Transfusion

Cover image for Vol. 51 Issue 2

February 2011

Volume 51, Issue 2

Pages 229–448

  1. In this issue

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. In this issue (page 229)

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.02837.x

  2. EDITORIALS

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. A fresh take on whole blood (pages 230–233)

      Richard Kaufman

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02949.x

    2. Between the trash can and the freezer: donor education and the fate of cord blood (pages 234–236)

      Nancy M. Dunbar and Zbigniew “Ziggy” M. Szczepiorkowski

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.03018.x

  3. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
  4. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Continuing Medical Education Program in Transfusion (page 241)

      Anne Eder

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2011.03059.x

    2. Comparison of platelet transfusion as fresh whole blood versus apheresis platelets for massively transfused combat trauma patients (CME) (pages 242–252)

      Jeremy G. Perkins, Andrew P. Cap, Philip C. Spinella, Andrew F. Shorr, Alec C. Beekley, Kurt W. Grathwohl, Francisco J. Rentas, Charles E. Wade, John B. Holcomb and the 31st Combat Support Hospital Research Group

      Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02818.x

    3. Postponing or eliminating red blood cell transfusions of very low birth weight neonates by obtaining all baseline laboratory blood tests from otherwise discarded fetal blood in the placenta (pages 253–258)

      Robert D. Christensen, Diane K. Lambert, Vickie L. Baer, Dianne P. Montgomery, Cindy K. Barney, David M. Coulter, Sarah Ilstrup and Sterling T. Bennett

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02827.x

    4. Implementing a program to improve compliance with neonatal intensive care unit transfusion guidelines was accompanied by a reduction in transfusion rate: a pre-post analysis within a multihospital health care system (pages 264–269)

      Vickie L. Baer, Erick Henry, Diane K. Lambert, Ronald A. Stoddard, Susan E. Wiedmeier, Larry D. Eggert, Sarah Ilstrup and Robert D. Christensen

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02823.x

  5. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Factors affecting banking quality of umbilical cord blood for transplantation (pages 284–292)

      Hongyou Yang, Mona R. Loutfy, Stephanie Mayerhofer and Paul Shuen

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02826.x

    2. Granulocyte–colony-stimulatory factor: a strong inhibitor of natural killer cell function (pages 293–305)

      Laura Schlahsa, Yarúa Jaimes, Rainer Blasczyk and Constança Figueiredo

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02820.x

    3. Evaluation of a new cell separator for collection of peripheral blood CD34+ progenitor cells in pediatric patients (pages 306–312)

      Suk-Ran Kim, Hae-Kyoung Choung, Dae-Won Kim, Ki-Woong Sung and Eun-Suk Kang

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02864.x

    4. Thrombopoietin to replace megakaryocyte-derived growth factor: impact on stem and progenitor cells during ex vivo expansion of CD34+ cells mobilized in peripheral blood (pages 313–318)

      Pascale Duchez, Jean Chevaleyre, Marija Vlaski, Bernard Dazey, Fontanet Bijou, Xavier Lafarge, Noël Milpied, Jean-Michel Boiron and Zoran Ivanovic

      Version of Record online: 23 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02860.x

    5. Changes of cytokine levels during granulocyte–colony-stimulating factor stem cell mobilization in healthy donors: association with mobilization efficiency and potential predictive significance (pages 319–327)

      Daniel Lysák, Marcela Hrabětová, Jindra Vrzalová, Vladimír Koza, Jana Navrátilová, Tomáš Svoboda, Alexandra Jungová and Ondřej Topolčan

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02863.x

    6. Cord blood banking and transplantation at the Mexican Institute of Social Security: the first 5 years (pages 328–332)

      Angel Guerra-Marquez, Barbara Novelo-Garza, Araceli Malagón-Martínez, Alejandro Limon-Flores, Fernando Luna-Bautista, Luis Juan-Shum, Ines Montero-Ponce, Elizabeth Sanchez-Valle, Karina Peñaflor, Maria Antonieta Vélez-Ruelas, Yanin Romero-Juárez and Hector Mayani

      Version of Record online: 16 SEP 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02875.x

  6. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Pooled peripheral blood mononuclear cells provide an optimized cellular substrate for human immunodeficiency virus Type 1 isolation during acute infection (pages 333–337)

      Christopher Lai-Hipp, Tiffany Goldberg, Edward Scott, Alyssa Ziman and Girish Vyas

      Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02831.x

  7. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Incidence and transfusion risk factors for transfusion-associated circulatory overload among medical intensive care unit patients (pages 338–343)

      Guangxi Li, Sonal Rachmale, Marija Kojicic, Khurram Shahjehan, Michael Malinchoc, Daryl J. Kor and Ognjen Gajic

      Version of Record online: 17 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02816.x

  8. BLOOD COMPONENTS

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Hemostatic function of buffy coat platelets in additive solution treated with pathogen reduction technology (pages 344–356)

      Sisse R. Ostrowski, Louise Bochsen, Nis A. Windeløv, José A. Salado-Jimena, Inge Reynaerts, Raymond P. Goodrich and Pär I. Johansson

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02821.x

    2. Active cooling of whole blood to room temperature improves blood component quality (pages 357–362)

      Pieter F. van der Meer and Dirk de Korte

      Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02828.x

    3. Mitochondrial dysfunction of platelets stored in first- and second-generation containers is, in part, associated with elevated carbon dioxide levels (pages 371–379)

      Andrey Skripchenko, Andrew Myrup, Dedeene Thompson-Montgomery, Helen Awatefe and Stephen J. Wagner

      Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02829.x

  9. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Characterization of Jk(a+weak): a new blood group phenotype associated with an altered JK*01 allele (pages 380–392)

      Elisabet S. Wester, Jill R. Storry and Martin L. Olsson

      Version of Record online: 27 JUL 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02795.x

    2. Weak D and DEL alleles detected by routine SNaPshot genotyping: identification of four novel RHD alleles (pages 401–411)

      Monique Silvy, Sophie Simon, Julia Gouvitsos, Julie Di Cristofaro, Virginie Ferrera, Jacques Chiaroni and Pascal Bailly

      Version of Record online: 16 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02830.x

  10. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Cardiovascular and demographic characteristics in whole blood and plasma donors: results from the Donor InSight study (pages 412–420)

      Femke Atsma, Ingrid Veldhuizen, Femmie de Vegt, Carine Doggen and Wim de Kort

      Version of Record online: 30 AUG 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02867.x

  11. COMMENTARY

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Time to rethink clinically important outcomes in platelet transfusion trials (pages 430–434)

      Nancy M. Heddle, Donald M. Arnold and Kathryn E. Webert

      Version of Record online: 16 DEC 2010 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02982.x

  12. COMMITTEE REPORT

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Current problems and future directions of transfusion-induced alloimmunization: summary of an NHLBI working group (pages 435–441)

      James C. Zimring, Lis Welniak, John W. Semple, Paul M. Ness, Sherrill J. Slichter, Steven L. Spitalnik and for the NHLBI Alloimmunization Working Group

      Version of Record online: 20 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.03024.x

  13. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

    1. Top of page
    2. In this issue
    3. EDITORIALS
    4. CLINICAL RESEARCH FOCUS #20
    5. TRANSFUSION PRACTICE
    6. TRANSPLANTATION AND CELLULAR ENGINEERING
    7. DONOR INFECTIOUS DISEASE TESTING
    8. TRANSFUSION COMPLICATIONS
    9. BLOOD COMPONENTS
    10. IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY
    11. BLOOD DONORS AND BLOOD COLLECTION
    12. COMMENTARY
    13. COMMITTEE REPORT
    14. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
    1. Core temperature changes in red blood cells (pages 442–443)

      Stephen Thomas, Mike Wiltshire, Vicky Hancock, Steve Fletcher, Carl McDonald and Rebecca Cardigan

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02927.x

    2. Viable hematopoietic progenitor cells in frozen femoral heads from living donors for orthopedic surgery (pages 443–444)

      Vicente Mirabet, Roberto J. Roig and Pilar Solves

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02936.x

    3. Alternate analysis strategies for retrospective assessment of outcomes with a male donor–only plasma policy (pages 444–445)

      Ian Welsby, Barbara Phillips-Bute and Mark Stafford-Smith

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02952.x

    4. Response to “Alternate analysis strategies for retrospective assessment of outcomes with a male donor-only plasma policy” by Welsby, Stafford-Smith, and Phillips-Bute (pages 445–446)

      Marie Reilly, Olof Nyren, Therese M.-L. Andersson, Gustaf Edgren, Rut Norda, Agneta Shanwell and Elsa Tynell

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.03029.x

    5. Reply and update: kills 99% of known germs (pages 447–448)

      Chris V. Prowse and William G. Murphy

      Version of Record online: 10 FEB 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1537-2995.2010.02986.x

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