Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia (NAIT) Registry

Academic Lead:Professor Erica Wood
Head, Transfusion and Blood Diseases
Clinical Leads: Dr Stephen Cole, Obstetrics
Dr Gemma Crighton, Paediatric Haematology
Registry Contact: Helen Haysom
Phone: 1800 811 326
Purpose / Aims: The aims of the NAIT Registry are to:
  • better define the incidence, natural history and clinical outcome of NAIT
  • provide information on the range of therapeutic strategies being employed in the treatment of NAIT patients
  • explore factors influencing clinical outcomes
  • better define optimal management of NAIT patients
  • inform and inspire future hypothesis-driven research in this area
Population Captured: Mothers with pregnancies affected by NAIT and babies suffering from consequences of NAIT.
Outcomes Collected: Demographics, diagnoses, clinical and laboratory and imaging results, therapy, complications of disease and therapy, transfusion, and support including intravenous immunoglobulin and platelet transfusions, and clinical outcomes.
Funding Source: In-kind support for the NAIT Registry is provided by the Blood Service and Monash University's Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine