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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
Non-factor replacement therapy for hemophilia: a current update
Franchini Massimo, Mannucci Pier Mannuccio
Molecular immunohaematology round table discussions at the AABB Annual Meeting, Orlando 2016
Willy A. Flegel, Qing Chen, Lilian Castilho, Margaret A. Keller, Ellen B. Klapper, William J. Lane, France Pirenne, Gary Stack, Maryse St-Louis, Christopher A. Tormey , Dan A. Waxman, Christof Weinstock, Silvano Wendel, Gregory A Denomme
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
Characteristics of thawed pooled cryoprecipitate stored at refrigerated temperature for 24 hours
Esther P. Soundar, Meredith Reyes, Laura Korte, Arthur Bracey
Testing direct oral anticoagulants: embedding in structured long-term care
Hugo ten Cate
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
Position Paper on laboratory testing for patients on direct oral anticoagulants. A Consensus Document from the SISET, FCSA, SIBioC and SIPMeL
Armando Tripodi, Walter Ageno, Marcello Ciaccio, Cristina Legnani, Giuseppe Lippi, Cesare Manotti, Rossella Marcucci, Marco Moia, Benedetto Morelli, Daniela Poli, Agostino Steffan, Sophie Testa
Paediatric venous thromboembolism: a report from the Italian Registry of Thrombosis in Children (RITI)
Paola Giordano, Massimo Grassi, Paola Saracco, Angelo C. Molinari, Chiara Gentilomo, Agnese Suppiej, Giuseppe Indolfi, Donatella Lasagni, Matteo Luciani, Fiammetta Piersigilli, Maria C. Putti, Lidia L. Rota, Stefano Sartori, Paolo Simioni, the Paediatric Thrombosis Working Group of the RITI (see Appendix I)
Use of fresh-frozen plasma in 2012 at the Fondazione Ca' Granda Hospital of Milan: assessment of appropriateness using record linkage techniques applied to data routinely recorded in various hospital information systems
Monica Lanzoni, Barbara Olivero, Andrea Artoni, Maurizio Marconi, Elisabetta Raspollini, Silvana Castaldi
Heparin-like effect resistant to protamine in a child with haemorrhagic shock. Do we need heparinase?
Mirco Nacoti, Diego Cantù, Daniele Bonacina, Federico Lussana, Ezio Bonanomi, Marina Marchetti, Anna Falanga
Diagnosis and management of patients with von Willebrand's disease in Italy: an Expert Meeting Report
Flora Peyvandi
Current challenges in the diagnosis and management of patients with inherited von Willebrand's disease in Italy: an Expert Meeting Report on the diagnosis and surgical and secondary long-term prophylaxis
Piercarla Schinco, Giancarlo Castaman, Antonio Coppola, Dorina Cultrera, Cosimo Ettorre, Anna C. Giuffrida, Emanuela Marchesini, Renato Marino, Marta Milan, Claudio Molinari, Simona M. Siboni, Ezio Zanon, Augusto B. Federici
Mild-to-moderate foeto-maternal haemorrhage in the third trimester and at term of pregnancy: quantitative determination and clinical-diagnostic evaluation
Fausta Beneventi, Chiara Cavagnoli, Elena Locatelli, Silvia Bariselli, Margherita Simonetta, Gianluca Viarengo, Cesare Perotti, Arsenio Spinillo
Haemolysis, pure red cell aplasia and red cell antibody formation associated with major and bidirectional ABO incompatible haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Gordana Tomac, Ines Bojanic, Sanja Mazic, Ivana Vidovic, Mirela Raos, Branka Golubic Cepulic, Ranka Serventi Seiwerth, Jadranka Kelecic, Boris Labar
Quality assessment and transfusion efficacy of buffy coat-derived platelet concentrates washed with platelet additive solution
Hermógenes Fernández-Muñoz, Cristina Castilla-Llorente, Eva M. Plaza, Cristina Martínez-Millán, Inmaculada Heras, Pastora Iniesta, María L. Amigo, Francisca Ferrer-Marin, María J. Candela, María L. Lozano, Vicente Vicente, José Rivera
Is it time to re-think a sustainable banking model for the Italian Cord Blood Network?
