Blood and Marrow Transplant Quality and Safety

The Cedars-Sinai Blood and Marrow Transplant Program continually monitors the care provided to patients who receive blood and marrow transplants. The results of this commitment to measuring the quality of patient care are reflected in the tables below.


Number of Blood & Marrow Transplants Performed Annually

Evidence indicates that medical centers that do more of a specific procedure tend to have better patient outcomes. The types and volumes of blood and marrow transplants done at Cedars-Sinai are summarized in the chart below:
 

Types and Volumes of Blood and Marrow Transplants Performed at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

2012

2013

2014

Autologous transplants: These are blood and marrow transplants in which stem cells are taken from the patient before chemotherapy or radiation. These cells are infused for the transplant.

91

81

95

Allogeneic transplants, Matched Related Donor: These are blood and marrow transplants in which a patient receives stem cells from a relative after having chemotherapy or radiation

35

15

15

Allogeneic transplants, Matched Unrelated Donor: These are blood and marrow transplants in which a patient receives stem cells from an unrelated donor or donated umbilical cord after having chemotherapy or radiation

24

27

24



Blood and Marrow Transplant Survival Rates

The BMT survival rates measures the percentage of patients who have received stem cell transplants who have survived over a specified period of time. Survival outcomes is measured for both autologous and allogeneic transplants. Allogeneic transplants carry a greater level of risk than autologous transplants. This patient data is carefully analyzed by our medical staff and submitted to the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research, the CIBMTR. Cedars-Sinai is also committed to examining our high volume autologous patient population and our analysis demonstrates excellent outcomes.

For a larger view the survival data, please click on the images below. 

100 Day Survival After Autologous Transplant

100 Day Survival After Matched Related Donor Transplant

100 Day Survival After Matched Unrelated Donor Transplant

1 Year Survival by Type of Transplant

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