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Identification of novel mutations in patients with fibrinogen disorders and genotype/phenotype correlations
Elena Chinni, Giovanni Tiscia, Giovanni Favuzzi, Filomena Cappucci, Giuseppe Malcangi, Rossana Bagna, Claudia Izzi, Domenica Rizzi, Valerio De Stefano, Elvira Grandone
Influence of apheresis collection device and container on the storage properties of platelets in 90% PAS-5/10% plasma
Stephen J. Wagner, Cheryl A. Hapip, Annette Turgeon, Lenora Abel, Nadine Kaelber
Factors affecting the quality, safety and marketing approval of clotting factor concentrates for haemophilia
Albert Farrugia, Giancarlo M. Liumbruno, Fabio Candura, Samantha Profili, Josephine Cassar
Budget impact of implementing platelet pathogen reduction into the Italian blood transfusion system
Americo Cicchetti, Silvia Coretti, Francesco Sacco, Paolo Rebulla, Alessandra Fiore, Filippo Rumi, Rossella Di Bidino, Luz I. Urbina, Pietro Refolo, Dario Sacchini, Antonio G. Spagnolo, Emanuela Midolo, Giuseppe Marano, Blandina Farina, Ilaria Pati, Eva Veropalumbo, Simonetta Pupella, Giancarlo M. Liumbruno
Efficacy of topical tranexamic acid within a blood-saving programme for primary total hip arthroplasty: a pragmatic, open-label randomised study
Nuria Pérez-Jimeno, Manuel Muñoz, Jesús Mateo, Ana P. Mayoral, Antonio Herrera
Efficacy of platelet-rich plasma as conservative treatment in orthopaedics: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Massimo Franchini, Mario Cruciani, Carlo Mengoli, Giuseppe Marano, Simonetta Pupella, Eva Veropalumbo, Francesca Masiello, Ilaria Pati, Stefania Vaglio, Giancarlo M. Liumbruno
Molecular genetic analysis of weak ABO subgroups in the Chinese population reveals ten novel ABO subgroup alleles
Haobo Huang, Sha Jin, Xi Liu, Zhongying Wang, Qiong Lu, Liangfeng Fan, Wei Shen, Hang Lei, Chengrui Qian, Xuefeng Wang, Dong Xiang, Xiaohong Cai
Intravenous immunoglobulin replacement treatment reduces in vivo elastase secretion in patients with common variable immune disorders
Alessandro Prezzo, Filomena M. Cavaliere, Cinzia Milito, Caterina Bilotta, Metello Iacobini, Isabella Quinti
Experience with RHD*weak D type 4.0 in the USA
Connie M. Westhoff, Sandra Nance, Christine Lomas-Francis, Margaret Keller, Stella T. Chou
Predicting factors for liver iron overload at the first magnetic resonance in children with thalassaemia major
Maddalena Casale, Maria Marsella, Massimiliano Ammirabile, Anna Spasiano, Silvia Costantini, Patrizia Cinque, Paolo Ricchi, Aldo Filosa
Reversal of apixaban induced alterations in haemostasis by different coagulation factor concentrates in patients after hip or knee replacement surgery
Katrin Schmidt, Kerstin Krüger, Elisabeth Langer, Martin Schmutzler, Elke Johnen, Klaus D. Wernecke, Christian von Heymann, Mareike K. Körber
A proposal for a rational transfusion strategy in patients of European and North African descent with weak D type 4.0 and 4.1 phenotypes
Willy A. Flegel, Thierry Peyrard, Jacques Chiaroni, Christophe Tournamille, Déborah Jamet, France Pirenne
Prenatal non-invasive foetal RHD genotyping: diagnostic accuracy of a test as a guide for appropriate administration of antenatal anti-d immunoprophylaxis
Silvia Manfroi, Chiara Calisesi, Pietro Fagiani, Annalisa Gabriele, Gianluca Lodi, Simonetta Nucci, Susanna Pelliconi, Laura Righini, Vanda Randi
On the cost-utility of methylene blue-photoinactivated plasma versus quarantine plasma in Spain
Arturo Pereira, Julio del Río-Garma, José A. García-Erce
Red blood cell salvage analysis from clotted blood
Ethan K. Craig, Mark H. Yazer, Jonathan H. Waters
High resolution melting for F9 gene mutation analysis in patients with haemophilia B
Roberta Salviato, Donata Belvini, Paolo Radossi, Giuseppe Tagariello
A model-based cost-effectiveness analysis of Patient Blood Management
Adina Kleinerüschkamp, Patrick Meybohm, Niels Straub, Kai Zacharowski, Suma Choorapoikayil
ABO blood groups and psychiatric disorders: a Croatian study
Sandra Vuk Pisk, Tomislav Vuk, Ena Ivezic, Irena Jukic, Jasna Bingulac-Popovic, Igor Filipcic
Screening and identification of RhD antigen mimic epitopes from a phage display random peptide library for the serodiagnosis of haemolytic disease of the foetus and newborn
Jiao Wang, Jingjing Song, Shuimei Zhou, Yourong Fu, Jeffrey A. Bailey, Changxin Shen
SMIM1 polymorphisms in a donor population from Southeast Brazil and their correlation with VEL expression
Carine Prisco Arnoni, Tatiane A. de Paula Vendrame, Janaína Guilhem Muniz, Diana Gazito, Rosangela Duarte de Medeiros Person, Afonso J. Pereira Cortez, Flavia R. M. Latini, Lilian Castilho
Further comments on "High-titre inhibitors in previously untreated patients with severe haemophilia A receiving recombinant or plasma-derived factor VIII: a budget-impact analysis"
Andrea Messori, Flora Peyvandi, Sabrina Trippoli, Roberta Palla, Frits R. Rosendaal, Pier Mannuccio Mannucci
Importance of information provision in the acceptance of blood donation criteria by the general public in Belgium
Bert Avau, Emmy De Buck, Philippe Vandekerckhove, Veerle Compernolle
Diagnosis and care of patients with mild haemophilia: practical recommendations for clinical management
Gary Benson, Günter Auerswald, Gerry Dolan, Anne Duffy, Cedric Hermans, Rolf Ljung, Massimo Morfini, Silva Zupancic Šalek
Reply to "High-titre inhibitors in previously untreated patients with severe haemophilia A receiving recombinant or plasma-derived factor VIII: a budget-impact analysis" by Messori et al.
Albert Farrugia, Megha Bansal
Cell salvage for postpartum haemorrhage during vaginal delivery: a case series
Grace Lim, Eleni Kotsis, Jamie M. Zorn, Patricia L. Dalby, Catherine J. Ralph, Jonathan H. Waters