Clinton Lewis
Auckland City Hospital
ImmunologyPancytopeniaTransplantationDiabetes mellitusMedicine
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#1Rory Bennett (Auckland City Hospital)
#2Anna Ruskova (Auckland City Hospital)H-Index: 3
Last. Barbara J. Bain (St Mary's Hospital)H-Index: 30
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#1Clinton Lewis (Auckland City Hospital)H-Index: 1
#2Haesook T. Kim (Harvard University)H-Index: 57
Last. Vincent T. Ho (Harvard University)H-Index: 77
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ABSTRACT fludarabine with intravenous busulfan at doses of 3.2 mg/kg (Flu/Bu1) or 6.4mg/kg (Flu/Bu2) Hepatic veno-occlusive disease/sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (VOD/SOS) is a serious complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT) that is felt to be triggered, at least in part, by damage to the liver sinusoidal endothelium from cytotoxic conditioning regimens. Accordingly, the incidence of VOD/SOS after reduced-intensity conditioning (RIC) HCT is low compared with myeloablative...
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#1Clinton LewisH-Index: 1
#2Irwin Walker (McMaster University)H-Index: 39
Last. Kylie Lepic (McMaster-Carr)
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Introduction Timely access to transplantation for patients with acute myeloid leukemia avoids bridging chemotherapy and associated toxicity, avoids early relapse, and minimizes resource utilization. Evidence indicates that consolidation chemotherapy is not beneficial and that transplantation should follow as soon as possible after attainment of remission. Methods We performed a retrospective single center review of all AML patients (n = 46) receiving transplantation between January 2013 and Sept...