Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xl
  2. Introduction Topic leaders: Mohamad Mohty and Jane Apperley

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rainer Storb
      Pages 3-9 Open Access
    3. Alois Gratwohl, Mohamad Mohty, Jane Apperley
      Pages 11-17 Open Access
    4. Irina Evseeva, Lydia Foeken, Alejandro Madrigal
      Pages 19-25 Open Access
    5. Walid Rasheed, Dietger W. Niederwieser, Mahmoud Aljurf
      Pages 27-34 Open Access
    6. Riccardo Saccardi, Eoin McGrath, John A. Snowden
      Pages 35-40 Open Access
    7. Simona Iacobelli, Liesbeth C. de Wreede
      Pages 41-46 Open Access
  3. Biological Aspects Topic leaders: Chiara Bonini and Jürgen Kuball

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Alessandro Aiuti, Serena Scala, Christian Chabannon
      Pages 49-56 Open Access
    3. Attilio Bondanza, Ulrike Koehl, Andrea Hoffmann, Antoine Toubert
      Pages 57-60 Open Access
    4. Eric Spierings, Katharina Fleischhauer
      Pages 61-68 Open Access
  4. Methodology and Clinical Aspects Topic leaders: Arnon Nagler and Nicolaus Kröger

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 75-75
    2. Enric Carreras, Alessandro Rambaldi
      Pages 77-86 Open Access
    3. Francis Ayuk, Adriana Balduzzi
      Pages 87-97 Open Access
    4. Arnon Nagler, Avichai Shimoni
      Pages 99-107 Open Access
    5. Norbert Claude Gorin
      Pages 109-115 Open Access
    6. Kai Hübel
      Pages 117-122 Open Access
    7. Volker Witt, Christina Peters
      Pages 123-126 Open Access
    8. Patrick Wuchter
      Pages 127-130 Open Access
    9. Sergio Querol, Vanderson Rocha
      Pages 131-136 Open Access
    10. Michael Schumm, Peter Lang, Rupert Handgretinger
      Pages 137-142 Open Access
    11. Peter Bader
      Pages 143-147 Open Access
    12. Montserrat Rovira, Maria Suárez-Lledó
      Pages 149-153 Open Access
  5. General Management of the Patient Topic leaders: Carlo Dufour, Silvia Montoto and John Murray

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Simone Cesaro, Federica Minniti
      Pages 157-161 Open Access
    3. Hubert Schrezenmeier, Sixten Körper, Britta Höchsmann, Christof Weinstock
      Pages 163-169 Open Access
    4. Annic Baumgartner, Philipp Schuetz
      Pages 171-176 Open Access
    5. David Michonneau, Gérard Socié
      Pages 177-182 Open Access
    6. Francesca Bonifazi
      Pages 183-187 Open Access
    7. Malgorzata Mikulska
      Pages 189-195 Open Access
    8. Francesca Riccardi, Elio Castagnola
      Pages 197-205 Open Access
    9. Rafael de la Cámara
      Pages 207-219 Open Access
    10. Alice Polomeni, Enrique Moreno, Frank Schulz-Kindermann
      Pages 221-227 Open Access
    11. Tiene Bauters
      Pages 229-235 Open Access
    12. Aleksandra Babic, John Murray
      Pages 237-243 Open Access
    13. Khaled El-Ghariani, Jean-Hugues Dalle
      Pages 245-249 Open Access
    14. Anna Barata, Heather Jim
      Pages 251-256 Open Access
  6. HSCT Complications and Management Topic leaders: Jan Styczynski, Enric Carreras and Per Ljungman

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. Malgorzata Mikulska
      Pages 259-264 Open Access
    3. Diana Averbuch
      Pages 265-272 Open Access
    4. Johan A. Maertens
      Pages 273-280 Open Access
    5. Per Ljungman, Jan Styczynski, Hermann Einsele
      Pages 281-290 Open Access
    6. Rodrigo Martino
      Pages 291-299 Open Access
    7. Shruti Chaturvedi, Binsah George, Bipin N. Savani
      Pages 301-306 Open Access
    8. David Valcárcel, Anna Sureda
      Pages 307-313 Open Access
    9. Enric Carreras, Maribel Diaz-Ricart
      Pages 315-322 Open Access
    10. Ernst Holler, Hildegard Greinix, Robert Zeiser
      Pages 323-330 Open Access
    11. Daniel Wolff, Anita Lawitschka
      Pages 331-345 Open Access

About this book


This Open Access 7th edition of the European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT) handbook addresses the latest developments and innovations in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy. Consisting of 93 chapters, it has been written by 175 leading experts in the field.

Discussing all types of stem cell and bone marrow transplantation, including haplo-identical stem cell and cord blood transplantation, it also covers the indications for transplantation, the management of early and late complications as well as the new and rapidly evolving field of cellular therapies.

This book provides an unparalleled description of current practices to enhance readers’ knowledge and practice skills.


Transplantation Blood diseases treatment Cell therapy Immunological reconstitution HSCT complications Open Access

Editors and affiliations

  • Enric Carreras
    • 1
  • Carlo Dufour
    • 2
  • Mohamad Mohty
    • 3
  • Nicolaus Kröger
    • 4
  1. 1.Spanish Bone Marrow Donor RegistryJosep Carreras Foundation and Leukemia Research InstituteCatalunyaSpain
  2. 2.Hematology UnitIRCCS Giannina GasliniGenevaSwitzerland
  3. 3.Department of HematologyPierre and Marie Curie UniversityParisFrance
  4. 4.Department of Stem Cell TransplantationUniversity Medical Center Hamburg-EppendHamburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information EBMT and the Author(s) 2019
  • License CC BY
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-02277-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-02278-5
  • Buy this book on publisher's site