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Title Home care management of the blood cell transplant patient / Cathy H. Kelley [and others].
Imprint Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, 1998.
Edition 3rd ed.

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Subject Bone marrow -- Transplantation -- Patients -- Home care.
Bone marrow -- Transplantation -- Nursing.
Hematopoietic stem cells -- Transplantation -- Patients -- Home care.
Hematopoietic stem cells -- Transplantation -- Nursing.
Bone Marrow Transplantation -- nursing.
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation -- nursing.
Home Care Services -- standards.
Alt Name Kelley, Cathy H.
Add Title Blood cell transplant patient
Alternate Title Homecare management of the bone marrow transplant patient.
Description 1 online resource (x, 171 pages) : illustrations
Edition 3rd ed.
Note Revised edition of: Homecare management of the bone marrow transplant patient / Jean Nelson Lonergan [and others]. 2nd ed. c1996.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-166).
Note Print version record.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Overview of Blood Cell Transplantation -- 3. Complications of Blood Cell Transplantation -- 4. Pediatric Blood Cell Transplantation -- 5. Discharge Planning and Home Care -- 6. Patient Education Guidelines -- 7. Assessment of the BCT Patient in the Home Environment -- 8. Environmental Assessment Guidelines -- 9. BCT Center Communication Protocol -- 10. Homecare Therapies -- 11. BCT Standards of Home Care -- 12. Psychosocial Support of the Patient and Family -- 13. Appendices -- App. A. Orientation Objectives -- App. B. Preceptorship Guidelines -- App. C. Calculating the Absolute Neutrophil Count.
Summary "Home Care Management of the Blood Cell Transplant Patient is a unique and accessible overview for home care clinicians. This book reviews the transplant process and the risk of potential complications. It details discharge planning, home care therapies, patient education guidelines, and psychosocial issues. Authoritative guidelines for physical assessment and nursing standards of care for common needs are included."--Jacket.
ISBN 058516083X (electronic bk.)
9780585160832 (electronic bk.)
0763706124 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 44956228
Additional Format Print version: Home care management of the blood cell transplant patient. 3rd ed. Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett, 1998 0763706124 (DLC) 97018410 (OCoLC)37322835
Table of Contents
2Overview of Blood Cell Transplantation3
3Complications of Blood Cell Transplantation11
4Pediatric Blood Cell Transplantation29
5Discharge Planning and Home Care43
6Patient Education Guidelines51
7Assessment of the BCT Patient in the Home Environment65
8Environmental Assessment Guidelines75
9BCT Center Communication Protocol79
10Homecare Therapies83
11BCT Standards of Home Care95
12Psychosocial Support of the Patient and Family137
App. AOrientation Objectives 
App. BPreceptorship Guidelines 
App. CCalculating the Absolute Neutrophil Count 
 App. D: Resources 
 App. E: Bibliography 
 App. F: Glossary of Terms 

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