About this item
Congenital and Acquired Bone Marrow Failure is a comprehensive guide to congenital and acquired bone marrow failure in adult and pediatric patients. Chapters are divided into two sections: Acquired Aplastic Anemia and Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes. Content also ranges from the basic to the translational, from the epidemiology of acquired aplastic anemia and telomere biology to the management, treatment, and supportive care of pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.
Contributors are world leading experts in the field of bone marrow failure. The book is required reading for residents, fellows, clinicians and researchers across hematology, oncology, pathology, bone marrow transplantation, pediatrics, and internal medicine.
- Provides an overview of all congenital and acquired bone marrow failure syndromes
- Focuses on the molecular pathogenesis, clinical manifestation and diagnosis, laboratory features, and treatment of each disease within the syndromes
- Features the area of supportive care which is a topic of great interest to infectious disease physicians as well as physicians involved in transfusion services