BEST Publications

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Number Authors Title Journal
114 Dunbar NM, Yazer MH, On behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative and the STAT Study Investigators. Safety of the use of group A plasma in trauma: the STAT study. Transfusion. 2017 Jun 8. doi: 10.1111/trf.14139. [Epub ahead of print]
113 Yazer M, et al. An international investigation into O red blood cell unit administration in hospitals: The GRoup O Utilization Patterns (GROUP) study. Accepted for publication in Transfusion
111 Liu S, de Castro LF, Jin P, Civini S, Ren J, Reems JA, Cancelas J, Nayak R, Shaw G, O'Brien T, McKenna DH, Armant M, Silberstein L, Gee AP, Hei DJ, Hematti P, Kuznetsov SA, Robey PG, Stroncek DF. Manufacturing Differences Affect Human Bone Marrow Stromal Cell Characteristics and Function: Comparison of Production Methods and Products from Multiple Centers. Sci Rep. 2017 Apr 27;7:46731. doi: 10.1038/srep46731.
110 Worsham DN, Reems JA, Szczepiorkowski ZM, McKenna DH, Leemhuis T, Mathew AJ, Cancelas JA; Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative Group. Clinical methods of cryopreservation for donor lymphocyte infusions vary in their ability to preserve functional T-cell subpopulations. Transfusion. 2017 Apr 28. doi: 10.1111/trf.14112. [Epub ahead of print]
109 Yazer MH, Vassallo R, Delaney M, Germain M, Karafin MS, Sayers M, van de Watering L, Shaz BH on behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Trends in age and red blood cell donation habits among several racial/ethnic minority groups in the United States. Transfusion. doi:10.1111/trf.14108. [Epub ahead of print.]
108 Marks D, van der Meer PF, and on behalf of the Biomedical Excelllence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative). Serum eye drops: a survey of international production methods. Vox Sang DOI:10.1111/vox.12502. [Epub ahead of print]
107 Yazer MH, Lozano M, Fung M, Kutner J, Murphy MF, Oveland Apelseth T, Pogłód R, Selleng K, Tinmouth A, Wendel S, Yahalom V; Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. An international survey on the role of the hospital transfusion committee. Transfusion. 2017 Feb 24. doi: 10.1111/trf.14033. [Epub ahead of print]
106 Yazer MH, Delaney M, Germain M, Karafin MS, Sayers M, Vassallo R, Ziman 7, Shaz B; Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Trends in US minority red blood cell unit donations Transfusion. 2017 Feb 16. doi: 10.1111/trf.14039. [Epub ahead of print]
105 Ruqayyah J. Almizraq, Qi Long Yi, Jason P. Acker, Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Impact of technical and assay variation on reporting of hemolysis in stored red blood cell products. Clin Chim Acta. 2017 Feb 20. Epub ahead of print.
104 Germain M, Grégoire Y, Vassallo RR, Acker JP, Cardigan R, de Korte D, Irving D, Bégué S, and on behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusions (BEST) collaborative. Quality control of apheresis platelets: a multi-center study to evaluate factors that can influence pH measurement. Vox Sang. DOI: 10.1111/vox.12505 [Epub ahead of print]
103 van der Meer PF, Devine DV; Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Alternatives in blood operations when choosing non-DEHP bags. Vox Sang. 2017 Jan 24. doi: 10.1111/vox.12479. [Epub ahead of print]
102 Delaney M, Wikman A, van de Watering L, Schonewille H, Verdoes JP, Emery SP, Murphy MF, Staves J, Flach S, Arnold DM, Kaufman RM, Ziman A, Harm SK, Fung M, Eppes CF, Dunbar NM, Buser A, Meyer E, Savoia H, Abeysinghe P, Heddle N, Tinmouth A, Traore AN, Yazer MH, for the BEST Collaborative. Blood Group Antigen Matching Influence on Gestational Outcomes (AMIGO) Study Transfusion. 2017 Feb 5. doi: 10.1111/trf.13977. [Epub ahead of print]
101 Yazer MH, Alcantara R, Beizai P, Draper NL, Harm SK, Kutner JM, Lin D, Poglod R, Rogers TS, Sørensen CH, Sprogøe U, Welbig J, Yuen J, Ziman A; Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusions (BEST) Collaborative. The Crossmatch/Issue Ratio: Use of a Novel Quality Indicator and Results of an International Survey on RBC Crossmatching and Issuing Practices Am J Clin Pathol August 2016;146:238-243.
100 Chapuy CI, Aguad MD, Nicholson RT, AuBuchon JP, Cohn CS, Delaney M, Fung MK, Unger M, Doshi P, Murphy MF Dumont LJ, Kaufman RM; DARA-DTT Study Group for the BEST Collaborative. International validation of a dithiothreitol (DTT)-based method to resolve the daratumumab interference with blood compatibility testing. Transfusion. 2016 Dec;56(12):2964-2972.
99 Ziman A, Cohn C, Carey PM, Dunbar NM, Fung MK, Greinacher A, Stanworth S, Heddle NM, Delaney M and the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Warm Reactive (IgG) Autoantibodies and Laboratory Testing Best Practices: Review of the Literature and Survey of Current Practice. Transfusion. 2016 Dec 4. doi: 10.1111/trf.13903. [Epub ahead of print].
98 Dunbar NM, Yazer MH, Bravo MD, Kamel HT, Gorlin J, Norris PJ, Williamson PC, Vassallo RR, On behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. An association between ABO group and HLA antibody detection. Transfusion. 2016 Nov 3. doi: 10.1111/trf.13901. [Epub ahead of print].
97 Yazer MH, JacksonB, Beckman N, Chesneau S, Bowler P, Delaney M, Deveine D, Field S, Germain M, Murphy M, Sayers M, Shaz B, Shinar E, Takanashi M, Vassallo R, Wickenden C, Yahalom V, Land K, on behalf of the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Changes in blood center red blood cell distributions in the era of patient blood management: the trends for collection (TFC) study. Transfusion doi:10.1111/trf.13696. [Epub ahead of print]
96 Heddle NM, Wu C, Vassallo R, Carey P, Arnold D, Lozano M, Pavenski K, Sweeney S, Stanworth S, Liu Y, Traore A, Barty R, Tinmouth A. Adjudicating bleeding events in a platelet dose study: impact on outcome results and challenges. Transfusion 2011;51:2304-10.
95 Murphy MF, Dumont LD, Greinacher A, for the BEST Collaborative. Correspondence: Interference of New Drugs with Compatibility Testing for Blood Transfusion N Engl J Med 2016; 375:295-296 July 21, 2016
94 Delaney M, Wendel S, Bercovitz RS, Cid J, Cohn C, Dunbar N, Apelseth TO, Popovsky M, Stanworth SJ, Tinmouth A, Van De Watering L, Waters JH, Yazer M, Ziman A for the Biomedical Excellence for Safer Transfusion (BEST) Collaborative. Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Transfusion Reactions: Evidence-Based Review & Clinical Guideline. Lancet, 2016 April 12. DOI: [Epub ahead of print]