Transmissible Diseases and Blood Transfusion

Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth International Symposium on Blood Transfusion, Groningen, NL, Organized by the Sanquin Division Blood Bank Noord Nederland

  • C. Th. Smit Sibinga
  • R. Y. Dodd

Part of the Developments in Hematology and Immunology book series (DIHI, volume 37)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Blood Safety Aspects

  3. Transmissible Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. L. M. Kortbeek, E. Pinelli
      Pages 57-71
    3. Marc L. Turner
      Pages 73-81
    4. David A. Leiby, Jennifer H. McQuiston, Rodger Y. Dodd
      Pages 83-91
    5. E. Joost Ruitenberg
      Pages 93-97
  4. Transmissible Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Susan L. Stramer
      Pages 111-129
    3. Joost Th. M. de Wolf
      Pages 147-151
  5. Preventative Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Willem P. A. van der Tuuk Adriani, Cees Th. Smit Sibinga
      Pages 177-180
    3. M. Conlan, L. Corash, D. Ramies, David S. Wages
      Pages 181-193
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 213-220

About this book


This book is the only published literature that comprehensively discusses all aspects of transfusion of transmissible diseases, the facts and the fiction. It is of paramount importance to all involved in the vein to vein chain of transfusion medicine.

Transmissible Diseases and Blood Transfusion is an important reference for all hematologists and researchers involved in transfusion medicine.


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Editors and affiliations

  • C. Th. Smit Sibinga
    • 1
  • R. Y. Dodd
    • 2
  1. 1.Blood Bank Noord NederlandGroningenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.ARC Jerome Holland LaboratoryRockvilleUSA

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