Naomi Luban

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Irradiation of platelet components: inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation assessed by limiting-dilution analysis
    N L Luban
    Children s National Medical Center, and The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 40:348-52. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of transfusion-associated hepatitis C in a children's hospital
    Naomi L C Luban
    Division of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 47:615-20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Transfusion safety: Where are we today?
    Naomi L C Luban
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:325-41. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Management of anemia in the newborn
    Naomi L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine, United States
    Early Hum Dev 84:493-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal red blood cell transfusions
    N L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Donor Center, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Vox Sang 87:184-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal red blood cell transfusions
    Naomi L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 9:533-6. 2002
  7. pmc An unusual presentation of perinatally transmitted hepatitis C
    P Mohan
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington DC 20001, USA
    Arch Dis Child 88:160-1. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusions in children: a multi-institutional analysis of practices and complications
    Anthony D Slonim
    Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 48:73-80. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Not just a small adult
    Naomi L C Luban
    Transfusion 42:666-8. 2002
  10. pmc Clinical spectrum and histopathologic features of chronic hepatitis C infection in children
    Parvathi Mohan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 150:168-74, 174.e1. 2007

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Irradiation of platelet components: inhibition of lymphocyte proliferation assessed by limiting-dilution analysis
    N L Luban
    Children s National Medical Center, and The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 40:348-52. 2000
    ..In the current study, the LDA assay was used to investigate the effect of gamma radiation on the proliferative capacity of T cells in plateletpheresis components...
  2. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of transfusion-associated hepatitis C in a children's hospital
    Naomi L C Luban
    Division of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 47:615-20. 2007
    ..To determine the prevalence of HCV infection and risks associated with acquisition of HCV, a single-institution lookback study was performed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Transfusion safety: Where are we today?
    Naomi L C Luban
    Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1054:325-41. 2005
    ..The disparities that exist in blood safety in developing countries' red cell alloimmunization and autoimmunity will not be covered...
  4. doi request reprint Management of anemia in the newborn
    Naomi L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine, United States
    Early Hum Dev 84:493-8. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Neonatal red blood cell transfusions
    N L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Transfusion Medicine Donor Center, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Vox Sang 87:184-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Neonatal red blood cell transfusions
    Naomi L C Luban
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 9:533-6. 2002
    ..Noninvasive methods or assays that will reflect the unique pathophysiology of oxygen delivery and peripheral oxygen offloading are needed...
  7. pmc An unusual presentation of perinatally transmitted hepatitis C
    P Mohan
    Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington DC 20001, USA
    Arch Dis Child 88:160-1. 2003
    ..The difficulties in establishing the diagnosis and the importance of confirmatory testing for HCV in cryptogenic liver disease are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusions in children: a multi-institutional analysis of practices and complications
    Anthony D Slonim
    Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 48:73-80. 2008
    ..An epidemiologic approach that investigates blood transfusions in hospitalized children may help improve our understanding of transfused blood products in this vulnerable population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Not just a small adult
    Naomi L C Luban
    Transfusion 42:666-8. 2002
  10. pmc Clinical spectrum and histopathologic features of chronic hepatitis C infection in children
    Parvathi Mohan
    Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 150:168-74, 174.e1. 2007
    ..To define the natural history and outcomes of children infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) at birth or in early childhood...
  11. ncbi request reprint End-stage liver disease in persons with hemophilia and transfusion-associated infections
    James J Goedert
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Blood 100:1584-9. 2002
    ..04-fold (95% CI, 1.03-1.06) per year of age. Thus, HIV is associated with a markedly increased risk of HCV-related ESLD for persons with hemophilia, particularly with HBV infection, low CD4(+) lymphocytes, or older age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Blood irradiator dosimetry with BANG polymer gels
    Thomas Fearon
    Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Children s National Medical Center and George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Transfusion 45:1658-62. 2005
