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Effectiveness of the HCV blood screening strategy through eighteen years of surveillance of HCV infection in blood donors in France
Pierre Cappy, Laure Boizeau, Daniel Candotti, Rémi Caparros, Quentin Lucas, Eliane Garrabe, Christophe Martinaud, Sophie Le Cam, Pierre Gallian, Pascal Morel, Josiane Pillonel, Syria Laperche
ABO blood group and COVID-19: an updated systematic literature review and meta-analysis
Massimo Franchini, Mario Cruciani, Carlo Mengoli, Giuseppe Marano, Fabio Candura, Nadia Lopez, Ilaria Pati, Simonetta Pupella, Vincenzo De Angelis
Pulmonary tumour thrombotic microangiopathy in a young man: clinical and immunohistochemical characterisation of a rare complication of gastric signet-ring cell carcinoma
Raffaella Rossio, Erica Pagliaro, Andrea Artoni, Luciano Baronciani, Riccarda Russo, Maria Cristina Mocellin, Gianluca Lopez, Flora Peyvandi
Management of cerebral and splanchnic vein thrombosis associated with thrombocytopenia in subjects previously vaccinated with Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca): a position statement from the Italian Society for the Study of Haemostasis and Thrombosis (SISET)
Paolo Gresele, Marco Marietta, Walter Ageno, Rossella Marcucci, Laura Contino, Marco P. Donadini, Laura Russo, Giovanni L. Tiscia, Gualtiero Palareti, Armando Tripodi, Pier Mannuccio Mannucci, Valerio De Stefano
Algorithm development and diagnostic accuracy testing for non-invasive foetal RHD genotyping: an Indian experience
Disha Parchure, Manisha Madkaikar, Swati Kulkarni
Organisational strategies for the safe management of intravenous iron therapy: a revolutionary tool for implementing Patient Blood Management
Matteo Bolcato, Ivo Beverina
Iron parenteral administration: an expert opinion on the assessment of fetal wellbeing
Antonio Ragusa, Alessandro Svelato, Matteo Bolcato
Increased platelet thrombus formation under flow conditions in whole blood from polycythaemia vera patients
Alfonso Vignoli*, Sara Gamba*, Paola E. J. van der Meijden, Marina Marchetti, Laura Russo, Serena Tessarolo, Cinzia Giaccherini, Frauke Swieringa, Hugo ten Cate, Guido Finazzi, Johan W.M. Heemskerk, Anna Falanga
Post-operative heparin reduces early venous thrombotic complications after orthotopic paediatric liver transplantation
Giovanna Colombo*, Cinzia Giaccherini*, Alberto Benzi, Floriana Ferrari, Daniele Bonacina, Manuela Corno, Michele Colledan, Maria Grazia Alessio, Ezio Bonanomi, Mirco Nacoti, Anna Falanga
Would a National Antibody Register contribute to improving patient outcomes?
