M E Chamberland
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Emerging infectious disease issues in blood safetyM E Chamberland
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 7:552-3. 2001..Several newly discovered hepatitis viruses and agents of transmissible spongiform encephalopathies present unique challenges in assessing possible risks they may pose to the safety of blood and plasma products...
- Blood safetyM E Chamberland
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 4:410-1. 1998..Finally, vigilance needs to extend to the developing world, where the basic elements to reduce transfusion-transmitted infections and systems of disease surveillance are often not available...
- Risk and management of blood-borne infections in health care workersE M Beltrami
HIV Infections Branch, Hospital Infections Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Clin Microbiol Rev 13:385-407. 2000..A sustained commitment to the occupational health of all HCWs will ensure maximum protection for HCWs and patients and the availability of optimal medical care for all who need it...
- Simian foamy virus infection in a blood donorR S Boneva
Division of AIDS, STD, and TB Laboratory Research, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Transfusion 42:886-91. 2002..Human-to-human transmission of SFV through transfusion and its pathogenicity have not been studied...
- Rapid evaluation of risk of white particulate matter in blood components by a statewide survey of transfusion reactionsM Iwamoto
Epidemic Intelligence Service, Division of Applied Public Health Training, Epidemiology Program Office, Atlanta, GA, USA
Transfusion 44:967-72. 2004..To investigate possible adverse patient events associated with WPM, transfusion reaction rates were examined...
- The RADAR repository: a resource for studies of infectious agents and their transmissibility by transfusionS H Kleinman
Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
Transfusion 45:1073-83. 2005..An ongoing issue in transfusion medicine is whether newly identified or emerging pathogens can be transmitted by transfusion. One method to study this question is through the use of a contemporary linked donor-recipient repository...