C D Josephson

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transfusion in the patient with sickle cell disease: a critical review of the literature and transfusion guidelines
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 21:118-33. 2007
  2. doi request reprint ABO-mismatched platelet transfusions: strategies to mitigate patient exposure to naturally occurring hemolytic antibodies
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfus Apher Sci 42:83-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus in low-birth weight infants (≤1500 g) using cytomegalovirus-seronegative and leukoreduced transfusions
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 25:125-32. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint The new albumin-free recombinant factor VIII concentrates for treatment of hemophilia: do they represent an actual incremental improvement?
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Children s Healthcare of Atlanta Blood Banks, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 2:441-6. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Significant numbers of apheresis-derived group O platelet units have "high-titer" anti-A/A,B: implications for transfusion policy
    C D Josephson
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 44:805-8. 2004
  6. doi request reprint A multidisciplinary "think tank": the top 10 clinical trial opportunities in transfusion medicine from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored 2009 state-of-the-science symposium
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 51:828-41. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Partners for life: the transfusion program for patients with sickle cell disease offered at the American Red Cross Blood Services, Southern Region, Atlanta, Georgia
    K L Hillyer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30324, USA
    Immunohematology 22:108-11. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Description and investigation of white particulate matter in additive solution-1 red blood cell units
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 44:977-83. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Granulocyte transfusion: revisited
    Michael A Briones
    Division Hematology and Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders, 2040 Ridgewood Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 2:522-7. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric transfusion medicine: development of a critical mass
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Awardees Program PedsTMAA, EUH Blood Bank, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 49:596-601. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Career Award
    CASSANDRA JOSEPHSON; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Transfusion in the patient with sickle cell disease: a critical review of the literature and transfusion guidelines
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 21:118-33. 2007
    ..Our objectives were to provide an in-depth review of the current literature on transfusion therapy in SCD and to provide a set of guidelines for the transfusion management of patients with SCD...
  2. doi request reprint ABO-mismatched platelet transfusions: strategies to mitigate patient exposure to naturally occurring hemolytic antibodies
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfus Apher Sci 42:83-8. 2010
    ..The progress in this European strategy may serve the US to stimulate a re-examination of its practices and policies for the advancement of platelet transfusion safety...
  3. doi request reprint Prevention of transfusion-transmitted cytomegalovirus in low-birth weight infants (≤1500 g) using cytomegalovirus-seronegative and leukoreduced transfusions
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Transfus Med Rev 25:125-32. 2011
    ..Conducted in Atlanta, GA, this study has been registered at the US National Institutes of Health (ClinicalTrials.gov no. NCT00907686)...
  4. ncbi request reprint The new albumin-free recombinant factor VIII concentrates for treatment of hemophilia: do they represent an actual incremental improvement?
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Children s Healthcare of Atlanta Blood Banks, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 2:441-6. 2004
    ..Thus, the initial cost of the product may be a minimal issue in the medical decision process when selecting rFVIII replacement therapy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Significant numbers of apheresis-derived group O platelet units have "high-titer" anti-A/A,B: implications for transfusion policy
    C D Josephson
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Transfusion 44:805-8. 2004
    ..Based on these data, a policy was instituted to test anti-A/A,B titers in O SDPs prior to "out-of-group" transfusion...
  6. doi request reprint A multidisciplinary "think tank": the top 10 clinical trial opportunities in transfusion medicine from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute-sponsored 2009 state-of-the-science symposium
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 51:828-41. 2011
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  7. ncbi request reprint Partners for life: the transfusion program for patients with sickle cell disease offered at the American Red Cross Blood Services, Southern Region, Atlanta, Georgia
    K L Hillyer
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30324, USA
    Immunohematology 22:108-11. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Description and investigation of white particulate matter in additive solution-1 red blood cell units
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 44:977-83. 2004
    ..In this report, these events, their chronology, pertinent observations and investigations, and summaries and conclusions associated with WPM during the 2-week observation period are described...
  9. ncbi request reprint Granulocyte transfusion: revisited
    Michael A Briones
    Division Hematology and Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders, 2040 Ridgewood Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Curr Hematol Rep 2:522-7. 2003
