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New study published on impact of quality improvement on HSCT

posted 4 Feb 2014, 02:02 by Eoin McGrath   [ updated 9 Jul 2015, 01:01 ]
A new study led by Prof. Alois Gratwohl has been published in Haematologica. The pape
r entiled Use of the quality management system 'JACIE' and outcome after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation was published ahead of print on January 31, 2014.

The study concludes that working towards implementation of a quality management system triggers a dynamic process associated with a steeper reduction in mortality over the years and a significantly improved survival after allogeneic stem cell transplantation.

Access the paper here (open access).