By Jean E. Sanders MD, Peter F. Coccia MD (auth.), Franklin O. Smith, Gregory H. Reaman, Judy M. Racadio (eds.)
This booklet is a accomplished and up to date compendium on all elements of blood and marrow transplantation in young children. After an introductory bankruptcy describing the historical past of pediatric blood and marrow transplantation, next chapters talk about pediatric-specific points of transplantation, together with stem phone assets appropriate for transplantation, preparative regimens, graft-versus-host ailment, problems relating to transplantation, and overdue results. The position of blood and marrow transplantation in a number of particular pediatric ailments is then tested, and the final bankruptcy considers destiny instructions. The authors are all across the world well-known specialists and supply a mostly evidence-based consensus on etiology, biology, and therapy. This instruction manual has far-reaching applicability to the medical prognosis and administration of pediatric ailments which are treatable with blood and marrow transplantation and should end up priceless to experts, generalists, and trainees alike.
By Marti Talbott
At no longer relatively fifteen, Stefan's father eventually permit him board the longship Sja Vinna to participate in his first Viking raid. however the conflict was once certainly not what he anticipated and he stumbled on himself by myself and stranded in Scotland. Thirteen-year-old Kannak's challenge used to be simply as grave. Her father abandoned them and the one strategy to live to tell the tale, she made up our minds, was once to take a husband over her mother's objections. Then all at once she came upon herself assisting a hated Viking get away. may well Kannak effectively conceal a Viking in the midst of a Scottish extended family? And why was once anyone plotting to kill the clan's loved laird?