Management of infections pre- and post-liver transplantation: report of an AISF consensus conference.

@article{Fagiuoli2014ManagementOI,
  title={Management of infections pre- and post-liver transplantation: report of an AISF consensus conference.},
  author={Stefano Fagiuoli and Agostino Colli and Raffaele Bruno and Antonio Crax{\`i} and Giovanni Battista Gaeta and Paolo Antonio Grossi and Mario U. Mondelli and Massimo Puoti and Evangelista Sagnelli and S. T. Stefani and Pierluigi Toniutto and Patrizia Burra},
  journal={Journal of hepatology},
  year={2014},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={1075-89}
}
The burden of infectious diseases both before and after liver transplantation is clearly attributable to the dysfunction of defensive mechanisms of the host, both as a result of cirrhosis, as well as the use of immunosuppressive agents. The present document represents the recommendations of an expert panel commended by the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver (AISF), on the prevention and management of infectious complications excluding hepatitis B, D, C, and HIV in the setting of… CONTINUE READING
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