Zachary Powell, Nan Jiang, Rajeshwori Shrestha, Denise E. Jackson
Peri-operative blood management of Jehovah’s Witnesses undergoing cytoreductive surgery for advanced ovarian cancer
Innocenza Palaia, Giuseppe Caruso, Violante Di Donato, Giorgia Perniola, Giancarlo Ferrazza, Enrico Panzini, Maria Scudo, Anna Di Pinto, Ludovico Muzii, Pierluigi Benedetti Panici
Jknull alleles in two patients with anti-Jk3
Wolfgang Allhoff, Lisa Weidner, Nadja Lindlbauer, Lydia Grüner, Manuel Libisch, Elisabeth Schistal, Christof Jungbauer
SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence trends in healthy blood donors during the COVID-19 outbreak in Milan
Luca Valenti, Annalisa Bergna, Serena Pelusi, Federica Facciotti, Alessia Lai, Maciej Tarkowski, Angela Lombardi, Alessandra Berzuini, Flavio Caprioli, Luigi Santoro, Guido Baselli, Carla della Ventura, Elisa Erba, Silvano Bosari, Massimo Galli, Gianguglielmo Zehender, Daniele Prati; on behalf of Covid-19 Donors Study (CoDS) network (Appendix 1)
Relationship between allergic sensitisation-associated single-nucleotide polymorphisms and allergic transfusion reactions and febrile non-haemolytic transfusion reactions in paediatric cases
Yuichiro Ide, Ryu Yanagisawa, Jun Kobayashi, Kazutoshi Komori, Kazuyuki Matsuda, Yuji Amano, Yozo Nakazawa, Toshikazu Takeshita, Kazuo Sakashita, Minoru Tozuka
Periodontitis increases risk of viable bacteria in freshly drawn blood donations
Christian Damgaard, Susanne G. Sækmose, Martin Nilsson, Mogens Kilian, Claus H. Nielsen, Palle Holmstrup
Thrombophilia testing in the real-world clinical setting of thrombosis centres taking part in the Italian Start 2-Register
Cristina Legnani, Gualtiero Palareti, Emilia Antonucci, Daniela Poli, Benilde Cosmi, Anna Falanga, Daniela Mastroiacovo, Sophie Testa; on behalf of the START 2-Register Investigators (Appendix 1)
Fibrinogen inhibits microRNA-19b, a novel mechanism for repair of haemorrhagic shock-induced endothelial cell dysfunction
Amanda M. Chipman, Feng Wu, Rosemary A. Kozar
Detection and follow-up of a soluble alpha-haemoglobin pool in the red cells of stored blood units
Elisa Domingues-Hamdi, Corinne Vasseur, Gwellaouen Bodivit, Alicia Jouard, Marie-Amélie de Ménorval, France Pirenne, Philippe Chadebech, Véronique Baudin-Creuza
The influence of sociodemographic and donation behaviour characteristics on blood donation motivations
Laura Romero-Domínguez, Josefa D. Martín-Santana, Agustín J. Sánchez-Medina, Asunción Beerli-Palacio
Effect of peri-operative blood transfusions on long-term prognosis of patients with colorectal cancer
Giulia Turri, Corrado Pedrazzani, Giovanni Malerba, Gabriele Gecchele, Cristian Conti, Andrea Ruzzenente, Giuseppe Lippi, Federica Randon, Pierluigi Piccoli, Giorgio Gandini, Domenico Girelli, Alfredo Guglielmi
Feasibility of umbilical cord blood as a source of red blood cell transfusion in preterm infants
Elsa García González, Miguel Alsina Casanova, Dinara Samarkanova, Victoria Aldecoa-Bilbao, Marta Teresa-Palacio, Elisenda Farssac Busquets, Josep Figueras-Aloy, MªDolors Salvia-Roigés, Sergi Querol
Alternative hepatitis B virus DNA confirmatory algorithm identified occult hepatitis B virus infection in Chinese blood donors with non-discriminatory nucleic acid testing
Xuelian Deng, Xiaohan Guo, Tingting Li, Syria Laperche, Liang Zang, Daniel Candotti
Proof of concept: hypoxanthine from stored red blood cells induces neutrophil activation
Chiara Marraccini, Lucia Merolle, Emanuela Casali, Roberto Baricchi, Thelma A. Pertinhez
Erythrocytosis: genes and pathways involved in disease development
