Over 140 Things You Need to Know About Your Autologous Bone Marrow or Stem Cell Transplant
By Mark Patton
MGC Publications, 88 pages, 2005
This book is the personal account of a young multiple myeloma patient who has undergone two autologous bone marrow transplants and three peripheral blood stem cell transplants over the course of his treatment. The author's objective is to share his knowledge with other blood cancer patients and to assist those facing an autologous transplant to better understand the procedure and recovery. This user-friendly guide offers advice and information on topics including selecting a transplant center, recovering from induction therapy and avoiding infection, caring for your caregiver and tips on incorporating complementary and alternative medicine practices.
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