Affiliation: University of Minnesota
- Factors Predicting Graft-versus-Host Disease-Free, Relapse-Free Survival after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation: Multivariable Analysis from a Single CenterMelhem Solh
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 22:1403-9. 2016..001) were all associated with a worse GFRS post-HCT. These data suggest that GRFS can be predicted by patient disease risk, stem cell source, and donor type. Importantly, MUDs produce inferior GRFS to MRDs, whereas HIDs do not. ..
- Extramedullary relapse of acute myelogenous leukemia after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: better prognosis than systemic relapseMelhem Solh
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 18:106-12. 2012..GVHD and its accompanying graft-versus-leukemia effect may better protect BM sites, but patients with EM relapse have better responses to combined therapy and improved survival compared with those with BM relapse...
- Late-onset noninfectious pulmonary complications in adult allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant recipientsMelhem Solh
Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Transplantation 91:798-803. 2011..We hereby present a study evaluating the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of LONIPC in a recent cohort of allogeneic HCT recipients...
- Comparison of Outcomes of Hematopoietic Cell Transplants from T-Replete Haploidentical Donors Using Post-Transplantation Cyclophosphamide with 10 of 10 HLA-A, -B, -C, -DRB1, and -DQB1 Allele-Matched Unrelated Donors and HLA-Identical Sibling Donors: A MulAsad Bashey
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 22:125-33. 2016..59; P = .007). HIDT produced similar long-term survival with lower rates of chronic GVHD than optimally matched MUDT. HIDT should be considered a standard of care option for patients lacking a matched sibling donor...
- Impact of Donor Type on Outcome after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation for Acute LeukemiaScott R Solomon
The Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 22:1816-22. 2016..Given the favorable outcomes associated with alloHCT in acute leukemia and lack of effect of donor type, a strong case can be made for transplanting acute leukemia patients in remission as soon as any donor becomes available. ..
- A prognostic index for survival among mechanically ventilated hematopoietic cell transplant recipientsMelhem Solh
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 18:1378-84. 2012..Corresponding OS in class B patients was 5% and 15%, respectively. This prognostic index should help guide physicians in counseling HCT patients and their families regarding the use of MV and potential outcomes...
- Myeloablative Conditioning with PBSC Grafts for T Cell-Replete Haploidentical Donor Transplantation Using Posttransplant CyclophosphamideScott R Solomon
Blood and Marrow Transplant Program at Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30342, USA
Adv Hematol 2016:9736564. 2016..We contrast our results with other published reports of MA haplo-HSCT PT/Cy in the literature and attempt to define the comparative utility of MA haplo-HSCT to other methods of transplantation. ..
- Platelet and red blood cell utilization and transfusion independence in umbilical cord blood and allogeneic peripheral blood hematopoietic cell transplantsMelhem Solh
Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 17:710-6. 2011..Enhanced approaches to accelerate multilineage engraftment could limit the transfusion-associated morbidity and costs accompanying UCB allotransplantation...