B H Newman

Summary

Affiliation: American Red Cross
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vasovagal reactions in high school students: findings relative to race, risk factor synergism, female sex, and non-high school participants
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, SE Michigan, Detroit, 48201, USA
    Transfusion 42:1557-60. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Whole-blood donation: blood donor suitability and adverse events
    Bruce H Newman
    SE Michigan Region, American Red Cross Blood Services, 100 Mack Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 3:437-43. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of whole-blood donor adverse events on blood donor return rates
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:1374-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Iron depletion by whole-blood donation harms menstruating females: the current whole-blood-collection paradigm needs to be changed
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48232, USA
    Transfusion 46:1667-81. 2006
  5. pmc Increased mortality associated with HTLV-II infection in blood donors: a prospective cohort study
    Jennie R Orland
    University of California San Francisco and Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Retrovirology 1:4. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Improving the US blood supply and blood donation safety for both women and men
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48232, USA
    Transfusion 48:1032-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a 473-mL (16-oz) water drink on vasovagal donor reaction rates in high-school students
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, 100 Mack Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Transfusion 47:1524-33. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Donor reactions in high-school donors: the effects of sex, weight, and collection volume
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:284-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The median whole-blood donation time in the best-case scenario: findings at one blood center
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, the Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:99-104. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood donor complications after whole-blood donation
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross, Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 11:339-45. 2004

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Vasovagal reactions in high school students: findings relative to race, risk factor synergism, female sex, and non-high school participants
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, SE Michigan, Detroit, 48201, USA
    Transfusion 42:1557-60. 2002
    ..High school (HS) students have a high incidence of vasovagal reactions and are a good population for the study of vasovagal reactions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Whole-blood donation: blood donor suitability and adverse events
    Bruce H Newman
    SE Michigan Region, American Red Cross Blood Services, 100 Mack Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 3:437-43. 2004
    ..1-0.3%), and arterial puncture (0.01%). One in 3400 donors (0.033%) report seeking outside medical care. Serious injuries occur but are very rare. More often, blood donors do well and feel satisfied with the blood donation experience...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of whole-blood donor adverse events on blood donor return rates
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:1374-9. 2006
    ..Some blood donation-related adverse events (AEs) can negatively impact the blood donor return rate (BDRR) and decrease donor retention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Iron depletion by whole-blood donation harms menstruating females: the current whole-blood-collection paradigm needs to be changed
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48232, USA
    Transfusion 46:1667-81. 2006
  5. pmc Increased mortality associated with HTLV-II infection in blood donors: a prospective cohort study
    Jennie R Orland
    University of California San Francisco and Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Retrovirology 1:4. 2004
    ..Several published reports suggest that HTLV-I may lead to decreased survival, but HTLV-II has not previously been associated with mortality...
  6. doi request reprint Improving the US blood supply and blood donation safety for both women and men
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48232, USA
    Transfusion 48:1032-5. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a 473-mL (16-oz) water drink on vasovagal donor reaction rates in high-school students
    Bruce Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, 100 Mack Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Transfusion 47:1524-33. 2007
    ..Recent clinical studies found that a water drink prevented orthostatic hypotension in healthy subjects subjected to a tilt-table test. A water drink was tested as a method to decrease vasovagal donor reactions in high-school students...
  8. ncbi request reprint Donor reactions in high-school donors: the effects of sex, weight, and collection volume
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:284-8. 2006
    ..The high incidence of donor reactions in first-time, 17-year-old Caucasian whole-blood donors makes this group ideal for the study of donor reactions...
  9. ncbi request reprint The median whole-blood donation time in the best-case scenario: findings at one blood center
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, the Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 46:99-104. 2006
    ..This statistic is relevant to blood donors and collection staff...
  10. ncbi request reprint Blood donor complications after whole-blood donation
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross, Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 11:339-45. 2004
    ..The incidence of seeking outside medical care for an adverse event is at least 1 in 3400 blood donations. Physicians may encounter blood donors with adverse events and should be familiar with their prognosis and treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adjusting our management of female blood donors: the key to an adequate blood supply
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit 48201, USA
    Transfusion 44:591-6. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of hot beverages, cold beverages, and chewing gum on oral temperature
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 41:1241-3. 2001
    ..A prospective blood donor's oral temperature is affected by external stimuli such as drinking a hot or cold beverage or chewing gum. These stimuli can cause a deferral or an inappropriate acceptance for a certain unknown time...
  13. ncbi request reprint Arterial puncture phlebotomy in whole-blood donors
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 41:1390-2. 2001
    ..An arterial puncture during whole-blood phlebotomy is a rare event. A series of arterial punctures was evaluated to determine the clinical findings and the incidence of complications...
  14. ncbi request reprint A study of 178 consecutive vasovagal syncopal reactions from the perspective of safety
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 41:1475-9. 2001
    ..While vasovagal syncopal reactions have been studied in the past, there are several safety questions that could be further addressed. The purpose of this study was to address these safety questions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adverse effects in blood donors after whole-blood donation: a study of 1000 blood donors interviewed 3 weeks after whole-blood donation
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, SE Michigan Region, 100 Mack, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Transfusion 43:598-603. 2003
    ..There are no reports in the transfusion medicine literature that describe adverse reactions and donor arm injuries after whole-blood donation based on solicited information...
  16. ncbi request reprint Vasovagal reaction rates and body weight: findings in high- and low-risk populations
    Bruce H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Transfusion 43:1084-8. 2003
    ..In addition, vasovagal reaction rates and weight have not been evaluated based on solicited information...
  17. ncbi request reprint Estimating the probability of a blood donation adverse event based on 1000 interviewed whole-blood donors
    B H Newman
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Southeastern Michigan Region, Detroit, 48201, USA
    Transfusion 45:1715-21. 2005
    ..Estimating the probability that a donor will have or not have an adverse event is useful for staff knowledge to give blood donors reassurance upon request...
  18. ncbi request reprint A case-controlled multicenter study of vasovagal reactions in blood donors: influence of sex, age, donation status, weight, blood pressure, and pulse
    J J Trouern-Trend
    American Red Cross Blood Services, Connecticut Region, Farmington 06032, USA
    Transfusion 39:316-20. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the contributory role of sex, age, weight, blood pressure, and pulse in vasovagal reactions with syncope in blood donors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of selected viral infections among blood donors deferred for potential risk to blood safety
    Shimian Zou
    Jerome H Holland Laboratory, American Red Cross Blood Services, Rockville, Maryland 20855, USA
    Transfusion 46:1997-2003. 2006
    ..This study assesses the current impact of some of these questions on blood safety as reflected by infectious disease markers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Donor reactions among African-American and Caucasian first-time whole-blood donors
    Bruce H Newman
    Transfusion 45:1398-9. 2005