Thelma T Goncalez

Summary

Affiliation: Blood Systems Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Motivation and social capital among prospective blood donors in three large blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Transfusion 53:1291-301. 2013
  2. pmc Vasovagal reactions in whole blood donors at three REDS-II blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 52:1070-8. 2012
  3. pmc Blood transfusion utilization and recipient survival at Hospital das Clinicas in São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 52:729-38. 2012
  4. pmc The impact of simple donor education on donor behavioral deferral and infectious disease rates in São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270, Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 50:909-17. 2010
  5. pmc Analysis of donor deferral at three blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California the Fundação Pró Sangue Hemocentro de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Transfusion 53:531-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Motivation and social capital among prospective blood donors in three large blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Transfusion 53:1291-301. 2013
    ..Our study examines the association between motivation factors (altruism, self-interest, and response to direct appeal) and social capital (cognitive and structural) across three large blood centers in Brazil...
  2. pmc Vasovagal reactions in whole blood donors at three REDS-II blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 52:1070-8. 2012
    ..Donors are offered snacks and fluids before donating and are required to consume a light meal after donation. For these reasons the frequency of reactions may be different than those observed in other countries...
  3. pmc Blood transfusion utilization and recipient survival at Hospital das Clinicas in São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270 Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 52:729-38. 2012
    ..The goals of this analysis were: 1) to describe blood utilization according to clinical diagnoses and patient characteristics and 2) to determine the factors associated with survival of blood recipients...
  4. pmc The impact of simple donor education on donor behavioral deferral and infectious disease rates in São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, 270, Masonic Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Transfusion 50:909-17. 2010
    ..This study assessed the impact of an educational brochure in enhancing blood donors' knowledge about screening test window phase and reducing at-risk individuals from donating...
  5. pmc Analysis of donor deferral at three blood centers in Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California the Fundação Pró Sangue Hemocentro de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Transfusion 53:531-8. 2013
    ..Examination of the donor deferrals at different centers provides insights into the role that deferrals play in transfusion safety...