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

6.13: References

  1. Guidelines for the Blood Transfusion Services in the United Kingdom (The Red Book). Available at
  2. Council of Europe (2010). Guide for the Preparation, Use and Quality Assurance of Blood Components, 16th edition. Council of Europe Publishing.
  3. Beckman N, Nightingale MJ, Pamphilon D (2009). Practical guidelines for applying statistical process control to blood component production. Transfusion Medicine, 19, 329–339.
  4. Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (2007). Rules and Guidance for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Distributors 2007 (the ‘Orange Guide’). London: Pharmaceutical Press.
  5. Nightingale MJ, Lees B, Biset R, Mertens W (2006). Use of a (proposed) standard protocol to validate Terumo TSCD-II connections between dissimilar blood bag tubing. Vox Sanguinis, 91, 241–269.
  6. Nightingale MJ, De Korte D, Chabenel A, Hughes W, Rowe GP, Nicholson G (2011). Eurobloodpack: a common European design for blood bag systems with integral leucodepletion filters. Vox Sanguinis, 101, 250–254.
  7. Department of Health: Health Technical Memorandum 07-01: Safe Management of Healthcare Waste. Published by TSO (The Stationery Office) November 2006.
  8. UK Blood Safety and Quality Regulations (BSQR). Available at BSQR amendments available at and