11. Management of Infections in Lung, Heart–Lung, and Heart Transplant Recipients

  1. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC and
  2. Atul Humar MD, MSc, FRCPC
  1. Shahid Husain MD, MS1 and
  2. S. M. Hosseini-Mogaddham2

Published Online: 5 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch11

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

How to Cite

Husain, S. and Hosseini-Mogaddham, S. M. (2011) Management of Infections in Lung, Heart–Lung, and Heart Transplant Recipients, in The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections (eds D. Kumar and A. Humar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch11

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Transplant Infectious Diseases, Division of Infectious Diseases and Multi-organ Transplantation, University Health Network/University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

  2. 2

    Urology and Nephrology Research, Center (UNRC), Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran

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 lung, heart–lung, and heart transplant recipients;
  • lung transplant perioperative prophylaxis;
  • bacterial pneumonia or bacterial tracheobronchitis;
  • preferred regimen;
  • alternative regimen;
  • Burkholderia cepacia infection in CF lung transplant - pneumonia, empyema, bacteremia;
  • bacterial colonization;
  • fungal colonization, lung transplant - Candida;
  • fungal colonization, lung transplant - mold;
  • empyema