Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
- Reduced transfusion requirement with use of fresh whole blood in pediatric cardiac surgical proceduresDavid R Jobes
Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
Ann Thorac Surg 99:1706-11. 2015..The objective of this study was to describe blood use in this population and to compare the results with those in published reports describing the use of blood components exclusively for transfusion...
- Toward a definition of "fresh" whole blood: an in vitro characterization of coagulation properties in refrigerated whole blood for transfusionDavid Jobes
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Transfusion 51:43-51. 2011..The time from donation to transfusion defining "fresh" has not been systematically studied. We undertook an in vitro study of coagulation properties of refrigerated WB stored for 31 days...
- Thromboelastography of patients after fontan compared with healthy childrenLeslie Raffini
Division of Hematology, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
Pediatr Cardiol 30:771-6. 2009..Further studies comparing the thromboelastography of Fontan patients with the thromboembolic complications of those without Fontan are needed to delineate these issues...