Volume 7 – Pediatric Lung Transplantation

  Published: April 2013 


Editors: Samuel Goldfarb, MD; Christian Benden, MD; Stuart Sweet, MD; James K. Kirklin, MD

Contributors (PDF)

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Table of Contents

Preface (PDF)

SECTION 1: Referral Evaluation and Listing

CHAPTER 1: General Referral and Listing Criteria
CHAPTER 2: Disease Specific Issues Regarding Lung Transplantation
Part A: Cystic Fibrosis
Part B: Pulmonary Hypertension
Part C: Sufactant Protein Abnormalities/chILD
CHAPTER 3: Timing of Listing and Patient Management on the Waiting List

SECTION II: Peri-transplant Management

CHAPTER 4: Pediatric Aspects of Lung Transplant Surgery - Including Historic Perspective
CHAPTER 5: Pediatric Issues of Donor Selection
CHAPTER 6: Early Post-operative Issues in the Intensive Care Unit
Part A: Primary Graft Failure
Part B: Pediatric ECMO Support
CHAPTER 7: Immunosuppression Induction & Maintenance Therapy

SECTION III: Post-transplant Complications and Co-morbidities

CHAPTER 8: Infectious Diseases Issues
CHAPTER 9: Monitoring for and Treatment of Acute Allograft Rejection
CHAPTER 10: Diagnosis and Management of Antibody-Mediated Rejection Following Pediatric Lung Transplantation
CHAPTER 11: Monitoring and Treatment of Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome
CHAPTER 12: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
CHAPTER 13: Post-transplant Co-morbidities
Part A: Chronic Kidney Disease
Part B: Diabetes
Part C: Bone Health
CHAPTER 14: PTLD and Cancer

SECTION IV: Outcomes

CHAPTER 15: Survival and Functional Status
CHAPTER 16: Special Populations
Part A: Living Donor Lung Transplantation
Part B: Infant Lung Transplantation
Part C: Multi-organ Transplantation
Part D: Re-transplantation
CHAPTER 17: Psychosocial Outcomes: Growth and Development
CHAPTER 18: Impact of Developmental Immunology on Outcomes


SECTION V: Psychosocial Aspects

CHAPTER 19: Care Transitions
Part A: Transition to Local Care and Scheduled Follow-up
Part B: Transition from Pediatric to Adult Services

CHAPTER 20: End of Life Care
Part A: Pre-transplant

SECTION VI: The Future

CHAPTER 21: Future of Pediatric Lung Transplantation