Jernej Gašperšic, Aleša Kristan, Tanja Kunej, Irena Preložnik Zupan, Nataša Debeljak
A clinical effect of disease-modifying treatment on alloimmunisation in transfused patients with myelodysplastic syndromes: data from a population-based study
Johanne Rozema, Christiaan L. Slim, Nic J.G.M. Veeger, Robby E. Kibbelaar, Harry de Wit, Eric N. van Roon, Mels Hoogendoorn
Best quality indicator of vitamin K antagonist therapy to predict mortality and bleeding in haemodialysis patients with atrial fibrillation
Paola Rebora, Marco Moia, Monica Carpenedo, Maria G. Valsecchi, Simonetta Genovesi
Red blood cell transfusions in preterm newborns and neurodevelopmental outcomes at 2 and 5 years of age
Camilla Fontana, Genny Raffaeli, Nicola Pesenti, Tiziana Boggini, Valeria Cortesi, Francesca Manzoni, Odoardo Picciolini, Monica Fumagalli, Fabio Mosca, Stefano Ghirardello
Investigating the association between blood transfusion and clinical outcomes in patients with acute coronary syndromes: a data linkage approach to patient blood management
Guilherme S. Franco, Julie Li, Ling Li, Mark Dean, Grant Shalaby, Andrew Georgiou
Spontaneous splenic rupture due to extramedullary haematopoiesis in a patient with inherited thrombocytopenia
Carlo Zaninetti, Clara Sacco, Daoud Rahal, Serena Barozzi, Carlo L. Balduini, Corrado Lodigiani, Alessandro Pecci
Red cell proteasome modulation by storage, redox metabolism and transfusion
Vassilis L. Tzounakas, Monika Dzieciatkowska, Alkmini T. Anastasiadi, Dimitrios G. Karadimas, Athina Vergaki, Panagiotis Siourounis, Konstantinos Stamoulis, Issidora S. Papassideri, Anastasios G. Kriebardis, Angelo D'Alessandro, Marianna H. Antonelou
Molecular characterization of rare D--/D-- variants in individuals of Indian origin
Swati Kulkarni, Garima Mishra, Harita Maru, Disha Parchure, Debasish Gupta, Anantpreet Kaur Bajaj, Sangeeta Pahuja Sindhwani, Anand Chaphekar, Ripal Shah, Claude Férec, Manisha Madkaikar, Yann Fichou
Pain assessment and management in Italian haemophilia centres
Matteo N. D. Di Minno, Cristina Santoro, Antonio Corcione, Giovanni Di Minno, Marco Martinelli, Maria E. Mancuso, Benedetto Acone, Angelo C. Molinari, Emilio V. Passeri, Angiola Rocino, Rita C. Santoro, Annarita Tagliaferri, Consalvo Mattia; on behalf of the HAEMODOL Study Group (Appendix 1)
Changing patterns of thalassaemia in Italy: a WebThal perspective
Filomena Longo, Paola Corrieri, Raffaella Origa, Susanna Barella, Paola M.G. Sanna, Pier P. Bitti, Angelo Zuccarelli, Francesca V. Commendatore, Angelantonio Vitucci, Antonella Quarta, Roberto Lisi, Maria D. Cappellini, Francesco Massei, Gian L. Forni, Antonio Piga
Allogeneic cord blood red blood cells: assessing cord blood unit fractionation and validation
Maria Bianchi, Nicoletta Orlando, Ombretta Barbagallo, Sabrina Sparnacci, Caterina Giovanna Valentini, Brigida Carducci, Luciana Teofili
GSTP1 rs1695 and rs1871042, and SOD2 rs4880 as molecular markers of lipid peroxidation in blood storage
Marcelo Reis do Nascimento, Rodrigo O. Silva de Souza, Alexander L. Silva Junior, Emerson Silva Lima, Marilda Souza Gonçalves, José Pereira de Moura Neto
Impact of gender parity on preoperative anaemia prevalence and patient blood management practice
Ivo Beverina, Alessandro Aloni, Bruno Brando
Impact of in-hospital intravenous iron supplementation on red blood cell transfusions: experience from an Internal Medicine Unit
Gaetano Bergamaschi, Alessandra Livraghi, Nicola Aronico, Chiara Barteselli, Elisa Bonadeo, Virginia Del Rio, Margherita Gabba, Leandro Gentile, Caterina Mengoli, Cesare Perotti, Antonio Di Sabatino
Transfusion-associated circulatory overload in gastroenterology
