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Author Maziarz, Richard T

Title Blood and marrow transplant handbook : comprehensive guide for patient care / Richard T. Maziarz, Susan Slater
Published New York : Springer, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xi, 324 pages)
Contents Overview of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation -- The business of cellular therapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation -- Stem cell sources -- Pre-transplant evaluation -- Conditioning regimens -- Supportive care -- Nutrition -- Infection prophylaxis -- Graft-versus-host disease prophylaxis -- Transfusion medicine -- Antithrombotic guidelines -- Engraftment -- Follow-up care -- Infectious complications -- Acute graft-versus-host disease -- Chronic graft-versus-host disease -- Oral complications -- Gastrointestinal complications -- Pulmonary complications -- Cardiovascular complications -- Acute kidney injury -- Thrombotic microangiopathies -- Graft failure -- Post-transplant relapse -- Palliative care -- Survivorship
Summary Developed by the Blood and Marrow Transplant team at Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Institute, this pocket guide provides medical management guidelines for hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients from the moment of their initial consultation throughout the transplant process. - It includes indications for transplant, essential details for patient/donor evaluation; - recommendations for addressing complications during and after transplant; - long term follow up care; - step-by-step instructions for common procedures and documentation guidelines. An essential tool for providers, this guide presents a multidisciplinary approach to information vital for providing quality care for your patients
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hematopoietic stem cells -- Transplantation
Blood -- Transfusion.
Bone marrow -- Transplantation.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation -- nursing
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Blood Transfusion
Bone Marrow Transplantation
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Hematopoietic stem cells -- Transplantation.
Form Electronic book
Author Slater, Susan, 1965-
ISBN 9781441975065