Bone Marrow Transplant 2017 Aug 7. Epub 2017 Aug 7.
Blood and Marrow Transplant Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.
Chronic GvHD is the leading cause of non-relapse mortality in recipients of hematopoietic cell transplantation. Although the benefit of physical therapy (PT) has been reported in some GvHD studies, a literature gap is identified in demonstrating the exact role of different types of PT interventions and their impact on GvHD outcomes. An electronic search was undertaken using 13 peer-reviewed databases from 1994 to 2016. Read More