C Briggs

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of an immature platelet fraction (IPF) in peripheral thrombocytopenia
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 126:93-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint New quantitative parameters on a recently introduced automated blood cell counter--the XE 2100
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Lab Haematol 22:345-50. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Platelet counting
    Paul Harrison
    Oxford Haemophila Centre and Thrombosis Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 272:29-46. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of immunological platelet counting (by the platelet/RBC ratio) on haematological practice
    Paul Harrison
    Oxford Haemophilia Centre and Thrombosis Unit, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 67:1-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Immature platelet fraction measurement: a future guide to platelet transfusion requirement after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Transfus Med 16:101-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Sysmex haematology XN modular system
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    J Clin Pathol 65:1024-30. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Where are we at with point-of-care testing in haematology?
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 158:679-90. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality counts: new parameters in blood cell counting
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 31:277-97. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Guidelines for point-of-care testing: haematology
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, UK
    Br J Haematol 142:904-15. 2008
  10. doi request reprint ICSH Guideline for worldwide point-of-care testing in haematology with special reference to the complete blood count
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:105-16. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment of an immature platelet fraction (IPF) in peripheral thrombocytopenia
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 126:93-9. 2004
    ..These results show that a rapid, inexpensive automated method for measuring the IPF% is feasible and should become a standard parameter in evaluating the thrombocytopenic patient...
  2. ncbi request reprint New quantitative parameters on a recently introduced automated blood cell counter--the XE 2100
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Clin Lab Haematol 22:345-50. 2000
    ..The introduction of fluorescent flow cytometric analysis allows extended quantification of additional cell populations and so potentially improves screening and monitoring of various pathological conditions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Platelet counting
    Paul Harrison
    Oxford Haemophila Centre and Thrombosis Unit, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 272:29-46. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of immunological platelet counting (by the platelet/RBC ratio) on haematological practice
    Paul Harrison
    Oxford Haemophilia Centre and Thrombosis Unit, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Cytometry B Clin Cytom 67:1-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Immature platelet fraction measurement: a future guide to platelet transfusion requirement after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Transfus Med 16:101-9. 2006
    ..The automated IPF is a useful parameter in the clinical evaluation of the thrombocytopenic patient and has the potential to allow optimal transfusion of platelet concentrates...
  6. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Sysmex haematology XN modular system
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    J Clin Pathol 65:1024-30. 2012
    ..A nucleated red blood cell (NRBC) count is provided on all samples. The instrument has a smaller footprint (34%) than previous Sysmex XE analysers...
  7. doi request reprint Where are we at with point-of-care testing in haematology?
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Br J Haematol 158:679-90. 2012
    ..As there is every reason to expect that POCT use will increase in all pathology disciplines, including haematology, it is imperative that systems are put in place to oversee these issues...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality counts: new parameters in blood cell counting
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 31:277-97. 2009
    ..Participants were asked to provide a consensus opinion on which parameters are the most important for inclusion in future haematology EQAS...
  9. doi request reprint Guidelines for point-of-care testing: haematology
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, UK
    Br J Haematol 142:904-15. 2008
    ..g. pharmacies, should undertake training and annual competency assessment, perhaps using a web-based system. A diagram to illustrate the stages for the implementation of a POCT service is illustrated...
  10. doi request reprint ICSH Guideline for worldwide point-of-care testing in haematology with special reference to the complete blood count
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:105-16. 2008
    ..Users should interpret these recommendations for their particular POCT needs and setting...
  11. pmc Measurement of CD4+ T cells in point-of-care settings with the Sysmex pocH-100i haematological analyser
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 31:169-79. 2009
    ..The pocH-100i has the additional benefit of providing a complete blood count with a three-part white blood cell differential and software for patient data storage and handling...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of immature granulocyte counts by the XE-IG master: upgraded software for the XE-2100 automated hematology analyzer
    Carol Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Lab Hematol 9:117-24. 2003
    ..Compared with other available inflammation markers, the IG count is rapidly generated with each full blood count at no extra cost and with no delay in sample analysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Performance evaluation of a new compact hematology analyzer, the Sysmex pocH-100i
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Lab Hematol 9:225-33. 2003
    ..Results for neutrophils (r2 = 0.996), lymphocytes (r2 = 0.999), and the "mixed" population of cells (r2 = 0.611) indicated the pocH-100i analyzer would be highly suitable for low-volume laboratories and near-patient services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Continuing developments with the automated platelet count
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospitals, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 29:77-91. 2007
    ..In future, analysers may introduce additional platelet parameters; a reliable method to quantify immature or reticulated platelets would be useful...
  15. doi request reprint Performance evaluation of the Celltac F haematology analyser
    I Longair
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospitals, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 33:357-68. 2011
    ..Performance of the Celltac F haematology analyser (MEK-8222) which provides 22 parameters, including a 5-part differential, was compared with the Sysmex XE-2100...
  16. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy for superficial bladder cancer under local anaesthetic
    D C Shackley
    Department of Urology, Hope Hospital, Salford Royal Hospitals Trust, Salford, UK
    BJU Int 89:665-70. 2002
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  17. doi request reprint Can automated blood film analysis replace the manual differential? An evaluation of the CellaVision DM96 automated image analysis system
    C Briggs
    Department of Haematology, University College London Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Lab Hematol 31:48-60. 2009
    ..For some cell types and operators, DM96 accuracy was better than the individual's 100 cell manual differential...
  18. pmc Quality of surgical instruments
    T Brophy
    Department of Clinical Physics, St Bartholomew s and Royal London Hospitals, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:390-3. 2006
    ..This study reports the surprising findings of a local quality control exercise for new instruments supplied to a single trust...
  19. doi request reprint The reformed International Council for Standardization in Hematology (ICSH)
    Stefanie McFadden
    Int J Lab Hematol 30:89-90. 2008