43. Adult Vaccination Schedule after Solid Organ Transplant

  1. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC and
  2. Atul Humar MD, MSc, FRCPC
  1. Marissa Wilck MD and
  2. Lindsey Baden MD

Published Online: 5 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch43

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections

How to Cite

Wilck, M. and Baden, L. (2011) Adult Vaccination Schedule after Solid Organ Transplant, in The AST Handbook of Transplant Infections (eds D. Kumar and A. Humar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444397949.ch43

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Division of Infectious Disease, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA

  1. Attempt to update all vaccines prior to any transplant.

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:

  • adult vaccination schedule - after solid organ transplant;
  • non-live vaccines;
  • diptheria, tetanus and pertussis (Tdap);
  • pneumococcal - polysaccharide 23-valent;
  • Haemophilus influenzae type B;
  • trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine;
  • inactivated polio;
  • recommended inactivated vaccines;
  • meningococcus - conjugated (MCV4) or polysaccharide (MPSV4);
  • varicella zoster (shingles)