Thelma T Goncalez

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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 Blood Donor Test-Seeking Motivation and Prior HIV Testing Experiences in São Paulo, Brazil
    Hong Ha M Truong
    University of California, San Francisco, 550 16th Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94158, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1574-8. 2015
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Self-reported historic human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing in a Brazilian blood donor HIV case-control study
    Roberta Bruhn
    Blood Systems Research Institute, Epidemiology, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion . 2016
  8. pmc Does offering human immunodeficiency virus testing at the time of blood donation reduce transfusion transmission risk and increase disclosure counseling? Results of a randomized controlled trial, São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion 55:1214-22. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Motivations for donating and attitudes toward screening policies in US blood donors with viral infection
    Farnaz Vahidnia
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion 56:2013-20. 2016

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Publications9

  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 Blood Donor Test-Seeking Motivation and Prior HIV Testing Experiences in São Paulo, Brazil
    Hong Ha M Truong
    University of California, San Francisco, 550 16th Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94158, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1574-8. 2015
    ..Educational campaigns on safe blood donation and HIV testing for diagnosis, risk counseling and referral to care are also needed for the general public and for health care providers. ..
  6. 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...
  7. doi request reprint Self-reported historic human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing in a Brazilian blood donor HIV case-control study
    Roberta Bruhn
    Blood Systems Research Institute, Epidemiology, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion . 2016
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  8. pmc Does offering human immunodeficiency virus testing at the time of blood donation reduce transfusion transmission risk and increase disclosure counseling? Results of a randomized controlled trial, São Paulo, Brazil
    Thelma T Goncalez
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion 55:1214-22. 2015
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Motivations for donating and attitudes toward screening policies in US blood donors with viral infection
    Farnaz Vahidnia
    Blood Systems Research Institute, San Francisco, California
    Transfusion 56:2013-20. 2016
    ..Differences in motivating factors that contribute to the decision to donate blood between infected and uninfected donors may help to identify areas for improving donor education...