Standards and Guidelines Documents Under-Development


 
Below you will find all of the documents currently being developed under the purview of the Standards and Guidelines Committee. If you have questions about a particular project, please contact the listed Project Leader(s) (ISHLT Consensus Documents), ISHLT Representatives (Joint Documents) or ISHLT Staff (Endorsements).
 

ISHLT Consensus Documents

Project Title Document Type Sponsoring IDN Current Document Development Stage
The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Consensus Statement on Non-Acute MI Related Cardiogenic Shock

Project Lead: Manreet Kanwar
Consensus Document MCS Follow-Up Application
ISHLT Consensus Document for the Referral and Selection of Pediatric Lung Transplant Candidates

Project Leads: Don Hayes, Christian Benden, Nagarajan Muthialu, Miranda Paraskeva
Consensus Document ALFTX Follow-Up Application
Consensus Document on Xenotransplantation in the Treatment of End-Stage Cardiac and Pulmonary Disease

Project Leads: Muhammad Mohiuddin, Bruno Reichart
Consensus Document AHFTX Follow-Up Application
ISHLT Statement on Surrogate Endpoints in Lung Transplant Trials

Project Leads: John Greenland, Michael Perch, Jamie Todd
Consensus Document ALFTX Invitations being issued to contributors
Guideline on the Care of Heart Transplant Candidates

Project Leads: Anique Ducharme, Yael Peled
Guideline AHFTX Writing underway
Consensus Statement on Clinical Use of Risk Stratification Tools in the Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Project Leads: Raymond Benza, Sandeep Sahay
Consensus Document PVD Writing underway
2022 ISHLT Definitions for Infections of Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

Project Leads: Saima Aslam, Ezequiel Molina
Consensus Document MCS Writing underway
ISHLT Consensus Statement on the Perioperative use of ECLS in Lung Transplantation

Project Leads: Archer Martin, Olaf Mercier, Anna Reed
Consensus Document ALFTX Writing underway
Antibody-Mediated Rejection after Lung Transplantation: A Consensus Report of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation

Project Leads: Fiorella Calabrese, Ramsey Hachem, Deborah Levine
Consensus Document ALFTX Writing underway
Consensus Statement on Reproductive Health in Heart and Lung Transplantation

Project Leads: Ersilia DeFilippis, Michelle Kittleson
Consensus Document AHFTX Board Review of Final Document
Conceptualization and Measurement of Frailty in Advanced Heart Failure

Project Leads: Quin Denfeld, Sunita Jha, JoAnn Lindenfeld, Peter MacDonald
Consensus Document AHFTX Writing underway
2022 ISHLT Definitions for Infections of Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

Project Lead: Ian Hollis
Consensus Document MCS Expert Review
Delphi Panel on Antimicrobial Stewardship and Management of Clinical Syndromes in Thoracic Organ Transplants and Mechanical Circulatory Device Recipients

Project Leads: Me-Linh Luong, Ramsey Hachem
Consensus Document ALFTX Writing underway
Update to the ISHLT Guidelines for the Care of Heart Transplant Recipients

Project Leads: Michael Shullo, Angela Velleca
Guideline AHFTX Board Review of Final Document
ISHLT Guidelines for MCS in Adult Patients: Update

Project Leads: Diyar Saeed, David D'Alessandro, David Feldman
Guideline MCS Publications Oversight Committee Review of Final Document
Donor Heart Selection: A Consensus Statement

Project Leads: Hannah Copeland, Shelley Hall
Consensus Document AHFTX Approved by ISHLT Board, awaiting publication in JHLT
 

Joint Documents

Project Title Document Type Sponsoring IDN Current Document Development Stage
ISHLT/HFSA Guidelines for the Use of Acute Mechanical Cardiopulmonary Support

Project Leads: Alexander Bernhardt, Hannah Copeland, Anita Deswal, Michael Givertz, Jason Gluck
Guideline MCS Board Review of Final Document
EACTAIC/ESAIC/ISHLT International Consensus for Anesthesia and Intensive Care Management During Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

Project Leads: Eric de Waal, Nandor Marczin, Peter von Homeyer
Consensus Document MCS Writing underway