Transfusion medicine

James Gajewski, Susan Slater

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Abstract

The unique transfusion needs of a hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) patient require collaboration between the Clinical Transplant and Transfusion Medicine services. Successful interaction is essential to the optimal management of HSCT patients with the goals of reducing the risk of alloimmunization, infection transmission, and avoiding potential medical errors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBlood and Marrow Transplant Handbook
Subtitle of host publicationComprehensive Guide for Patient Care
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages101-109
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9781441975058
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Gajewski, J., & Slater, S. (2011). Transfusion medicine. In Blood and Marrow Transplant Handbook: Comprehensive Guide for Patient Care (pp. 101-109). Springer New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7506-5_10