What to Expect for Your Bone Marrow Transplant
Ivey Jowers, nurse coordinator at Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Center, describes what to expect leading up to and during a bone marrow transplant, and during recovery after the procedure.
Central Line Dressing Change
Central Line Flushing Instructions
A central venous catheter must be flushed every day to keep it clear of blood and prevent clotting. Watch the video to learn how to flush your central line.
Getting Ready for Stem Cell Collection
Stephanie Stringer, manager at Emory University Hospital Hemapheresis Unit, discusses what to do three days prior, the day before, and the morning of a stem cell collection. She also covers what to expect during the process and how long it will take.
Please view the video at least three days before your scheduled collection. If you have any questions about your scheduled stem cell collection, please call (404) 712-7028.
This education is intended for particular Emory Healthcare stem cell collection patients. If your care provider did not recommend this video to you, it may not apply to your particular journey or care plan.
If you have been diagnosed with multiple myeloma or a related plasma cell disorder and are considering a bone marrow transplant at Winship's Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Center, call us at 1 (888) 946-7447 or (404) 778-1900 to request an appointment.
Referring physicians, please use the BMT referral line at 1 (800) 889-9616. For information about clinical trials through the Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Center, call (404) 778-3708 to speak with one of our research coordinators.