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Evaluation of PFA-100 closure times in cord blood samples of healthy term and preterm neonates

  • Serena Valsami , Maria Kollia , Vasiliki Mougiou , Rozeta Sokou , Elina Isaakidou , Maria Boutsikou , Abraham Pouliakis , Zoe Iliodromiti , Robert Carr , Theodora Boutsikou , Nicoletta Iacovidou and Marianna Politou EMAIL logo

Corresponding author: Assoc. Prof. Marianna Politou, MD, PhD, Hematology- Immunohematology, Head of Haematology Laboratory-Blood Bank, Aretaieio Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 76 Vas. Sofias Street, 11526 Athens, Greece, Phone: +0030 210 7286301, Fax: +0030 210 7230785
aSerena Valsami and Maria Kollia share first authorship.
  1. Author contributions: SV and MK: wrote the manuscript; NI and MP: designed the study; MK, VM and EI: performed the sample collection and analysis; RS, NI: supervised sample collection; SV and MP: supervised the sample analysis; MB and AP: performed the statistical analysis; RS, ZI, RC, TB, NI, MP: critically revised the manuscript. All authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of the submitted manuscript and approved submission.

  2. Research funding: None declared.

  3. Employment or leadership: None declared.

  4. Honorarium: None declared.

  5. Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.


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Received: 2019-09-08
Accepted: 2019-11-06
Published Online: 2019-12-10
Published in Print: 2020-03-26

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