Intervention Review

Granulocyte transfusions for treating infections in patients with neutropenia or neutrophil dysfunction

  1. Simon Stanworth2,
  2. Edwin Massey1,*,
  3. Chris Hyde3,
  4. Susan J Brunskill4,
  5. Cristina Navarette5,
  6. Geoff Lucas6,
  7. David Marks7,
  8. Ulrike Paulus8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group

Published Online: 20 JUL 2005

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005339

How to Cite

Stanworth S, Massey E, Hyde C, Brunskill SJ, Navarette C, Lucas G, Marks D, Paulus U. Granulocyte transfusions for treating infections in patients with neutropenia or neutrophil dysfunction. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2005, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD005339. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005339.

Author Information

  1. 1

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Bristol, UK

  2. 2

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Haematology/Transfusion Medicine, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    Peninsula College of Medicine & Dentistry, Peninsula Technology Assessment Group (PenTAG), Exeter, UK

  4. 4

    NHS Blood and Transplant, Systematic Review Initiative, Oxford, Oxon, UK

  5. 5

    National Blood Service, North London Blood Transfusion Centre, London, UK

  6. 6

    National Blood Service, Bristol, UK

  7. 7

    Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Department of Adult BMT, Bristol, UK

  8. 8

    Department of Haematology, Dept of Haematology, Newport, South Wales, UK

*Edwin Massey, NHS Blood and Transplant, North Bristol Park, Northway, Filton, Bristol, BS34 7QH, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 JUL 2005


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