BEST Studies

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Study Number Study Version Year Started Study Title Study Status Publication Number
24 2003 Effect of two days’ shipping on platelet function and biochemical analyses Completed 35
23 2003 Effect of supranormal pH on radiolabeled platelet recovery and survival Completed 38
22 2002 Evaluation of the hemostatis efficacy and the platelet utilization rates of low versus standard dose platelet therapy (SToP) Completed 26, 29, 31
21 2002 Effect of storage medium and protein source on ESC and HSR Completed 30
21 A 2001 Effect of storage medium and protein source on ESC and HSR (pilot study) Completed 24
20 2001 Effects of interruption of agitation of platelet concentrates stored in PAS environment (pilot study) Completed 32
19 A-F 2001 Evaluation of in vitro asay utilized to evaluate cord blood hemopoietic stem cell products Completed 33, 39
18 2001 The COBS (collection of blood samples) study Completed 25, 27
17 2001 Storage of platelets in additive solutions: In vitro effects of potassium and magnesium (pilot study) Completed 22, 23
17 A 2000 Storage of platelets in additive solutions: In vitro effects of potassium and magnesium (pilot study) Completed 21
16 0 Evaluation of the influence of conditions encountered during the transportation of platelet components from blood centers to hospitals on platelet quality (See Study 20) Closed
15 1999 Cord blood filtration study Completed 41
14 B 0 SToP: Analysis of adjudication process Completed 96
14 A 0 SToP Main study Completed 57
13 1996 CD34+ cell count Completed 18
12 1996 Platelet counting study Completed 15, 20, 36
11 1996 Automated white cell count in white cell reduced blood components Completed 19
10 1996 Platelet transfusion in routine practice Closed
9 1996 In vitro assays for evaluation of the properties of stored platelets: interlaboratory study to evaluate lactate, lactate dehydrogenase and CD62 parameters Completed 16
8 1995 Multicenter evaluation of the 3% PFA method for white cell counting in leukocyte-reduced red blood cells Completed 11