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Medical Videos

Heart Transplantation - The Reasons for Transplantation and the Success Rates
Heart Transplantation - The Reasons for Transplantation and the Success Rates
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Corneal Transplant - The Diseases, Procedures and Success Rates
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Medical Journal Abstracts on Transplantation

Phase 3 trial of defibrotide for the treatment of severe veno-occlusive disease and multi-organ failure.

Fri 29 Jan 2016 -  Phase 3 trial of defibrotide for the treatment of severe veno-occlusive disease and multi-organ failure.

Hepatic veno-occlusive disease, also called sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (VOD/SOS), is a potentially life-threatening complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). Untreated ...

Antilymphocyte Globulin for Prevention of Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease.

Thu 07 Jan 2016 -  Antilymphocyte Globulin for Prevention of Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease.

Background: Chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is the leading cause of later illness and death after allogeneic hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation. We hypothesized that the inclusion of ...

Clinical Guidelines

Management of cytomegalovirus infection in haemopoietic stem cell transplantation

May 2013

These evidence-based guidelines expand and adapt previous guidance (Tomblyn et al, 2009; Andrews et..

... al, 2011). While specifically focusing on allogeneic haemopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), they are relevant to other areas of haematological oncology where there is an increased risk of cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, such as haematological cancers where intense anti-T-cell therapy has been deployed (O’Brien et al, 2006).

ESCMID guideline for the diagnosis and management of Candida diseases 2012: adults with haematological malignancies and after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT)

Dec 2012

Fungal diseases still play a major role in morbidity and mortality in patients with haematological..

... malignancies, including those undergoing haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Although Aspergillus and other filamentous fungal diseases remain a major concern, Candida infections are still a major cause of mortality. This part of the ESCMID guidelines focuses on this patient population and reviews pertaining to prophylaxis, empirical/pre-emptive and targeted therapy of Candida diseases. AntiCandida prophylaxis is only recommended for patients receiving allogeneic stem cell transplantation.

Clinical Trials

Safety and Efficacy of BL-8040 for the Mobilization of Donor Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Allogeneic Transplantation in Patients With Advanced Hematological Malignancies

-17 days ago

Current protocols use G-CSF to mobilize hematopoietic progenitor cells from matched sibling and volunteer unrelated donors. Unfortunately, this process requires four to six days of G-CSF injection ...

Human Umbilical Cord-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells With Injectable Collagen Scaffold Transplantation for Chronic Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

Thu 01 Oct 2015

The study is designed to assess the safety and efficacy of allogeneic human umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells (hUC-MSCs) with injectable collagen scaffold transplanted into patients with ...

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