B.A. in Zoology - Ohio Wesleyan University (1972)MD - The Ohio State University (1976)CP Residency - Virginia Commonwealth University (2007)Transfusion Medicine Fellowship - University of Pittsburgh (2008)
Representative Publications & Other Scholarly Work:
MacIvor D, Nelson J, Triulzi D. Impact of intraoperative red blood cell salvage on transfusion requirements and outcomes in radical prostatectomy. Transfusion 2009; 49(7):1431-4.
Sherman CH, MacIvor D. “Blood Utilization: Fostering an Effective Hospital Transfusion Culture” 2012; Jo Clin Anesth; 24,155
MacIvor D, Rebel A, Hassan Z. “How do we integrate thromboelastography with perioperative transfusion management?” Transfusion 2013; 53(7):1386-92
Boral L, Staubach Z, DeLeeuw R, MacIvor D, et al. Comparison of Outcomes of Group O vs Non-Group O Premature neonates Receiving Group O RBC Transfusion. Am J Clin Pathol 2013; 140:780-6
Lutz C, Rayapati P, MacIvor D, Jennings,CD. Broadly reactive Anti-HLA Following a Single Unit Transfusion with Non-Leukoreduced RBC. Brief report e-publication March 2014 in The American Surgeon.
Boral LI, Bernard A, Hjorth T, Davenport D, Zhang D, MacIvor D. How do I implement a more restrictive transfusion trigger of hemoglobin of 7 g/dL at my hospital? Transfusion 2015;55(5):937-45