Tim Garrington

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BACKGROUND Octreotide is a synthetic somatostatin analogue which has been suggested for use in the management of acute pancreatitis. While studies have looked at octreotide use in the setting of pancreatitis due to chronic alcohol use or trauma, little is known of its role in management of drug induced acute pancreatitis; particularly in the pediatric(More)
BACKGROUND Optimal therapy for high risk and relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) remains uncertain. Wider availability of cord blood from related and unrelated donors has prompted studies of its use for hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT). PROCEDURE We evaluated 26 consecutive cord blood transplants (CBT) for ALL performed at our center from(More)
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