S Kleinman

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint False-positive HIV-1 test results in a low-risk screening setting of voluntary blood donation. Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study
    S Kleinman
    Westat Inc, Rockville, MD, USA
    JAMA 280:1080-5. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Research, monitoring, and policy issues related to emerging pathogens
    Steven Kleinman
    U British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vox Sang 83:351-4. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Frequency of HBV DNA detection in US blood donors testing positive for the presence of anti-HBc: implications for transfusion transmission and donor screening
    Steven H Kleinman
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 43:696-704. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis G virus biology, epidemiology, and clinical manifestations: Implications for blood safety
    S Kleinman
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 15:201-12. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of demographic and donation profiles and transfusion-transmissible disease markers and risk rates in previously transfused and nontransfused blood donors
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 44:1243-51. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Initiatives to improve blood donor screening
    S Kleinman
    Professor of Clinical Pathology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dev Biol (Basel) 120:67-75. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Does prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infection reflect corresponding incidence in United States blood donors?
    Baoguang Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 45:1089-96. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint AABB survey of transfusion-related acute lung injury policies and practices in the United States
    Patricia Kopko
    Histocompatibility Laboratory, BloodSource, Sacramento, California, USA
    Transfusion 47:1679-85. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The development of West Nile virus safety policies by Canadian blood services: guiding principles and a comparison between Canada and the United States
    Eleftherios C Vamvakas
    Canadian Blood Services Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine, ON, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 20:97-109. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Promoting recognition and prevention of transfusion-related acute lung injury
    Steven Kleinman
    AABB American Association of Blood Banks, Bethesda, MD 20814 2749, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 27:49-53. 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint False-positive HIV-1 test results in a low-risk screening setting of voluntary blood donation. Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study
    S Kleinman
    Westat Inc, Rockville, MD, USA
    JAMA 280:1080-5. 1998
    ..Persons at risk of human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1) infection, have been classified incorrectly as HIV infected because of Western blot results, but the frequency of false-positive Western blot results is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Research, monitoring, and policy issues related to emerging pathogens
    Steven Kleinman
    U British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Vox Sang 83:351-4. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Frequency of HBV DNA detection in US blood donors testing positive for the presence of anti-HBc: implications for transfusion transmission and donor screening
    Steven H Kleinman
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 43:696-704. 2003
    ..An estimate of the rate of HBV DNA-positive, anti-HBc-positive units is important for evaluating the need for anti-HBc donor screening, especially in the context of HBV NAT...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis G virus biology, epidemiology, and clinical manifestations: Implications for blood safety
    S Kleinman
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 15:201-12. 2001
    ..Because the data do not indicate any pathologic effects of HGV, it is not appropriate to screen the blood supply for HGV RNA...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparison of demographic and donation profiles and transfusion-transmissible disease markers and risk rates in previously transfused and nontransfused blood donors
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 44:1243-51. 2004
    ..Little is known, however, about the impact of indefinite deferral of transfused donors on blood safety and availability in the US...
  6. ncbi request reprint Initiatives to improve blood donor screening
    S Kleinman
    Professor of Clinical Pathology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Dev Biol (Basel) 120:67-75. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Does prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infection reflect corresponding incidence in United States blood donors?
    Baoguang Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 45:1089-96. 2005
    ..Prevalence, however, is readily available. Understanding whether prevalence reflects corresponding incidence may help blood centers monitor disease risks...
  8. ncbi request reprint AABB survey of transfusion-related acute lung injury policies and practices in the United States
    Patricia Kopko
    Histocompatibility Laboratory, BloodSource, Sacramento, California, USA
    Transfusion 47:1679-85. 2007
    ..Policies and practices with regard to transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) diagnosis, laboratory investigation of TRALI cases, and donor deferral and donor management are not standardized...
  9. ncbi request reprint The development of West Nile virus safety policies by Canadian blood services: guiding principles and a comparison between Canada and the United States
    Eleftherios C Vamvakas
    Canadian Blood Services Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine, ON, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 20:97-109. 2006
    ..This review discusses the guiding principles affecting CBS policy development and compares CBS WNV safety policies to policies adopted in the United States...
  10. ncbi request reprint Promoting recognition and prevention of transfusion-related acute lung injury
    Steven Kleinman
    AABB American Association of Blood Banks, Bethesda, MD 20814 2749, USA
    Crit Care Nurse 27:49-53. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Correlates of hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA negativity among HCV-seropositive blood donors
    Michael P Busch
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Transfusion 46:469-75. 2006
    ..Factors associated with resolution of viremia are not well defined. Implementation of routine nucleic acid testing (NAT) of blood donors has yielded a large data set for analysis of demographic correlates of resolved viremia...
  12. ncbi request reprint A perspective on transfusion-related acute lung injury two years after the Canadian Consensus Conference
    Steven Kleinman
    Transfusion 46:1465-8. 2006
  13. ncbi request reprint The 2003 West Nile virus United States epidemic: the America's Blood Centers experience
    Steven Kleinman
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 45:469-79. 2005
    ..A detailed assessment of West Nile virus (WNV) yield is needed to evaluate the effectiveness of the WNV nucleic acid amplification technology (NAT) screening implemented in 2003...
  14. ncbi request reprint Toward an understanding of transfusion-related acute lung injury: statement of a consensus panel
    Steven Kleinman
    Kleinman Biomedical Research, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    Transfusion 44:1774-89. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint The donor notification process from the donor's perspective
    Steven Kleinman
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 44:658-66. 2004
    ..Despite large numbers of blood donors being notified of abnormal infectious disease screening results, there has been little scientific study of the effects of this process...
  16. ncbi request reprint Survival after transfusion as assessed in a large multistate US cohort
    Steven Kleinman
    Kleinman Biomedical Research, 1281 Rockcrest Avenue, Victoria, British Columbia V9A 4W4, Canada
    Transfusion 44:386-90. 2004
    ..The only survival and mortality data on a general population of transfused patients in the United States is more than two decades old. More contemporary data are needed to reflect more current patient populations and transfusion practices...
  17. ncbi request reprint Transfusion transmission of West Nile virus: a merging of historical and contemporary perspectives
    F Blaine Hollinger
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Transfusion 43:992-7. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Risks associated with transfusion of cellular blood components in Canada
    Steven Kleinman
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada
    Transfus Med Rev 17:120-62. 2003
    ..These estimates are useful for decisions concerning transfusion therapy, the informed consent process, and for evaluating efficacy of interventions to reduce risk...
  19. doi request reprint Performance characteristics of the Food and Drug Administration-licensed Roche Cobas TaqScreen West Nile virus assay
    Anuradha Pai
    From Roche Molecular Systems, Pleasanton, California 94588, USA
    Transfusion 48:2184-9. 2008
    ..A series of studies established the performance characteristics of the assay and test system before FDA licensure...