RSV prevention and treatment in pediatric lung transplant patients: a survey of current practices among the International Pediatric Lung Transplant Collaborative.

@article{DanzigerIsakov2012RSVPA,
  title={RSV prevention and treatment in pediatric lung transplant patients: a survey of current practices among the International Pediatric Lung Transplant Collaborative.},
  author={Lara A Danziger-Isakov and Defne Arslan and Stuart Sweet and Christian Benden and Samuel Brian Goldfarb and J. C. K. Wong},
  journal={Pediatric transplantation},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 6},
  pages={638-44}
}
RSV infection can be severe after pediatric lung transplantation. Strategies to prevent and treat RSV in this population are underreported. To assess the current practices, we surveyed the members of the IPLTC regarding RSV prevention and treatment strategies. Twenty-eight programs were surveyed; 18 (64.3%) responded at least partially. A median of 53… CONTINUE READING