Hematopoietic cell transplants : concepts, controversies, and future directions [E-Book] / edited by editor-in-chief, Hillard M. Lazarus ; co-editors, Robert Peter Gale [and four others] ; deputy editor, Syed Ali Abutalib.
Lazarus, Hillard M., (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017
1 online resource (pages)
Cambridge medicine
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This authoritative new book provides a comprehensive overview of diagnostic and therapeutic strategies in hematopoietic cell transplantation, explaining key concepts, successes, controversies and challenges. The authors and editors discuss current and future strategies for major challenges, such as graft-versus-host-disease, including new prophylaxis and treatments. They also discuss long-term complications, such as second malignancies and cardiovascular complications. Chapters are written by leading world experts, carefully edited to achieve a uniform and accessible writing style. Each chapter includes evidence-based explanations and state-of-the-art solutions, providing the reader with practice-changing advice. Full reference lists are also supplied to facilitate further exploration of each topic. Each copy of the printed book is packaged with a password, giving readers online access to all text and images. This inspiring resource demystifies both the basics and subtleties of hematopoietic cell transplantation, and is essential reading for both senior clinicians and trainees.