Andrea Piccin, Gilbert Spizzo, Mark A. Popovski, Francesco P. Russo, Luca Armanaschi, Cinzia Vecchiato, Antonio Frena, Andrea Mega
The impact of donor sex and age on stored platelet metabolism and post-transfusion recovery
Angelo D’Alessandro, Davide Stefanoni, Sherrill J. Slichter, Xiaoyun Fu, James C. Zimring
Antibodies against human neutrophil antigens in non-transfused women with red blood cell alloimmunisation induced by pregnancy
Juliana Oliveira Martins, Elyse Moritz, Samira A. Abbas, Larissa B. Lopes, Melca M. O. Barros, Akemi K. Chiba, Dante M. Langhi Jr., José O. Bordin
Complete RH and Kell matching related to low alloimmunisation risk in sickle cell disease: prevalence and risk factors of alloimmunisation in a Spanish tertiary care national reference centre
Isabel Regalado-Artamendi, Ana M. Pérez-Corral, Marina García-Morín, Elena Cela, Cristina Beléndez, Eduardo J. Bardón-Cancho, Gloria Pérez-Rus, Isabel Pérez-Sánchez, Cristina Pascual, Silvia Monsalvo, Carmen Falero, Jose L. Díez-Martín, Javier Anguita
Sex-related aspects of the red blood cell storage lesion
Vassilis L. Tzounakas, Alkmini T. Anastasiadi, Panagiotis V. Drossos, Dimitrios G. Karadimas, Serena I. Valsami, Konstantinos E. Stamoulis, Issidora S. Papassideri, Marianna Politou, Marianna H. Antonelou, Anastasios G. Kriebardis
Molecular basis of serological weak D phenotypes and RhD typing discrepancies identified in the Korean population
Yoo Na Chung, Tae Yeul Kim, HongBi Yu, Jae Chun Bae, Duck Cho
Clinical evaluation of allogeneic eye drops from cord blood platelet lysate
Dinara Samarkanova, Sara Martin, Laia Bisbe, Javier Puig, Marta Calatayud-Pinuaga, Luciano Rodriguez, Carmen Azqueta, Ruth Coll, Ricardo Casaroli-Marano, Alejandro Madrigal, Paolo Rebulla, Sergio Querol, on behalf of the Barcelona CBED Study Group (Appendix I)
Rh antibodies as a result of altered Rh epitopes on transfused red cells: a case series of seven Brazilian patients
Mayra D. Macedo, Maria R. Miranda, Tamires D. Santos, Ianca Leal, Lilian Castilho
Maturity Assessment model for Patient Blood Management to assist hospitals in improving patients’ safety and outcomes. The MAPBM project
Elvira Bisbe, Albert Garcia-Casanovas, Carles Illa, Jordi Varela, Misericordia Basora, Marta Barquero, Maria J. Colomina, Lucia González, Axel Hofmann, MAPBM Working Group (listed in Appendix 1)
Analysis of the mechanism of damage produced by thiazole orange photoinactivation in apheresis platelets
Portia Gough, Todd Getz, Silvia De Paoli, Stephen Wagner, Chintamani Atreya
Mortality and clinical outcome of Italian patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery: effect of peri-operative blood transfusions
Elvira Grandone, Mario Mastroianno, Antonio de Laurenzo, Lazzaro di Mauro, Massimo Carella, Franco Gorgoglione, Domenico Cornacchia, Grazia de Angelis, Giovanni L. Tiscia, Angelo Ostuni, Maurizio Margaglione
Hypoxia and hypocapnia storage of gamma-irradiated red cell concentrates
Manon Bardyn, David Crettaz, Marie Borlet, Emmanuel Längst, Agathe Martin, Mélanie Abonnenc, Jean-Daniel Tissot, Andrew Dunham, Tatsuro Yoshida, Michel Prudent
Immediate effects of whole blood donation on the endothelial surface layer and glycocalyx shedding
Alexander Fuchs, Sabine Groß, Tobias Neumann, Anja Illerhaus, Hans Vink, Gerda Klasen, Birgit Gathof, Thorsten Annecke
Continuous infusion with octocog alfa during cardiac surgery for tetralogy of Fallot in a haemophilic child
Giuseppe Lassandro, Gabriele Scalzo, Viviana V. Palmieri, Ugo Vairo, Leonardo Milella, Giuseppe Scrascia, Maria E. Mancuso, Paola Giordano