Evaluation of serologic markers for transfusion transmitted infectious diseases for allogeneic blood donors in Puerto Rico.

@article{MartnezDaz1997EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of serologic markers for transfusion transmitted infectious diseases for allogeneic blood donors in Puerto Rico.},
  author={H Mart{\'i}nez-D{\'i}az and A C Frye-Maldonado and Consuelo Climent-Peris and Rom{\'a}n V{\'e}lez-Rosario},
  journal={Puerto Rico health sciences journal},
  year={1997},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={255-8}
}
The purpose of this project is to assess the prevalence of serologic markers for transfusion transmitted infectious disease in allogeneic blood donors of the American Red Cross Blood Services (ARCBS) in Puerto Rico. Four hundred records were randomly selected from a population of 7718 first time volunteer donors from the ARCBS in P.R. covering the period from Jan. 1st to Jun. 30th, 1991. Variables obtained were: age, sex, presence of hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg), hepatitis B anti-core… CONTINUE READING

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