Nicoletta Sacchi
A cost analysis of public cord blood banks belonging to the Italian Cord Blood Network
Simonetta Pupella, Maria Bianchi, Anna Ceccarelli, Deanna Calteri, Letizia Lombardini, Andrea Giornetti, Giuseppe Marano, Massimo Franchini, Giuliano Grazzini, Giancarlo M. Liumbruno
Reporting transfusion-related acute lung injury by clinical and preclinical disciplines
Anna L. Peters, Emma K. van de Weerdt, Eline J. Goudswaard, Jan M. Binnekade, Jaap J. Zwaginga, Erik A.M. Beckers, Sacha S. Zeerleder, Marian G.J. van Kraaij, Nicole P. Juffermans, Alexander P.J. Vlaar
Strategies to identify candidates for D variant genotyping
Xunda Luo, Margaret A. Keller, Ian James, Michelle Grant, Shiguang Liu, Kellie Simmons Massey, Andrew Czulewicz, Sandra Nance, Yanhua Li
Non-invasive foetal RhD genotyping to guide anti-D prophylaxis: an external quality assurance workshop
Frederik B. Clausen, Angela N. Barrett, Grethe R. Krog, Kirstin Finning, Morten H. Dziegiel
Haemophilia A: the consequences of de novo mutations. Two case reports
Federica Zarrilli, Antonio Coppola, Michele Schiavulli, Ernesto Cimino, Ausilia Elce, Giuseppe Rescigno, Giuseppe Castaldo, Felice Amato
Introduction of thromboelastometry-guided administration of fresh-frozen plasma is associated with decreased allogeneic blood transfusions and post-operative blood loss in cardiopulmonary-bypass surgery
Junko Ichikawa, Takahito Marubuchi, Keiko Nishiyama, Mitsuharu Kodaka, Klaus Görlinger, Makoto Ozaki, Makiko Komori
Passive haemovigilance of blood components treated with a riboflavin-based pathogen reduction technology
Dariusz Piotrowski, Zofia Przybylska-Baluta,Teresa Jimenez-Marco, Lina Kryzauskaite, Andreas Papachronis, Aliki Marinaki, Paul Höcker, Sigrid Cherrier-De Wilde, Marcia Cardoso
Clinically relevant non-major bleeding with oral anticoagulants: non-major may not be trivial
Laura Franco, Cecilia Becattini, Simone Vanni, Rodolfo Sbrojavacca, Cinzia Nitti, Giorgia Manina, Luca Masotti, Fulvio Pomero, Sergio Cattinelli, Roberto Cappelli, Roberta Re, Giancarlo Agnelli
Effect of storage period of red blood cell suspensions on helper T-cell subpopulations
Salih H. Bal, Yasemin Heper, Levent T. Kumas, Furkan Guvenc, Ferah Budak, Güher Göral, Haluk B. Oral
A preliminary evaluation of next-generation sequencing as a screening tool for targeted genotyping of erythrocyte and platelet antigens in blood donors
Agnieszka Orzinska, Katarzyna Guz, Michal Mikula, Maria Kulecka, Anna Kluska, Aneta Balabas, Monika Pelc-Klopotowska, Jerzy Ostrowski, Ewa Brojer
Increase of plasma concentration to 10% improves a number of in vitro storage parameters of apheresis platelets suspended in a bicarbonate-containing additive solution and stored with a 24-hour interruption of agitation
Stephen J. Wagner, Andrey Skripchenko, Cheryl A. Hapip, Nadine Kaelber, Annette Turgeon
Bidirectional ine­fficacy or intolerability of thrombopoietin receptor agonists: new data and a concise review
Fabian Depré, Nasra Aboud, Beate Mayer, Abdulgabar Salama
The age of stored erythrocytes influences methaemoglobin formation when circulated in a heart-lung machine model
Lea Krampen, Stefanie Krajewski, Heike Roth, Rupert Handgretinger, Christian Schlensak, Gernot Bruchelt, Hans P. Wendel
Clinical experience reversing factor Xa inhibitors with four-factor prothrombin complex concentrate in a community hospital
Katie B. Tellor, Naomi S. Barasch, Brian M. Lee