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Resources for Families

At Children’s National, we understand that families have many questions about their child’s condition and care. In addition to any resources your provider may give you, our online resources can also support your ongoing treatment journey.

Learn more about Resources for Families at the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.

Stem Cell Transplant: A Step-by-Step Timeline

We offer a step-by-step guide to explain the entire process of a stem cell transplant – from diagnosis, work-up, conditioning regimen and supportive care, to inpatient and outpatient care and long-term follow-up.


Bone and marrow transplant patient.

BMT Patient Handbook (PDF)

This handbook was developed by the BMT team members to help guide patients and their families throughout the transplant process.
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BMT for Sickle Cell Disease (PDF)

This handbook was created to help answer common questions about BMT. If you have questions after reading the handbook, please share them with your health care team.