David F. Friedman

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Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Transfusion Committee, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Director of Blood Bank, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Director of Apheresis Service, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Transfusion Practice Committee, Penn Jersey American Red Cross
Medical Director , Phlebotomy Service
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2159779779
BA (Physics)
Yale University, 1979.
University of Pennsylvania, 1984.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Friedman is investigating the resolution of infection in neutropenia with granulocytes.

Selected Publications

Tabbutt S, Leonard M, Godinez RI, Sebert M, Cullen J, Spray TL, Friedman D.: Severe influenza B myocarditis and myositis. Pediatr Crit Care Med 5(4): 403-406, July 2004.

Hernandez ME, Lovrekovic G, Schears GJ, Helfaer M, Friedman DF, Stafford PW, Albert D, Arens R.: Acute onset of wegener's granulomatosis and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage treated successfully by extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 3: 63-66, 2002.

Rao SP, Riggs JM, Friedman DF, Scully MS, LeBien TW, Silberstein LE.: Preferential rearrangement at the Pro-B cell stage determines the overexpression of certain human VH genes at later stages in B cell ontogeny. Journal of Immunology 163: 2732-2740, 1999.

Friedman DF, Larson PJ, Manno CS, Douglas SD.: Anti-D activity in IVIG preparations, letter to the editor. Transfusion 37: 450-1, 1997.

Larson PJ, Friedman DF, Reilly MP, Kattamis AC, Asakura T, Fortina P, Cohen AR, Kim HC, Manno CS.: The presurgical management with erythrocytapheresis of a patient with a high-oxygen-affinity, unstable Hb variant (Hb Bryn Mawr). Transfusion 37: 703-7, 1997.

Larson PJ, Lukas MB, Friedman DF, Manno CS.: Delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction due to anti-Go(a), an antibody against the low-prevalence Gonzales antigen. Am J Hematol 53: 248-250, 1996.

Friedman DF, Lukas MB, Jawad A, Larson PJ, Ohene-Frempong K, Manno CS.: Alloimmunization to platelets in heavily transfused patients with sickle cell disease. Blood 88: 3216-22, 1996.

Kraj P, Friedman DF, Stevenson F, Silberstein LE.: Evidence for the over-expression of the VH4-34 (VH4.21) immunoglobulin gene segment in the normal adult human peripheral blood b-cell repertoire. Journal of Immunology 154: 6406-20, 1995.

Friedman DF, Kwittken P, Cizman B, Argyris E, Kearns J, Yang SY, Zmijewski C, Bunin N, Douglas SD, Monos D.: DNA-based HLA typing of non-hematopoietic tissue used to select the marrow transplant donor for successful treatment of transfusion associated graft versus host disease. Clinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology 1(5): 590-6, 1994.

Friedman DF, Moore JS, Erikson J, Manz J, Goldman J, Nowell PC, Silberstein LE.: Variable region gene analysis of an isotype switched (IgA) variant of chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Blood 80: 2287-97, 1992.

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