BMT Unit Background

Patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation or chemotherapy for cancer are profoundly immunosuppressed. They are at risk of both endogenous and exogenous infections and require enhanced protection from infection while in hospital.

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ECN can change the destinies of thousands of children like Laila, rekindling their hope in cure by sponsoring our BMT expansion project to increase its capacity to 27 beds. The setting up of the special clean rooms with Hepa filters, special air pressure and air handling machines as well as furnishings & medical equipment constitute […]

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The aim of this narrative review was to determine the optimal design features of bone marrow transplant units for reducing infection risk in these vulnerable patients, and therefore need to be isolated into CLEAN ROOMS which will protect them from infections. (Protective Environment (PE) Room)

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