Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Organ Toxicities and Neurocognitive Deficits Following Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)

Recorded October 14, 2011 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:

Michael L. Nieder, MD
Medical Director, Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Clinical Content Reviewer: Juan A. Dumois, MD

Learning Objectives:

After attending this activity, participants will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Discuss the etiology and pathogenesis of pediatric late effects post HSCT.
  • Review the late pulmonary, GI, renal, and cardiac complications which occur post HSCT.
  • Determine how iron overload and transplant-induced metabolic syndrome can be studied and managed.
  • Identify possible interventions and therapeutic studies to improve neurocognitive outcomes.
  • Recommend strategies to standardize follow-up guidelines.

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