Acute respiratory failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation Book Section


Authors: Finan, M.; Pastores, S. M.
Editors: Esquinas, A. M.; Pravinkumar, S. E.; Soubani, A. O.
Article/Chapter Title: Acute respiratory failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
Abstract: Infectious and noninfectious pulmonary complications are common among HSCT recipients and are the leading cause for respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation and ICU admission. Unique pulmonary syndromes include peri-engraftment respiratory distress syndrome, diffuse alveolar hemorrhage, and idiopathic pneumonia syndrome. Respiratory failure requiring mechanical ventilation after HSCT continues to be associated with a poor prognosis. © Springer International Publishing AG 2018.
Keywords: hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; respiratory failure; mechanical ventilation; pulmonary
Book Title: Mechanical Ventilation in Critically Ill Cancer Patients: Rationale and Practical Approach
ISBN: 978-3-319-49255-1
Publisher: Springer  
Publication Place: Cham, Switzerland
Date Published: 2018-01-01
Start Page: 347
End Page: 354
Language: English
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-49256-8_34
PROVIDER: scopus
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Notes: Book Chapter: 34 -- Export Date: 1 June 2018 -- Source: Scopus
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