Effect of weight on outcomes of children undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation.

Abstract

Chemotherapy dosing in hematopoietic cell therapy (HCT) conditioning regimens is based on patient weight. We hypothesized that potential underdosing or overdosing of patients with significant deviation of weight from normal might alter HCT outcomes, such as early mortality, overall or organ-specific toxicity, and/or relapse. We therefore conducted a… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/08880018.2012.743201

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