Screening of Donor and Recipient in Solid Organ Transplantation

@inproceedings{Fischera2013ScreeningOD,
  title={Screening of Donor and Recipient in Solid Organ Transplantation},
  author={S. A. Fischera and K. Lub},
  year={2013}
}
  • S. A. Fischera, K. Lub
  • Published 2013
Pretransplant screening of potential organ donors and recipients is essential to the success of solid organ transplantation (1–4). The goals of pretransplant infectious disease screening are to identify conditions which may disqualify either donor or recipient; identify and treat active infection pretransplant; recognize and (if possible) define the risk of infection and develop strategies for preventing and mitigating posttransplant infection; and implement preventative measures, including… CONTINUE READING

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