An Introduction to Post-Transplant Care

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The number of cancer survivors is rising, and with it the population of patients who have undergone bone marrow or stem cell transplantation, says Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center post-transplant specialist Christine Iovino, RN. She introduces the main types of care that transplant survivors receive after the procedure: prevention of and surveillance for complications, intervention if complications develop, and coordinated care among post-transplant specialists and primary care providers.