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Pediatric transfusion medicine: development of a critical mass
    Christopher D Hillyer
    Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Awardees Program PedsTMAA, EUH Blood Bank, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 49:596-601. 2009
    ..Indeed, several issues regarding the subspecialty of pediatric transfusion medicine (PTM) are particularly timely, and it appears that a critical mass, or a nidus capable of becoming a critical mass, is developing in PTM...
  11. ncbi request reprint Transfusion practices for patients with sickle cell disease at major academic medical centers participating in the Atlanta Sickle Cell Consortium
    A M Winkler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Medical Director, Grady Health System Transfusion Service, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Immunohematology 28:24-6. 2012
    ..With increasing availability, red blood cell genotyping will be used in the near future both for determination of predicted patient phenotypes and for provision of genotypically matched donor units...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nonfatal intravascular hemolysis in a pediatric patient after transfusion of a platelet unit with high-titer anti-A
    Shealynn B Harris
    Transfusion Medicine Program, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Transfusion 47:1412-7. 2007
    ..Group A patients transfused with group O single-donor PLTs (SDPs) with "high-titer" anti-A are at greatest risk for hemolysis...
  13. ncbi request reprint CD36 immunization in a patient undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Elizabeth E Culler
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:660-2. 2008
    ..The patient responded adequately to transfusion of crossmatch compatible platelets and successfully underwent HSCT. The presence of anti-CD36 antibodies does not exclude potential candidates from HSCT...
  14. doi request reprint Transfusion management of sickle cell patients during bone marrow transplantation with matched sibling donor
    Marianne E McPherson
    Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 49:1977-86. 2009
    ..Characterization of transfusion requirements is important for blood bank and clinician patient management...
  15. ncbi request reprint Unappreciated risk factors for transplant patients: HLA antibodies in blood components
    Robert A Bray
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Hum Immunol 65:240-4. 2004
    ..This unappreciated frequency of HLA alloantibodies in blood components may pose a risk to transplant patients requiring transfusions by promoting allograft dysfunction or loss...
  16. doi request reprint Minor antigens on transfused RBCs crossprime CD8 T cells but do not induce full effector function
    M Desmarets
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:1825-34. 2011
    ..Together, these data indicate that RBCs may not be the component of RBC units that induces BMT rejection, and suggest that contaminating platelets or leukocytes may be responsible...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical uses of plasma and plasma fractions: plasma-derived products for hemophilias A and B, and for von Willebrand disease
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Division of Hematology Oncology Bone Marrow Transplant, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, 2015 Uppergate Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Haematol 19:35-49. 2006
    ..This chapter discusses safety strategies for plasma-derived clotting factor, its availability, economics, efficacy, and inhibitor formation...
  18. pmc Effects of storage duration and volume on the quality of leukoreduced apheresis-derived platelets: implications for pediatric transfusion medicine
    Anne M Winkler
    Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 50:2193-8. 2010
    ..However, limited data exist regarding the impact of storage on residual small-volume LR-ADP...
  19. pmc HLA alloimmunization is associated with RBC antibodies in multiply transfused patients with sickle cell disease
    Marianne E McPherson
    AFLAC Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:552-8. 2010
    ..The prevalence and risk factors for HLA alloimmunization in multiply transfused pediatric SCD patients are unknown...
  20. doi request reprint Do red cell transfusions increase the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants?
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Transfusion and Cellular Therapies, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr 157:972-978.e1-3. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Platelet transfusion practices among neonatologists in the United States and Canada: results of a survey
    Cassandra D Josephson
    Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Services at Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 123:278-85. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that there would be significant diversity in platelet transfusion triggers, product selection, and dosing among neonatologists in the United States and Canada...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factor VIII expression in azoxymethane-induced murine fulminant hepatic failure
    Christopher B Doering
    Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Blood 100:143-7. 2002
    ..These results indicate that the contribution of the liver to factor VIII biosynthesis is not replaced or significantly supplemented by other tissues in this model of FHF...
  23. ncbi request reprint Should hemophilia treaters switch to albumin-free recombinant factor VIII concentrates
    Shannon L Meeks
    Aflac Cancer Center and Blood Disorders Service, Emory University Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, USA
    Curr Opin Hematol 13:457-61. 2006
    ..To discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the albumin-free recombinant factor VIII concentrates in the treatment of hemophilia A...

Research Grants2

  1. Pediatric Transfusion Medicine Academic Career Award
    CASSANDRA JOSEPHSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
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