S A Glynn

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Trends in incidence and prevalence of major transfusion-transmissible viral infections in US blood donors, 1991 to 1996. Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study (REDS)
    S A Glynn
    Westat, WB 280, 1441 W Montgomery Ave, Rockville, Md 20850 2062
    JAMA 284:229-35. 2000
  2. ncbi Does prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infection reflect corresponding incidence in United States blood donors?
    Baoguang Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 45:1089-96. 2005
  3. ncbi The RADAR repository: a resource for studies of infectious agents and their transmissibility by transfusion
    S H Kleinman
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 45:1073-83. 2005
  4. ncbi Repeat whole-blood and plateletpheresis donors:unreported deferrable risks, reactive screening tests, andresponse to incentive programs
    S A Glynn
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850-2062, USA
    Transfusion 41:736-43. 2001
  5. ncbi Comparison of demographic and donation profiles and transfusion-transmissible disease markers and risk rates in previously transfused and nontransfused blood donors
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 44:1243-51. 2004
  6. ncbi Knowledge of HIV/AIDS transmission and screening in United States blood donors
    U K Sharma
    Westat, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Transfusion 41:1341-50. 2001
  7. ncbi Prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infections in first-time US blood donors by donation site
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 43:705-12. 2003
  8. ncbi Prevalence, donation practices, and risk assessment of blood donors with hemochromatosis
    A M Sanchez
    Westat, WB 266, 1650 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    JAMA 286:1475-81. 2001
  9. ncbi First-time blood donors: demographic trends
    Y Wu
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 41:360-4. 2001
  10. ncbi Incidence rates of viral infections among repeat donors:are frequent donors safer?
    G B Schreiber
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 41:730-5. 2001

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi Trends in incidence and prevalence of major transfusion-transmissible viral infections in US blood donors, 1991 to 1996. Retrovirus Epidemiology Donor Study (REDS)
    S A Glynn
    Westat, WB 280, 1441 W Montgomery Ave, Rockville, Md 20850 2062
    JAMA 284:229-35. 2000
    ..Evaluating trends in blood donor infectious disease rates is essential for monitoring blood supply safety and donor screening effectiveness...
  2. ncbi Does prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infection reflect corresponding incidence in United States blood donors?
    Baoguang Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 45:1089-96. 2005
    ..Prevalence, however, is readily available. Understanding whether prevalence reflects corresponding incidence may help blood centers monitor disease risks...
  3. ncbi The RADAR repository: a resource for studies of infectious agents and their transmissibility by transfusion
    S 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...
  4. ncbi Repeat whole-blood and plateletpheresis donors:unreported deferrable risks, reactive screening tests, andresponse to incentive programs
    S A Glynn
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850-2062, USA
    Transfusion 41:736-43. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Incentives that were associated with the greatest donor appeal and that minimized the potential recruitment of more risky donors were identified...
  5. ncbi Comparison of demographic and donation profiles and transfusion-transmissible disease markers and risk rates in previously transfused and nontransfused blood donors
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 44:1243-51. 2004
    ..Little is known, however, about the impact of indefinite deferral of transfused donors on blood safety and availability in the US...
  6. ncbi Knowledge of HIV/AIDS transmission and screening in United States blood donors
    U K Sharma
    Westat, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Transfusion 41:1341-50. 2001
    ..Increased knowledge of HIV transmission and behavioral and test screening may encourage high-risk blood donors to self-defer...
  7. ncbi Prevalence of transfusion-transmissible viral infections in first-time US blood donors by donation site
    B Wang
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 43:705-12. 2003
    ..Understanding the donor base, infectious disease prevalence, and donation loss at various blood donation sites will help maximize blood collection efforts and blood availability...
  8. ncbi Prevalence, donation practices, and risk assessment of blood donors with hemochromatosis
    A M Sanchez
    Westat, WB 266, 1650 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    JAMA 286:1475-81. 2001
    ..Increased knowledge of hemochromatosis donor characteristics may help foster further changes that will promote more donations...
  9. ncbi First-time blood donors: demographic trends
    Y Wu
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 41:360-4. 2001
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  10. ncbi Incidence rates of viral infections among repeat donors:are frequent donors safer?
    G B Schreiber
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 41:730-5. 2001
    ..Incidence rates (IRs) for viral infections may vary with the frequency of donation among repeat, community, whole-blood (WB) donors, with IRs thought to be lower among donors with higher frequency of donation...
  11. ncbi Do blood donors read and understand screening educational materials?
    S E Rugege-Hakiza
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Transfusion 43:1075-83. 2003
    ..Blood donors with high-risk behaviors may not self-defer because they failed to read or understand the screening educational materials...
  12. ncbi First year donation patterns predict long-term commitment for first-time donors
    G B Schreiber
    Westat, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Vox Sang 88:114-21. 2005
    ..Converting first-time donors to become regular donors continues to be a challenge facing blood centres. We examined whether first-time donors with frequent return in the first 12 months were more likely to become regular donors...
  13. pmc The Leukocyte Antibody Prevalence Study-II (LAPS-II): a retrospective cohort study of transfusion-related acute lung injury in recipients of high-plasma-volume human leukocyte antigen antibody-positive or -negative components
    Steven H Kleinman
    Westat, Inc, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Transfusion 51:2078-91. 2011
    ..We used a multicenter retrospective cohort study design to evaluate whether human leukocyte antigen (HLA) antibody donor screening would reduce the risk of transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) or possible TRALI...
  14. ncbi Factors influencing donor return
    Karen S Schlumpf
    Westat, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Transfusion 48:264-72. 2008
    ..To predict future blood donation behavior and improve donor retention, it is important to understand the determinants of donor return...
  15. ncbi Detection of West Nile virus RNA and antibody in frozen plasma components from a voluntary market withdrawal during the 2002 peak epidemic
    L H Tobler
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA
    Transfusion 45:480-6. 2005
    ..At the time, the prevalence of viremia and serologic markers for WNV in the blood supply was undefined...
  16. ncbi Multicenter comparison of serologic assays and estimation of human herpesvirus 8 seroprevalence among US blood donors
    P E Pellett
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Transfusion 43:1260-8. 2003
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