    ..Physical factors that influence dose delivery include source and sample geometry, homogeneity of the dose distribution within the irradiation volume, and factors that influence dose absorption within the sample...
  13. pmc Follow-up study of adolescents exposed to di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) as neonates on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support
    Khodayar Rais-Bahrami
    Department of Neonatology, Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1339-40. 2004
    ..Thyroid, liver, renal, and male and female gonadal functions tested were within normal range for age and sex distribution. Key Words: DEHP, ECMO, toxicity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Transfusion management strategies: a survey of practicing pediatric hematology/oncology specialists
    Edward C C Wong
    Department of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 44:119-27. 2005
    ..Little is known about the criteria used by pediatric oncologists for the transfusion of red blood cells and platelets to pediatric oncology patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of safety: a review of the safety of current hemophilia products
    Naomi L C Luban
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Semin Hematol 40:10-5. 2003
    ..Other challenges remain to be met, including the detection of infectious blood donated during the seronegative window period of infection and the rapid identification of and screening for emerging infectious diseases...
  16. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for assessing appropriateness of pediatric transfusion
    Susan D Roseff
    Department of Pathology, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia 23298 0662, USA
    Transfusion 42:1398-413. 2002
  17. ncbi request reprint Hemolysis following an out-of-group platelet transfusion in an 8-month-old with Langerhans cell histiocytosis
    Anne Angiolillo
    George Washington University School of Medicine and Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 26:267-9. 2004
    ..High-titer anti-A antibody caused the hemolysis. Volume reduction of out-of-group platelets should be considered, particularly when single-donor platelet pheresis platelets are used in children with small plasma volumes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of red blood cell transfusion through small bore central venous catheters used in neonates
    Edward C C Wong
    George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Pediatrics and Laboratory Medicine, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 5:69-74. 2004
    ..To determine whether packed red blood cell transfusions through small-bore central venous catheters used in critically ill neonates results in significant hemolysis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pediatric red blood cell transfusions increase resource use
    Allyson M Goodman
    Divisions of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Research Institute, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    J Pediatr 142:123-7. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that red blood cell transfusions are associated with increased resource utilization and mortality in critically ill children...
  20. ncbi request reprint Too much, too little, too soon, too late? Transfusion and long-term survival in children
    Anthony D Slonim
    Transfusion 48:796-8. 2008
  21. doi request reprint Blood component therapy
    Ross Fasano
    Children s National Medical Center, Department of Hematology Oncology, 111 Michigan Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 55:421-45, ix. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Things are seldom what they seem: Skim milk masquerades as cream--a platelet saga
    Naomi L C Luban
    Transfusion 44:1129-31. 2004
  23. pmc Fetal hemoglobin silencing in humans
    Patricia A Oneal
    Molecular Medicine Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health, 10 Center Drive, Bldg 10, Rm 9B17, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Blood 108:2081-6. 2006
    ..The silencing phenomenon is mediated by a mechanism of cellular replacement. This novel silencing pattern may be important for the development of HbF-enhancing therapies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ceftriaxone-induced hemolytic anemia and hepatitis in an adolescent with hemoglobin SC disease
    Michael J Bell
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Children s National Medical Center and the George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 6:363-6. 2005
    ....

Research Grants13

  1. Transfusion Infection Pediatric Prospective Study (TRIPPS)
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This application focuses on infants and children, a vulnerable and heretofore poorly studied recipient group. ..
  2. Pediatric Clinical Research Scholar Program - Washington
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Transfusion Infection Pediatric Prospective Study (TRIPPS)
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This application focuses on infants and children, a vulnerable and heretofore poorly studied recipient group. ..
  4. Pediatric Clinical Research Scholar Program - Washington
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Pediatric Clinical Research Scholar Program - Washington
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Transfusion Infections Pedi Prospective Study (TRIPPS)
    Naomi Luban; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  7. Transfusion Infection Pediatric Prospective Study (TRIPPS)
    NAOMI L LUBAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This application focuses on infants and children, a vulnerable and heretofore poorly studied recipient group. ..