Recent publications

Publications in 2016

  • Donors’ Health State the Year after Peripheral Haematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection: A Prospective Follow-Up Study in Related and Unrelated Donors Compared to First-Time Platelet Donors.I. Bank, J.C. Wiersum-Osselton, S.M. Van Walraven, T. Netelenbos, M. Fechter, T. Marijt-van der Kreek, B.M.A.M. Bär, J.G. Van der Bom and A. Brand. J Clin Apher. 2016 Jan 27. doi: 10.1002/jca.21444. [Epub ahead of print]
  • CHAPTER 6: Donor vigilance and hemovigilance.Øystein Flesland & Johanna C. Wiersum-Osselton. Rossi’s Principles of Transfusion Medicine, Fifth Edition. Edited by Toby L. Simon, Jeffrey McCullough, Edward L. Snyder, Bjarte G. Solheim, and Ronald G. Strauss. 2016, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Pages 58-68. (in press)
  • The International Haemovigilance Network Database for the Surveillance of Adverse Reactions and Events in Donors and Recipients of Blood Components: technical issues and results.C. Politis, J. C. Wiersum, C. Richardson, P. Robillard, J. Jorgensen, P. Renaudier, J.-C. Faber & E. M. Wood. Vox Sanguinis (2016) DOI: 10.1111/vox.12447
  • Economic landscapes of human tissues and cells for clinical application in the EU.Final report EAHC/2012/Health/19TRIP, Rathenau Instituut, Foundation of European Tissue Banks

Publications in 2015

  • Wrong blood in tube – potential for serious outcomes: can it be prevented?Paula H. B. Bolton-Maggs, Erica M. Wood and Johanna C. Wiersum-Osselton. Br J Haematol. 2015 Jan;168(1):3-13. doi: 10.1111/bjh.13137. Epub 2014
  • Development of standard definitions for surveillance of complications related to blood donation.Goldman M, Land K, Robillard P, Wiersum-Osselton J. Vox Sang. 2015 Sep 11. doi: 10.1111/vox.12323. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26361365
  • Presence of medication taken by blood donors in plasma for transfusionA. J. W. van Tilborgh-de Jong, J. C. Wiersum-Osselton, D. J. Touw & M. R. SchipperusVox Sanguinis Volume 108, no. 4, May 2015
  • Quality indicators for the hospital transfusion chain: a national survey conducted in 100 dutch hospitalsP.Y. Zijlker-Jansen, M.P. Janssen, A.J.W. van Tilborgh-de Jong, M.R. Schipperus, J.C. Wiersum-OsseltonVox Sanguinis Volume 109, no. 3, October 2015
  • International survey on definitions and current practices in prevention, diagnosis, management and reporting of transfusion-transmitted bacterial infectionsE. Chew, R.J. Benjamin, C.P. McDonald, J.C. Wiersum-Osselton, E.M. Wood  on behalf of the International Society of Blood Transfusion Working Parties on Transfusion-Transmitted Infectious Diseases (Bacterial subgroup) and Haemovigilance.ISBT Science Series 2015: 10(1), 31-40.
  • New perspectives for tissue banking in EuropeA. Bokhorst, Director TRIP Foundation, National Office for Hemo- and Biovigilance, The NetherlandsPostmortale Gewebespende: Quo Vadis, Jahresband 2014/15 – Stiftung Europäische Gewebebanken

Publications in 2014

  • A.J.W. van Tilborgh-de Jong, J.C. Wiersum-Osselton, P.Y. Zijlker-JansenThe Prevention of Transfusion Associated Circulatory Overload, Tijdschrift voor Bloedtransfusie (2014; Nr. 1)
  • P.E.A. Huijts, J.C. Wiersum-Osselton, A.J.W. van Tilborgh-de Jong, P.Y. Zijlker-JansenTRIP-rapport 2012: bevindingen hemovigilantie, Tijdschrift voor Bloedtransfusie (2014; Nr. 1)