Oliver Hassall

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of allogeneic umbilical cord red blood cell transfusion for children with severe anaemia in a Kenyan hospital: an open-label single-arm trial
    Oliver W Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK Electronic address
    Lancet Haematol 2:e101-7. 2015
  2. doi request reprint The microbiologic safety of umbilical cord blood transfusion for children with severe anemia in Mombasa, Kenya
    Oliver W Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya
    Transfusion 52:1542-51. 2012
  3. pmc The acceptability to women in Mombasa, Kenya, of the donation and transfusion of umbilical cord blood for severe anaemia in young children
    O Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Vox Sang 94:125-31. 2008
  4. pmc The quality of stored umbilical cord and adult-donated whole blood in Mombasa, Kenya
    Oliver Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Transfusion 50:611-6. 2010
  5. pmc Bacterial contamination of pediatric whole blood transfusions in a Kenyan hospital
    Oliver Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Transfusion 49:2594-8. 2009
  6. pmc Survival and haematological recovery of children with severe malaria transfused in accordance to WHO guidelines in Kilifi, Kenya
    Samuel O Akech
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya
    Malar J 7:256. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Syphilis screening practices in blood transfusion facilities in Ghana
    Francis Sarkodie
    Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 43:90-4. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Umbilical-cord blood for transfusion in children with severe anaemia in under-resourced countries
    O Hassall
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, L3 5QA, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet 361:678-9. 2003

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  1. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of allogeneic umbilical cord red blood cell transfusion for children with severe anaemia in a Kenyan hospital: an open-label single-arm trial
    Oliver W Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK Electronic address
    Lancet Haematol 2:e101-7. 2015
    ..When conventional blood supplies are inadequate, allogeneic umbilical cord blood could be a feasible alternative. The aim of this study was to assess the safety and efficacy of cord blood transfusion in children with severe anaemia...
  2. doi request reprint The microbiologic safety of umbilical cord blood transfusion for children with severe anemia in Mombasa, Kenya
    Oliver W Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenya
    Transfusion 52:1542-51. 2012
    ..Umbilical cord blood may be a useful source of blood if microbiologic safety concerns can be addressed...
  3. pmc The acceptability to women in Mombasa, Kenya, of the donation and transfusion of umbilical cord blood for severe anaemia in young children
    O Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Vox Sang 94:125-31. 2008
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  4. pmc The quality of stored umbilical cord and adult-donated whole blood in Mombasa, Kenya
    Oliver Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Transfusion 50:611-6. 2010
    ..Before clinical trials, evidence is needed that cord blood donations, which vary greatly in volume, can be collected and stored into a fixed volume of anticoagulant-preservative solution obviating the need for prestorage processing...
  5. pmc Bacterial contamination of pediatric whole blood transfusions in a Kenyan hospital
    Oliver Hassall
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Kilifi, Kenya
    Transfusion 49:2594-8. 2009
    ..The risk from bacterial contamination of blood for transfusion in sub-Saharan Africa is not known. This study assessed the frequency of bacterial contamination of pediatric whole blood transfusions at a referral hospital in Kenya...
  6. pmc Survival and haematological recovery of children with severe malaria transfused in accordance to WHO guidelines in Kilifi, Kenya
    Samuel O Akech
    Centre for Geographic Medicine Research Coast, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya
    Malar J 7:256. 2008
    ..Few studies have reported outcome and haematological recovery of children with severe malaria where transfusion practice complies with WHO recommendations...
  7. doi request reprint Syphilis screening practices in blood transfusion facilities in Ghana
    Francis Sarkodie
    Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, UK Electronic address
    Int J Infect Dis 43:90-4. 2016
    ..The prevalence of syphilis antibodies in blood donors in Ghana was also estimated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Umbilical-cord blood for transfusion in children with severe anaemia in under-resourced countries
    O Hassall
    Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, L3 5QA, Liverpool, UK
    Lancet 361:678-9. 2003
    ..Further work is needed to improve the sterility of cord blood and to establish the resource and logistical implications of scaling-up for sub-Saharan Africa transfusion services...