Ethnic differences in chronic health conditions after hematopoietic cell transplantation: a report from the Bone Marrow Transplant Survivor Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer, Volume 116, Issue 17, p.4152-9 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adult, Center-Authored Paper, Clinical Research Division, European Continental Ancestry Group, Female, Health Status, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, Hispanic Americans, Humans, Insurance, Health, Male, Middle Aged, Neoplasms, Socioeconomic Factors, Survivors

Abstract:

Hispanics have a greater risk of early treatment failure after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT) compared with non-Hispanic whites. However, long-term morbidity among Hispanics has not been described.