JPAC Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee

Management of Anaemia

  • Shah A, Roy NB, McKechnie S, Doree C, Fisher SA, Stanworth SJ. 
    Iron supplementation to treat anaemia in adult critical care patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. 
    Critical Care 2016;20(1):306.
    Access abstract: PubMed / full text: PubMed Central (freely available)
     
  • Wilson J, Yao GL, Raftery J, Bohlius J, Brunskill S, Sandercock J, Bayliss S, Moss P, Stanworth S, Hyde C.
    A systematic review and economic evaluation of epoetin alfa, epoetin beta and darbepoetin alfa in anaemia associated with cancer, especially that attributable to cancer treatment.
    Health Technology Assessment 2007 Apr;11(13):1-220.
    PMID: 17408534.
    Access abstract: PubMed / Executive Summary: PubMed Health (freely available)
     
  • Tinegate H, Brunskill S, Stanworth S.
    Recombinant human erythropoietins in patients with anaemia associated with cancer.
    Blood Matters 2007; Spring Issue 21: 9-11.
    Access full text: here (freely available)
     
  • Bohlius J, Wilson J, Seidenfeld J, Piper M, Schwarzer G, Sandercock J, Trelle S, Weingart O, Bayliss S, Djulbegovic B, Bennett C, Langensiepen S, Hyde C, Engert A.
    Recombinant human erythropoietins and cancer patients: updated meta-analysis of 57 studies including 9353 patients.
    Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2006, 98(10):708-14.
    PMID: 16705125
    Access abstract: PubMed / full text: Oxford Journals (freely available)
     
  • Bohlius J, Wilson J, Seidenfeld J, Piper M, Schwarzer G, Sandercock J, Trelle S, Weingart O, Bayliss S, Brunskill S, Djulbegovic B, Bennett C, Langensiepen S, Hyde C, Engert A.
    Erythropoietin or darbepoetin for patients with cancer.
    Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2006;(3):CD003407.
    PMID: 16856007. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003407.pub5
    Access abstract: PubMed / full text: Wiley (subscription may be required)
     
  • Seidenfeld J, Piper M, Bohlius J, Weingart O, Trelle S, Engert A, Skoetz N, Schwarzer G, Wilson J, Brunskill S, Hyde C, Bonnell C, Zeigler KM, Aronson N.
    Comparative effectiveness of epoetin and darbepoetin for managing anaemia in patients undergoing cancer treatment.
    Comparative Effectiveness Review No. 3 (Prepared by Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association Technology Evaluation Center Evidence-based Practice Center under contract No. 290-02-0026). Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, May 2006.
    Full paper available at: AHRQ Effective Health Care Program - Reports (PDF 1,544 KB)
     
  • Bohlius J, Wilson J, Bayliss S, Djulbegovic B, Hyde C, Trelle S, Weingart O, Brunskill S, Sandercock J, Seidenfeld J, Piper M, Langensiepen S, Schwarzer SG, Bennett C, Engert A.
    Epoetin and darbepoetin to treat cancer patients: updated meta-analysis results.
    Blood 2005, 106(11): Abstract No. 751.
    Access abstract: American Society of Hematology (ASH) abstracts online (freely available)