Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Malignant Conditions - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323568029

Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Malignant Conditions

1st Edition

Authors: Qaiser Bashir Mehdi Hamadani
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323568029
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st May 2018
Page Count: 400
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Description

Get a quick, expert overview of hematologic and non-hematologic malignancies for which hematopoietic cell transplantation is a treatment option. Drs. Qaiser Bashir and Mehdi Hamadani provide easy-to-find information on basic science of hematopoietic cell transplantation, pharmacology, workflows and procedures, possible complications and side effects, in addition to the role of HCT in conjunction with clinical cellular therapy.

Key Features

  • Discusses high-dose chemotherapeutic regimens and radiation therapy, patient and donor selection and workup, as well as other key aspects of hematopoietic cell transplantation.
  • Includes practical information on complications, infectious disease, and special populations such as patients with HIV infection.
  • Consolidates today’s available information in this fast-changing area into one convenient resource.

Table of Contents

Bashir: Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Malignant Conditions

 

Section 1: History and Basic Science of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

1. History and Current Status of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

2. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Immunology: Overview and Histocompatibility

Section 2: Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Pharmacology

3. Pharmacology of Drugs Used in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

4. High-dose Chemotherapeutic Regimens

5. Radiation Therapy in Hematopoietic Cell transplantation: Principals and Therapeutic Regimens

Section 3: Workflows and Procedures in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

6. Sources of Hematopoietic Cells for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Practical Aspects of Hematopoietic Cell Collection

7. Patient and Donor Selection and Workup for Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

8. Haploidentical Donor Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

9. Cord Blood Transplantation

Section 4: Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Hematologic Malignancies

10. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Acute Myeloid Leukemia

11. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

12. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Myeloproliferative Syndromes

13. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

14. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Myelodysplastic Syndromes

15. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

16. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Hodgkin Lymphoma

17. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Multiple Myeloma

18. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Amyloidosis

19. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Rare Hematologic Malignancies

Section 5: Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Non-Hematologic Malignancies

20. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Adult Solid Tumors: Germ Cell Tumors, Breast Cancer, And Renal Cell Carcinoma

21. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Pediatric Solid Tumors

Section 6: Complications, Infectious Disease, and Special Populations

22. Pathophysiology and Management of Graft-Versus-Host Disease

23. Mechanisms and Management of Graft Failure

24. Miscellaneous Complications Related to Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

25. Prophylaxis and Management of Infectious Complications after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

26. Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation in Patients with HIV Infection

27. Symptom Control and Palliative Care in Hematopoeitc Cell Transplantation

Section 7: Cellular Therapy

28. Principles and Clinical Applications of Cellular Therapy in the Setting of Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

Details

No. of pages:
400
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2019
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323568029

About the Author

Qaiser Bashir

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation & Cellular Therapy, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

Mehdi Hamadani

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin