Association of Human Development Index with rates and outcomes of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with acute leukemia.

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Human Development Index (HDI) is used by the United Nations Organization to measure socioeconomic achievements of countries. We evaluated the association of HDI with rates and outcomes of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) for patients with acute leukemia. For the analysis of HSCT rates, all adults with acute leukemia (n = 16 403) treated in 30… (More)
DOI: 10.1182/blood-2010-01-266478

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@article{Giebel2010AssociationOH, title={Association of Human Development Index with rates and outcomes of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for patients with acute leukemia.}, author={Sebastian Giebel and Myriam Labopin and Gerhard Ehninger and Dietrich W Beelen and Didier Blaise and Arnold Ganser and Andrea Bacigalupo and Tomasz Czerw and Jerzy Holowiecki and Evandro Maranh{\~a}o Fagundes and Elżbieta Nowara and Francesco Frassoni and Vanderson Geraldo Rocha}, journal={Blood}, year={2010}, volume={116 1}, pages={122-8} }