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- Global Blood Banking and Blood Products Industry (Feb. 2020) | See Summary and TOC
- Interesting: AABB, NY Blood Center, ABC, ARC, CBS, Japan Red Cross, Sanguin are listed as 'players' but not UK's NHSBT, only UK's BPL Group.
- Market trends and drivers inc. Blood plasma demand exceeds supply: Self-sufficiency is the new mantra; Growing affinity for home care unlocks opportunities for home-based IVIg therapy;Platelet rich plasma therapy market scales new heights
- Cost of Report is $5600 USD for one user license.
Diseases in the news
- HCV/HIV: See UK above (Infected Blood Inquiry)
- Novel coronavirus (CoVID-19): See Australia, Ireland, Pakistan, South Korea, Spain, UK, and USA above
Resource Library / Links
Free full text papers | * 1 or more Canadian authors
- Free sample journal issues
- Open access journal: The Lancet Digital Health 2019 May;1(1):e1-e44.
- Transfus Med Hemother 2019 Oct; 46(5): Many open access articles
- Transfusion Evidence Alert (Jan. 2020, 10 new articles)
- Abdella Y, Mataria A, Sajwani F, Pourfathollah AA, Sibinga CTS. Ensuring effective financing of national blood systems in support of universal health coverage. (editorial) East Mediterr Health J. 2019 Aug 19;25(6):371-3.
- Ankcorn MJ, Tedder RS, Cairns J, Sandmann FG. Cost-effectiveness analysis of screening for persistent hepatitis E virus infection in solid organ transplant patients in the United Kingdom: a model-based economic evaluation. Value Health. 2020 Mar;23(3):309-18. Epub 2019 Nov 15.
- Badami KG, Mercer S, Chiu M, Yi M, Warrington S. Analysis of transfusion therapy during the March 2019 mass shooting incident in Christchurch, New Zealand. Vox Sang. 2020 Mar 12. [Epub ahead of print]
- Banchev A, Goldmann G, Marquardt N, Klein C, Horneff S, Langenkamp R, et al. Impact of telemedicine tools on record keeping and compliance in haemophilia care. Hamostaseologie. 2019 Nov;39(4):347-54. Epub 2019 Jan 17. Donahue BS. Red cell transfusion and thrombotic risk in children. Pediatrics. 2020 Mar 20. pii: e20193955. [Epub ahead of print]
- Doughty H, Chowdhury F; National Blood Transfusion Committee Emergency Planning Working Group. Emergency preparedness, resilience and response guidance for UK hospital transfusion teams. Transfus Med. 2020 Feb 4. [Epub ahead of print] | PubMed abstract
- Evans BA, Ansari AK, Srinivasan AJ, Kamyszek RW, Stoner KC, Fuller M, et al. Rejuvenation solution as an adjunct cold storage solution maintains physiological haemoglobin oxygen affinity during early-storage period of red blood cells. Vox Sang. 2020 Mar 12. [Epub ahead of print]
- Fein EH, Friedlander S, Lu Y, Pak Y, Sakai-Bizmark R, Smith LM, et al. Phototherapy for neonatal unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia: examining outcomes by level of care. Hosp Pediatr. 2019 Feb;9(2):115-20. Epub 2019 Jan 3.
- Feuerstein SJ, Skovmand K, Møller AM, Wildgaard K. Freeze-dried plasma in major haemorrhage: a systematic review. Vox Sang. 2020 Feb 23. [Epub ahead of print] | PubMed abstract
- Haddad A, Elgemmezi T, Chaïb M, Bou Assi T, Abu Helu R, Hmida S,et al. Quality and safety measures in transfusion practice: The experience of eight southern/eastern Mediterranean countries. Vox Sang. 2020 Mar 2. [Epub ahead of print] | PubMed abstract
- Ikawa Y, Miccio A, Magrin E, Kwiatkowski JL, Rivella S, Cavazzana M. Gene therapy of hemoglobinopathies: progress and future challenges. Hum Mol Genet. 2019 Oct 1;28(R1):R24-30.
- Mohammad MK, Wooten MS, Maier CL, Hill CE, Guarner J, Roback JD, et al. Electronic charting of transfusion medicine consults: implementation, challenges and opportunities. Vox Sang. 2020 Mar 20. [Epub ahead of print]
- Poston JN, Sugalski J, Gernsheimer TB, Marc Stewart F, Pagano MB. Mitigation strategies for anti-D alloimmunization by platelet transfusion in haematopoietic stem cell transplant patients: a survey of NCCN® centres. Vox Sang. 2020 Feb 20. [Epub ahead of print]
- Qian F, Eaton MP, Lustik SJ, Hohmann SF, Diachun CB, Pasternak R, et al. Racial disparities in the use of blood transfusion in major surgery. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014 Mar 11;14:121.
- Raitt J, Curry N, Lewis P, Dearman J, Poole K, Surendra Kumar D. Developing clinical performance indicators for pre-hospital blood transfusion: The Thames Valley Air Ambulance approach. Transfus Med. 2020 Mar 9. [Epub ahead of print]
- Rasalam JE, Kumar S, Amalraj P, Bal HS, Mathai J, Kumar M, et al. Do red cell alloantibodies continue to challenge breast fed babies? Transfus Med. 2020 Feb 21. [Epub ahead of print]
- Schmidt DE, Lakerveld AJ, Heitink-Pollé KMJ, Bruin MCA, Vidarsson G, Porcelijn L, de Haas M. Anti-platelet antibody immunoassays in childhood immune thrombocytopenia: a systematic review. Vox Sang. 2020 Feb 20. [Epub ahead of print] | PubMed abstract
- * Shih AW, Morrison D, Sekhon AS, Lin Y, Chargé S, Chipperfield K, Beaveridge J. Educating the next frontier of transfusionists: a transfusion camp pilot program for nurse practitioners. Transfusion. 2020 Mar 20. [Epub ahead of print]
- Smit Sibinga CT, Abdella YE, Seghatchian J. Poor economics - Transforming challenges in transfusion medicine and science into opportunities. Transfus Apher Sci. 2020 Feb 28:102752. [Epub ahead of print]
- Wirtz MR, Almizraq RJ, Weber NC, Norris PJ. Pandey S, Spinella PC, et al. Red-blood-cell manufacturing methods and storage solutions differentially induce pulmonary cell activation. Vox Sang. 2020 Mar 12. [Epub ahead of print]
- Yu TC, Nguyen C, Ruiz N, Zhou S, Zhang X, Böing EA, Tan H. Prevalence and burden of illness of treated hemolytic neonatal hyperbilirubinemia in a privately insured population in the United States. BMC Pediatr. 2019 Feb 11;19(1):53.
- Zhao Y, et al. Surface-anchored framework for generating RhD-epitope stealth red blood cells. Sci Adv 2020 Mar 20;6(12): eaaw9679.