Outcome of pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients requiring mechanical ventilation.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of intensive care medicine, Volume 29, Issue 1, p.31-7 (2014)


2014, Clinical Research Division, May 2014


To assess the risk factors for intensive care unit admission among children receiving hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) and to test the hypothesis that multiple organ failure (MOF) increases the odds of death among HSCT patients who receive mechanical ventilation (MV).