TITLE

Comorbidity and beyond: pre-transplant clinical assessment

AUTHOR(S)
Artz, A. S.
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Bone Marrow Transplantation;Sep2005, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p473
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Investigates the use of comorbidity scales that provide relative weights to nondisease-related medical conditions as predictors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation outcomes. Importance of pre-transplant comorbidity assessment; Efficacy of this method compared to single organ comorbidity testing; Difficulties in conducting hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in older patient.
ACCESSION #
18128419

 

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