Seminar for nurses

Dear colleagues,

The Organizing Committee invites you for a special seminar for nurses “Actual problems of nursing in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation clinic”

The following topics are open to discussion:

  • Venous access. Options. Care. Infection Control.
  • Infectious complications of chemotherapy and in early post-transplant period. Diagnostics and prophylaxis of infections. Features of nursing care. Epidemiological surveillance at BMT units.
  • Pain control 
  • Nutritional support. Enteral and parenteral feeding. 
  • Chemotherapy. Infusion therapy. Role of clinical nurses. 
  • Care for patients with severe hemorrhagies, mechanical ventilation, respiratory insufficiency 
  • Features of nursing staff working at the intensive care units 
  • Psychological support of patients and their family members 
  • Symptomatic therapy. Palliative care. 
  • Others topics may be suggested

Selected reports will be included for oral data presentations (10-15 min. long) at a special session for clinical nurses.
We also request abstracts of Your communications which will be published in the Cellular Therapy and Transplantation (CTT) Journal
The best presentation will be awarded.


  • The abstracts should be submitted per e-mail
  • Please provide abstracts in English (in Russian, optionally)
  • Abstract should contain the author’s personal data and results
  • A complete abstract should include a statement of purpose, methods used, and a summary of results in sufficient detail to support the conclusion. Statements such as "results will be described" should be avoided.

Abstract format should include:
  • Abstract title
  • Authors name – full name and surname
  • Clinic, city, country
  • First/presenting author should indicate his contact details – postal address, phone, fax, e-mail
  • Abstract should be submitted in .doc or .txt format, pictures - .pdf format
  • Keywords (6 to 8)

The abstracts should be submitted to following e-mail address: