Blood Products Advisory Committee – September 18, 2003
Publications for West Nile Virus Discussion
for Disease Control and Prevention,
Detection of West Nile Virus in Blood Donations --- United States,
2003, MMWR, August 15, 2003/52(32);769-772.
Brad J. and Lyle Petersen, Estimated risk of West Nile virus transmission
through blood transfusion during an epidemic in Queens, New York City,
Brad J. and Lyle R. Petersen, Estimated risk of transmission of the West
Nile virus through blood transfusion in the US, 2002, Transfusion
Theresa, Matthew J. Kuehnert, Hany Kamel, et al, West Nile virus infection
transmitted by blood transfusion, Transfusion 2003;43:1018-1022.
Publications for Supplemental Testing for HIV and HCV
1. Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention, Recommendations for Prevention and Control of
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and HCV-Related Chronic Disease, MMWR,
October 16, 1998/ Vol. 47/No. RR-19.