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Title Practical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation / edited by Andrew J. Cant, Angela Galloway, Graham Jackson
Published Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 205 pages) : illustrations
Series Wiley SCELC e-books
Contents Why hematopoietic stem cell transplant and for whom? / A.J. Cant, C. Craddock, and R. Skinner -- Pre-transplant assessment / M. Slatter and S. Fox -- The transplant / R. Skinner, A. Lennard, and P. Veys -- Care of the transplant patient / C. Charley and W. Larmouth -- Prevention of infection during hematopoietic stem cell transplantation / W. Larmouth and A. Galloway -- Bacterial, fungal and parasitic infections in the transplant patient / G. Jones, J. Clark, and A. Galloway -- Virus infections in the HSCT patient / C. Taylor and A. Turner -- Management of febrile neutropenia and system-specific infections / G. Jones, J. Clark, and A. Galloway -- The role of intensive care in the management of hematopoietic stem cell patients / B. Fulton and A. Gascoigne -- Graft-vs.-host disease and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease / M. Abinun and J. Cavet -- Gastrointestinal, respiratory and renal/urogenital complications of HSCT / M. Abinun and J. Cavet -- Follow up in the first year after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation / A.R. Gennery and M.P. Collin -- Immune recovery following hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and vaccination / A.R. Gennery, D. Barge, and G. Spickett -- Prevention of infection following discharge after hematopoietic stem cell transplant / H. Harvey and A. Reed -- Social and psychological aspects of care / M. Allan and D. Holder -- Long-term follow up of transplant recipients / R. Skinner and G. Jackson -- Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: the future / A.J. Cant and G. Jackson
Summary This work is designed as an essential, practical manual for all those working in the field of bone marrow and stem cell transplantation. It offers an essential reference for all major transplant units and for all members of the transplant team - including haematologists and oncologists. It is a comprehensive yet practical guide to the total care of a transplant patient. Format and design of the book make it suitable for use as a practical manual
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Bone marrow -- Transplantation.
Hematopoietic stem cells -- Transplantation.
Hematopoietic system -- Diseases.
Graft vs Host Disease -- prevention & control.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation -- nursing.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation.
Intraoperative Complications -- prevention & control.
Postoperative Complications -- prevention & control.
Form Electronic book
Author Cant, Andrew J.
Galloway, Angela.
Jackson, Graham, FRCP.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN 0470988762