HSCT Introduction and History of Bone Marrow Transplant
During this course, learners will learn more about Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation including - Donor Source (Auto vs. Allo), Bone Marrow versus PBSC for Allo, Conditioning (Preparative) Therapy: MAC vs RIC (vs NMA), Allogeneic HCT donor types and GVHD vs GVL. Learners will also learn more about Supportive Care and Survivorship.
Estimated Duration of Course:
This offering carries 2.00 ANCC nursing contact hours.
Registered Nurses working on or affiliated with the Lunder 10 Bone Marrow Transplant Unit.
- Define Bone Marrow Transplant
- Explain the history of BMT and the history of the MGH BMT Program
- Define Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
- Explain the differences between Donor Source (Autologous vs. Allogeneic)
- Describe Bone Marrow vs Peripheral Blood Stem Cell (PBSC) for Allogeneic
- Explain Conditioning (Preparative) Therapy: Myeloablative Conditioning (MAC) vs Reduced-Intensity Conditioning (RIC) (vs NMA)
- Define Allogeneic HCT donor types
- Differentiate between GVHD vs GVL
- Describe principles of Supportive Care and Survivorship
The Norman Knight Nursing Center
Please visit our website at https://mghpcs.org/KnightCenter
Course version: 1.2021
Thomas Spitzer, MD
Patricia Crispi PhD(c), RN, NPD-BC
Giuliana De Marchi MSN, NP and Sally Alexander MSN, RN
Maria Alfonso, RN and Colleen Walsh, RN
Mass General Brigham designates this activity for 2.00 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.