vitro properties during storage
Determination of thromboelastographic responsiveness in stored single-donor platelet concentrates
HNA-3 gene frequencies in Brazilians and a new polymerase chain reaction–restriction fragment length polymorphism method for HNA-3a/3b genotyping
Unstimulated leukapheresis in patients and donors: comparison of two apheresis systems
Severe pertussis and hyperleukocytosis: is it time to change for exchange?
Evaluation of a rapid colorimetric assay for detection of bacterial contamination in apheresis and pooled random-donor platelet units
A novel approach for rapid detection of bacterially contaminated platelet concentrates via sensitive measurement of microbial DNA polymerase activity
Estimating window period blood donations for human immunodeficiency virus Type 1, hepatitis C virus, and hepatitis B virus by nucleic acid amplification testing in Southern Pakistan
Acute hepatitis B in blood donors over a 5-year period in England and North Wales: who is getting infected?
Incidence of acute transfusion reactions to platelets in hospitalized pediatric patients based on the US hemovigilance reporting system
Adoptable strategic approaches to improve outcomes of allogeneic peripheral blood stem cell transplantations from unrelated donors
Fresh-frozen plasma should not be given to nonbleeding premature infants with “abnormal” coagulation tests
Letters to the Editor
Parvovirus B19 Genotype 2 in blood donations
Does transfusion of salvaged blood products have a significant impact on coagulation?
George Garratty, PhD, FIBMS, FRCPath, 1935-2014