Chapter 31. Nursing Role in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation

  1. Frederick R. Appelbaum MD Member Director Professor Head3,4,
  2. Stephen J. Forman MD Director Staff Physician5,6,
  3. Robert S. Negrin MD Professor of Medicine Chief7 and
  4. Karl G. Blume MD, FACP Emeritus Professor of Medicine7,8
  1. Rosemary C. Ford RN, BSN, OCN Nurse Manager1 and
  2. Mihkaila M. Wickline MN, RN, AOCN HSCT Clinical Nurse Specialist2

Published Online: 5 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch31

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Ford, R. C. and Wickline, M. M. (2009) Nursing Role in Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, in Thomas' Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Stem Cell Transplantation, Fourth Edition (eds F. R. Appelbaum, S. J. Forman, R. S. Negrin and K. G. Blume), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303537.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 4

    Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation, Duarte, California, USA

  4. 6

    Department of Medical Oncology and Therapeutics Research, City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center, Duarte, California, USA

  5. 7

    Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

  6. 8

    Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Transplant Clinic, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington, USA

  2. 2

    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153485

Online ISBN: 9781444303537

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Keywords:

  • nursing role in hematopoietic cell transplantation;
  • pre-engraftment;
  • early postengraftment;
  • nursing practice issues in hematopoietic stem cell transplant;
  • expert nursing care - essential for success of HCT program

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prework-up/prior to arrival at transplant center (Table 31.1)

  • Work-up (Table 31.2)

  • Preconditioning (Table 31.3)

  • Donor preparation (Table 31.4)

  • Mobilization and collection (autologous patients and allogeneic donors) (Table 31.5)

  • Conditioning (Table 31.6)

  • Bone marrow harvest (Table 31.8)

  • Transplant phase (Table 31.9)

  • Pre-engraftment (Table 31.10)

  • Early postengraftment (Table 31.11)

  • Intensive care management of the transplant patient

  • Relapse post transplant

  • Discharge (Table 31.12)

  • Long-term recovery (Table 31.14)

  • Nursing practice issues in hematopoietic stem cell transplant

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgment

  • References