G-CSF plus PBPCT offers cost-effective alternative to ABMT

November 1995
Formulary;Nov95, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p652
Academic Journal
Suggests that the combination of peripheral blood progenitor cell (PBPC) transplantation and colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) is a cost effective treatment for Hodgin's disease or lymphoma. Comparison with autologous bone marrow transplantation costs; Comments of Thomas Smith of Virginia Commonwealth University; Shorter hospitalization entailed by the use of PBPC.


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