10. Management of Infections in Liver Transplant Recipients [1–3]

  1. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC and
  2. Atul Humar MD, MSc, FRCPC
  1. Bartholomew Bono MD

Published Online: 5 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch10

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

How to Cite

Bono, B. (2011) Management of Infections in Liver Transplant Recipients [1–3], in The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections (eds D. Kumar and A. Humar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Transplant Infectious Diseases, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Author Information

  1. Infectious Disease, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  1. Management suggestions assume a high prevalence of MRSA, FQ- and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX)-resistant GNRs.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 MAY 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470658277

Online ISBN: 9781444397949

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Keywords:

  • management of infections - in liver transplant recipients;
  • wound infection;
  • infected biloma/bile leak/secondary peritonitis;
  • cholangitis and enterobacteriaceae, enterococci, anaerobes, Candida spp;
  • hepatic abscess;
  • alternate therapy;
  • microbiology;
  • therapy