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Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Pharmacists

Publication year: 2020

ISBN: 978-3-030-43491-5

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This pioneering book will likely become the new gold standard for practice, addressing subjects such as stem cells and their differentiation mechanisms; aspects of embryonic and non-embryonic stem cells; stem cell transplantation in pediatrics; stem cell sources and related technical choices; stem cell donors; scheduling transplantations; diseases and chemotherapy protocols that require stem cell transplantation; stem cell homing; engraftment and repopulation of stem cells in bone marrow; autologous stem cell transplantation in pediatrics; allogeneic stem cell transplantation in pediatrics; and indications for autologous and allogeneic pediatric stem cell transplantation. Further, it discusses pediatric graft-versus-host disease and the pharmacist; antibacterial and antifungal prophylaxis; detailed chemotherapy, conditioning and trials for pediatric stem cell transplantation; conditioning granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) in pediatric stem cell transplantation; analyzing prescriptions and programming a pediatric stem cell transplantation; handling chemotherapy and adjuvant drugs for pediatric stem cell transplantation; stem cell transplantation in children up to 1 year old; and clinical pharmacy in pediatric stem cell transplantation.

Subject: Medicine, Hematology, Stem Cells, Pharmacotherapy, Oncology, Pediatrics, Stem cell transplant chemotherapy, Stem cell transplant, Hematology, Oncology, Chemotherapy, Pediatric hematology, Pediatric oncology, Pediatric stem cell transplant, Books for pharmacists, Pediatric pharmacy