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Research & Reviews  911 results

Pragmatic, double-blind, randomised trial evaluating the impact of red blood cell donor...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-049598
BMJ Open; Fergusson DA, Chassé M et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - With over 1 million units of blood transfused each year in Canada, their use has a significant clinical and economic impact on our health system. Adequate screening of blood donors is important to ensure the safety and clinical benefit of blood pr...

Recurrent hyperhemolytic transfusion reaction in myelodysplastic syndrome- A case based...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transci.2021.103073
Transfusion and Apheresis Science : Official Journal of T... Augustine M, Murugesan M et. al.

Feb 14th, 2021 - We present here a case report of a 27 year old female, with myelodysplatic syndrome suspected to have recurrent hyperhemolytic transfusion reactions (HHTR). Patient was transfusion dependent for ten years and was transfused with leukodepleted and ...

Clinical impacts of DNA-based typing and provision of antigen-matched red blood cell un...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33544619
Immunohematology Watanaboonyongcharoen P, Onspun S et. al.

Feb 5th, 2021 - Blood transfusion, the main therapy for patients with severe thalassemia, is challenged by alloantibodies that can lead to hemolytic transfusion reactions. The use of prophylactic antigen-matched units is recommended, but serologic typing, before ...

Adverse effects of perioperative blood transfusion in spine surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2021.01.093
World Neurosurgery; Zhou JJ, Hemphill C et. al.

Feb 4th, 2021 - Perioperative blood transfusion is often necessary during spine surgery because of blood loss from the surgical field during and after surgery. However, blood transfusions are associated with a small but significant risk of causing several adverse...

Relationship between allergic sensitisation-associated single-nucleotide polymorphisms ...
https://doi.org/10.2450/2021.0230-20
Blood Transfusion = Trasfusione Del Sangue; Ide Y, Yanagisawa R et. al.

Feb 4th, 2021 - Allergic transfusion reactions (ATR) and febrile non-haemolytic transfusion reactions (FNHTR) are common transfusion-related adverse reactions; however, their pathogenesis remains unclear and it is difficult to predict their occurrence. Single-nuc...

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Guidelines  1 results

Red blood cell specifications for patients with hemoglobinopathies: a systematic review...
https://doi.org/10.1111/trf.14611
Transfusion Compernolle V, Chou ST et. al.

Apr 26th, 2018 - Red blood cell (RBC) transfusions remain essential in the treatment of patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) and β-thalassemia. Alloimmunization, a well-documented complication of transfusion, increases the risk of delayed hemolytic transfusion ...

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Drugs  249 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,173 results

Pragmatic, double-blind, randomised trial evaluating the impact of red blood cell donor...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2021-049598
BMJ Open; Fergusson DA, Chassé M et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - With over 1 million units of blood transfused each year in Canada, their use has a significant clinical and economic impact on our health system. Adequate screening of blood donors is important to ensure the safety and clinical benefit of blood pr...

Depo-medrol - methylprednisolone acetate injection, suspension-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e8209047-c1e6-4081-a6d3-c603d9ee4f14

Feb 24th, 2021 - When oral therapy is not feasible and the strength, dosage form, and route of administration of the drug reasonably lend the preparation to the treatment of the condition, the intramuscular use of DEPO-MEDROL Sterile Aqueous Suspension is indicate...

Depo-medrol - methylprednisolone acetate injection, suspension-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=aa151d12-bd33-4d26-848f-2195172c9700

Feb 15th, 2021 - When oral therapy is not feasible and the strength, dosage form, and route of administration of the drug reasonably lend the preparation to the treatment of the condition, the intramuscular use of DEPO-MEDROL Sterile Aqueous Suspension is indicate...

Recurrent hyperhemolytic transfusion reaction in myelodysplastic syndrome- A case based...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.transci.2021.103073
Transfusion and Apheresis Science : Official Journal of T... Augustine M, Murugesan M et. al.

Feb 14th, 2021 - We present here a case report of a 27 year old female, with myelodysplatic syndrome suspected to have recurrent hyperhemolytic transfusion reactions (HHTR). Patient was transfusion dependent for ten years and was transfused with leukodepleted and ...

Solu-medrol - methylprednisolone sodium succinate injection, powder, for solution-NuCare Pharmaceuticals,Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=6b64e2f0-0b08-200d-e053-2991aa0a220c

Feb 10th, 2021 - When oral therapy is not feasible, and the strength, dosage form, and route of administration of the drug reasonably lend the preparation to the treatment of the condition, the intravenous or intramuscular use of SOLU-MEDROL Sterile Powder is indi...

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News  15 results

Preeclampsia doubles risk of postpartum transfusion reactions
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/205827/obstetrics/preeclampsia-doubles-risk-postpartum-transfusion-reactions?channel=27970
Caleb Rans

Aug 2nd, 2019 - Women with preeclampsia were found to be at the highest risk for transfusion reactions when receiving a blood transfusion post partum, according to results from a retrospective study. Additionally, all women who received a transfusion postpartum w.

Transfusion Reaction Risk Doubled in Postpartum Setting
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/pregnancy/81387

Aug 2nd, 2019 - The risk of transfusion reactions was twice as high for women requiring blood to treat postpartum hemorrhage compared with nonpregnant women who also required a blood transfusion during the same time period, a Swedish retrospective study showed. M...

Cold hemolytic anemia: a rare complication of influenza A
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/154591/patient-survivor-care/cold-hemolytic-anemia-rare-complication
Exler et al

Dec 15th, 2017 - Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) is characterized by the temperature at which the auto-antibody has the greatest avidity for the target red cell antigen, either warm or cold forms. It is detected by a positive direct antiglobulin test (DAT) also.

Older RBCs may sometimes be better
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/185399/blood-banking/older-rbcs-may-sometimes-be-better
HT Staff

Sep 28th, 2017 - Photo by Elise Amendola Blood for transfusion New research suggests that, overall, the age of transfused red blood cells (RBCs) does not significantly impact outcomes in critically ill adults, but, in some cases, older RBCs may be the better choic.

Confirmatory blood typing unnecessary for closed prolapse repairs
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/135132/surgery/confirmatory-blood-typing-unnecessary-closed-prolapse-repairs
M. Alexander Otto

Apr 5th, 2017 - SAN ANTONIO – It was safe to skip preoperative blood type and antibody screening before vaginal and robotic apical prolapse surgeries at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, so long as the women didn’t have hemorrhage risk factors. The r.

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