Extra corporeal photochemotherapy in steroid refractory graft versus host disease: A review of guidelines and recommendations.

@article{Mohammadi2017ExtraCP,
  title={Extra corporeal photochemotherapy in steroid refractory graft versus host disease: A review of guidelines and recommendations.},
  author={Saeed Mohammadi and Ashraf Malek Mohammadi and Amir Hossein Norooznezhad and Farhad Heshmati and Kamran Alimoghaddam and Ardeshir Ghavamzadeh},
  journal={Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis},
  year={2017},
  volume={56 3},
  pages={376-384}
}
Regardless of remarkable progresses in prevention and treatment approaches, graft versus host disease (GVHD) remains a major impediment for successful allogeneic hematopoietic stem cells transplantation (HSCT) and leads to morbidity and mortality in transplanted patients. Corticosteroids are the standard therapy for GVHD; however, a great number of patients… CONTINUE READING