7. Prominent Role of Allied Health Professionals (Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Others) in Long-Term Follow-Up After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation

  1. Bipin N Savani MD
  1. Catherine E Lucid

Published Online: 6 SEP 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118473306.ch7

Blood and Marrow Transplantation Long-Term Management: Prevention and Complications

Blood and Marrow Transplantation Long-Term Management: Prevention and Complications

How to Cite

Lucid, C. E. (2013) Prominent Role of Allied Health Professionals (Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Others) in Long-Term Follow-Up After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, in Blood and Marrow Transplantation Long-Term Management: Prevention and Complications (ed B. N. Savani), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118473306.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Professor of Medicine,Director, Long Term Transplant Clinic, Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation Section, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA

Author Information

  1. Hematology and Stem Cell Transplantation Section, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 SEP 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118473405

Online ISBN: 9781118473306

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Keywords:

  • stem cell transplantation;
  • allied health professional;
  • GVHD

Summary

This chapter's focus is the role of the allied health professional in the care of the long-term transplant patient. The key points are the education involved with patient and caregiver, routine laboratory and disease testing, immunization schedule, and routine follow-up.