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Quality of life of Hurler syndrome patients after successful hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

A multicenter cohort study on functional and psychosocial health was conducted and was compared to the outcomes of normative data using the Child Health Questionnaire and Pediatric Outcomes Data Collection Instrument. 31 more words

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Motor skill delays in pre-school children with leukemia one year after treatment

CNS-directed therapies for the treatment of leukemia can adversely affect the acquisition of new skills, such as reading/writing and math. Two years after the end of treatments, children show gross and fine motor skill delays that may persist even when patients are considered healed. 19 more words

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Stretching Reduces Skin Thickness and Improves Subcutaneous Tissue Mobility in a Murine Model of Systemic Sclerosis

A recent study by Xiong Y et al (2017) demonstrated that daily stretching for 10 min can improve skin thickness and mobility in the absence of any other treatment in the sclGvHD murine model. 62 more words

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Can Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) help GVHD patients with avascular necrosis?

According to Zhang Q et al (2017), a recent systematic review based on the current available evidence,   ESWT can be used as a safe and effective method to improve the motor function and relieve the pain of patients with osteonecrosis of femoral hip, especially those at early stage. 96 more words

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Safety and Feasibility of Rehabilitation Interventions in Children Undergoing Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant with Thrombocytopenia

An interesting study which shows that bleeding complications during or following mobilization and supervised exercise during PT and OT in children with severe thrombocytopenia undergoing HSCT are minor and relatively rare. 99 more words

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Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Market to increase at a CAGR of 12.80% from 2017 to 2025- Insights, Epidemiology and Market Forecast

“The Report Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation-Market Insights, Epidemiology and Market Forecast-2025 provides information on pricing, market analysis, shares, forecast, and company profiles for key industry participants. 740 more words