Monthly Newsletter- April 2021
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- Free sample journal issues:
- Open access journal: The Lancet Digital Health 2019 May;1(1):e1-e44.
- Open access journal: Hematology, Transfusion and Cell Therapy, Journal of the Brasilian Association of Hematology, Hemotherapy and Cell Therapy (ABHH)
- Transfus Med Hemother 2019 Oct; 46(5): Many open access articles
- Open access journal (May 2020): The Lancet Microbe
- Attie A, de Almeida-Neto C, S Witkin S, et al. Detection and analysis of blood donors seropositive for syphilis. Transfus Med. 2021 Apr;31(2):121-8. Epub 2021 Jan 21.
- Ayoubkhani D, Khunti K, Nafilyan V, et al. Post-covid syndrome in individuals admitted to hospital with covid-19: retrospective cohort study. BMJ. 2021 Mar 31;372:n693. | PubMed abstract
- Bell S, Sweeting M, Ramond A, et al; COMPARE Study Group. Comparison of four methods to measure haemoglobin concentrations in whole blood donors (COMPARE): A diagnostic accuracy study. Transfus Med. 2021 Apr;31(2):94-103.Epub 2020 Dec 20. | PubMed abstract
- Chaves DG, da Silva Malta MCF, de Souza Madeira Ferreira Boy L, et al. Analysis of current SARS-CoV-2 infection in a large population of blood donors evidenced that RNAemia is rare in plasma. Transfusion. 2021 Apr 16. Epub ahead of print. | PubMed abstract
- China L, Freemantle N, Forrest E, et al.; ATTIRE Trial Investigators. A randomized trial of albumin infusions in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis. N Engl J Med. 2021 Mar 4;384(9):808-17.
- Dahlén T, Clements M, Zhao J, et al. An agnostic study of associations between ABO and RhD blood group and phenome-wide disease risk. Elife. 2021 Apr 27;10:e65658. Epub ahead of print. [Free full text online soon at Elife.]
- Donta A, Gorakshakar AC, Ghosh K. Divergence in phenotyping and genotyping analysis of the Lewis histo-blood group system. Transfus Med. 2021 Apr;31(2):129-135. Epub 2021 Jan 11.
- Dzingirai B, Katsidzira L, Matyanga CMJ, et al. Progress on the elimination of viral hepatitis in Zimbabwe: a review of the policies, strategies and challenges. J Viral Hepat. 2021 Apr 2. Epub ahead of print.
- English M, Irimu G, Akech S, et al. Employing learning health system principles to advance research on severe neonatal and paediatric illness in Kenya. BMJ Glob Health. 2021 Mar;6(3):e005300. | PubMed abstract
- Evans AL, Dalby A, Foster HR, et al. Transfer to the clinic: refining forward programming of hPSCs to megakaryocytes for platelet production in bioreactors. Blood Adv. 2021 Apr 13;5(7):1977-90. | PubMed abstract
- Haffner MR, Le HV, Saiz AM Jr, et al. Postoperative in-hospital morbidity and mortality of patients with COVID-19 infection compared with patients without COVID-19 infection. (Letter) JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Apr 1;4(4):e215697.
- Hanley C, Callum J, Karkouti K, Bartoszko J. Albumin in adult cardiac surgery: a narrative review. Can J Anaesth. 2021 Apr 21. English. Epub ahead of print.
- Ho AP, Ho BE, Berg MP, Gutman JA, Draper NL. Blood type change identifies late dominance reversal of chimerism after double umbilical cord blood transplantation with review of the literature. Transfusion. 2021 Mar;61(3):960-967. Epub 2021 Feb 26.
- Ibrahim A, Noun P, Khalil C, Taher A. Changing management of hematological malignancies with COVID-19: statement and recommendations of the Lebanese Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. Front Oncol. 2021 Mar 15;11:564383. | PubMed abstract
- Kang ZY, Liu W, Li DH. Comparison of clinical outcomes between ABO-incompatible and ABO-compatible pediatric liver transplantation: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Pediatr Surg Int. 2020 Nov;36(11):1353-62.Epub 2020 Oct 1.
- Lo BD, Cho BC, Hensley NB,et al. Impact of body weight on hemoglobin increments in adult red blood cell transfusion. Transfusion. 2021 Feb 25. Epub ahead of print.
- Mehrotra A, Bhatia RS, Snoswell CL. Paying for telemedicine after the pandemic. JAMA. 2021 Feb 2;325(5):431-2. (Editorial)
- Meyerov J, Louis M, Lee DK, et al. Associations between preoperative anaemia and hospital costs following major abdominal surgery: cohort study. BJS Open. 2021 Mar 5;5(2):zraa070. Epub 07 April 2021 | PubMed abstract
- Pillai A, Pandita A, Osiovich H, Manhas D. Pathogenesis and management of indirect hyperbilirubinemia in preterm neonates less than 35 weeks: moving toward a standardized approach. Neoreviews. 2020 May;21(5):e298-e307.
- Röth A, Barcellini W, D'Sa S, et al. Sutimlimab in cold agglutinin disease. N Engl J Med. 2021 Apr 8;384(14):1323-34.
- Sandal R, Mishra K, Jandial A, et al. Update on diagnosis and treatment of immune thrombocytopenia. Expert Rev Clin Pharmacol. 2021 Mar 30:1-16. Epub ahead of print.
- Shafie AA, Wong JHY, Ibrahim HM, et al. Economic burden in the management of transfusion-dependent thalassaemia patients in Malaysia from a societal perspective. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2021 Apr 7;16(1):157.
- Syahrul S, Maliga HA, Ilmawan M, et al. Hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke in patients with coronavirus disease 2019: incidence, risk factors, and pathogenesis - a systematic review and meta-analysis. F1000Res. 2021 Jan 19;10:34. | PubMed abstract