24. Management Algorithm for Transplantation in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus

  1. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC and
  2. Atul Humar MD, MSc, FRCPC
  1. Shirish Huprikar MD

Published Online: 5 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch24

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

How to Cite

Huprikar, S. (2011) Management Algorithm for Transplantation in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus, in The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections (eds D. Kumar and A. Humar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch24

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470658277

Online ISBN: 9781444397949

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • management algorithm for transplantation - in patients with human immunodeficiency (HIV) virus;
  • initial pre-transplant evaluation of patients - with HIV;
  • candidates, and evaluation - by HIV specialist, experience in transplant infectious diseases;
  • HIV RNA levels - in the past 12 months;
  • current and previous antiretroviral regimen history;
  • prior HIV genotypic - and phenotypic information;
  • HIV patient selection criteria - for transplantation;
  • suitable candidates for transplantation - adhering, transplant center-specific selection criteria;
  • preferred antiretroviral drugs - in HIV1 transplant candidates, or recipients;
  • drug–drug interactions and post-transplant management - in transplanted patients with HIV

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Initial pre-transplant evaluation of patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)

  • HIV patient selection criteria for transplantation

  • Preferred antiretroviral drugs in HIV1 transplant candidates or recipients

  • Drug-drug interactions and post-transplant management in transplanted patients with HIV