This comprehensive volume provides a platform from which both major and minor infectious diseases related issues are addressed in-depth among this highly susceptible population. The book begins with an overview of infections in various modalities. This is followed by chapters on clinical disorders, etiologic agents, therapeutics, and infection prevention. Chapters include easy-to-follow figures and tables, radiologic images, and pictorial demonstrations of various disease states to familiarize and reacquaint the transplant clinicians and surgeons in practice and training, and those belonging to subspecialties providing supportive care for these patients. Discussions to enumerate the noninfectious causes that mimic infectious diseases; clinical relevance and effective utility of existing and emerging diagnostic tools are presented throughout the book. Authored by leaders in their fields, this book is the go-to reference for management of patients undergoing hematopoietic and solid organ transplantation.
IMAGINE TAKING YOUR STEM CELL THERAPY PRACTICE TO THE NEXT LEVEL ALL BY DEVOTING A FEW MINUTES A DAY TO CREATING A GAME CHANGING BOOK FOR YOUR PRACTICE, AND YOUR PATIENTS. THE SAD TRUTH IS THAT YOU AS A DOCTOR OF CHIROPRACTIC HIGHLY EDUCATED BUT AN UNDERVALUED MEMBER OF THE MEDICAL COMMUNITY. YOU ARE SELDOM SEEN AS AN AUTHORITY EVEN THOUGH YOU’VE GRADUATED FROM A CREDENTIALED CHIROPRACTIC SCHOOL ANDPASSED ALL OF YOUR BOARDS. IT’S STILL NOT ENOUGH. YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE DOING WHEN IT COMES TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE, AND YET THERE IS PUSHBACK, RESISTANCE, AND BOTTOM LINE SKEPTICISM. SO, HOW DO YOU EDUCATE THE PUBLIC, GAIN THE CREDIBILITY AND AUTHORITY YOU DESERVE WHILE AT THE SAME TIME DRAMATICALLY ELEVATING YOUR STATUS WITH YOUR PATIENTS?IN TURBOCHARGE YOUR STEM CELL PRACTICE WITH THE POWER OF AUTHORITY MARKETING, DR. STEVEN RAPOSO, A CHIROPRACTOR, AND AUTHOR OF 5 BOOKS, OUTLINES A POWERFUL METHOD TO DO JUST THAT: BECOME A TRUSTED AUTHORITY IN STEM CELLS BY BECOMING A PUBLISHED AUTHOR ON THE SUBJECT. BECOMING A PUBLISHED AUTHOR CAN HAVE INVALUABLE EFFECTS ON YOUR PRACTICETHESE INCLUDE:BECOMING AN AUTOMATIC AUTHORITYGENERATING LEADS FOR YOUR STEM CELL PRACTICEDISPELLING MYTHS SURROUNDING CHIROPRACTICBECOMING A LOCAL CELEBRITY AND THEREBY GAINING THE TRUST AND RESPECT OD YOURCOMMUNITY.BUILDING A LOYAL FOLLOWNG OF FANS AND PATIENTS.TURBOCHARGE YOUR STEM CELL PRACTICE WITH THE POWER OF AUTHORITY MARKETING SHARES WITH YOU WHY WRITING A BOOK ON CHIROPRACTIC IS A MUST FOR YOUR PRACTICE AND YOURCREDIBILITY. IN THIS BOOK HE ALSO SHARES WITH YOU HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOURSTATUS AS AN AUTHOR BY REVEALING POWERFUL STRATEGIES THAT CAN TAKE YOURPRACTICE TO THE NEXT LEVEL WITH THE POWER OF AUTHORITY MARKETING. THISSYSTEM HAS BEEN OPTIMIZED AND STREAMLINED SO THAT EVEN CHIROPRACTORSWITH THE MOST HECTIC SHEDULES CAN CREATE A FULL PUBLISH-READY MANUSCRIPTIN JUST A FEW MINUTES A DAY.
Since the publication of the first edition of this book in 2004, the specialty of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) has continued to progress as a treatment option for many diseases. Indications for the use of autologous, syngeneic, and allogeneic transplantation continue to expand. The second edition of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Manual for Nursing Practice presents the most up-to-date information regarding the use of HSCT. Chapter topics include an overview of hematopoiesis and immunology, basic concepts of transplantation, stem cell collection, course of transplant treatment and acute complications, acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease, various complications from gastrointestinal to neurologic, relapse, long-term care and survivorship, ethics, and much more.