Leukemia and Related Disorders

Integrated Treatment Approaches

  • Elihu H. Estey
  • Fred R. Appelbaum

Part of the Contemporary Hematology book series (CH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Elihu H. Estey, Elihu H. Estey, Elihu H. Estey
    Pages 1-36
  3. Jonathan A. Gutman, Kelly M. Smith, John M. Pagel, John M. Pagel
    Pages 67-96
  4. Andrew Coveler, Vivian G. Oehler
    Pages 97-147
  5. Bart Lee Scott
    Pages 149-168
  6. Gunnar Bjarni Ragnarsson, Paul J. Martin
    Pages 169-186
  7. Jerald P. Radich, Brent L. Wood
    Pages 251-271
  8. K. Scott Baker, Emily Jo Rajotte
    Pages 273-291
  9. Terry B. Gernsheimer, Meghan Delaney
    Pages 293-308
  10. Steven A. Pergam, Debra K. Mattson, Michael Boeckh
    Pages 309-365
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 367-380

About this book

Introduction

From the world renowned Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, this book is written for all physicians who treat patients with acute or chronic leukemias or myelodysplasia.  It is designed to answer questions about treatment approaches that commonly arise in day-to-day practice.  In keeping with the Center’s groundbreaking  research in bone marrow transplantation, the book provides exceptional coverage of the role of allogeneic transplant in treatment.  It also addresses the important issues of supportive care and long-term complications of successful treatment.  

•Edited and written by experts at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
•Clinically focused and comprehensive coverage of treatment approaches
•Allogeneic transplant addressed in detail
•Separate chapters on supportive care and long-term complications

Keywords

ALL AML Blood CLL CML Cancer Leukemia MDL Transplant

Editors and affiliations

  • Elihu H. Estey
    • 1
  • Fred R. Appelbaum
    • 2
  1. 1.Univ of Washington School of Medicine, Member,Professor of Med, Division of HematologySeattleUSA
  2. 2.Director, Clinical Research Division,, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research CenterProfessor of Medicine; Head of OncologySeattleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-60761-565-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-60761-564-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-60761-565-1
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