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Are graft-versus-host-disease patients missing out on the vital occupational therapy services? A Systematic Review

Hand therapy speciality although a vital part of the recovery process for the patients with hand GVHD is underutilised speciality and well-designed trials are urgently needed for musculoskeletal hand GVHD especially for focused hand therapy interventions. 23 more words

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New Immunotherapy for HSCT Recipients at Risk of Leukemia Relapse

A new T-cell immunotherapy is showing promise in preventing the risk of relapse of leukemia following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT), and the results have led to the launch of a first-in-human clinical trial of the approach, which relies on engineered T-cell receptors (TCRs). 775 more words

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Need for a modified rehabilitation musculoskeletal specific grading system for chronic graft-versus-host disease

The authors present 2 case studies highlighting the importance of full-body functional assessment pre– and post-HCT and for cGVHD patients to help in early identification of MSK-related problems. 41 more words

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Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Children with Neurological Diseases Improves the Outcomes and Not Leads to Significant Late Effects — Report from Russian Group

Kirgizov et al (2017), analyzed the effectiveness of both allogeneic and autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for all cohorts of patients with neurological diseases based on safety, tolerability and late effects rate. 52 more words

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