Are stem cell transplants a panacea for what ails us? What is involved in stem cell transplants? What, to date, tangible returns have occurred from stem cell research? To answer such questions nurses need a basic understanding of stem cells, current research, and the ethical debate surrounding embryonic stem cells.
Recent media reports imply amazing stem cell treatments are ahead for Alzheimer's dementia, spinal chord injury, Parkinson's, and other ailments. What does the evidence show? Learn more about stem cells, transplantation, current research, and the embryonic stem cell debate.