This webcast contains highlights in the area of thoracic transplantation from the 2012 American Transplant Congress held in Boston.
After viewing this webcast, the participant will be able to:
Understand how the innate immune system impacts upon lung allograft rejection and current approaches to managing bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome (BOS) after lung transplantation
Understand emerging pathogens in lung transplantation and novel therapies for prophylaxis and treatment of infectious complications
Understand techniques for assaying donor-specific antibodies in antibody mediated rejection (AMR) after cardiac transplantation, the clinical spectrum and diagnosis of AMR after cardiac transplantation, and clinical trials using everolimus in cardiac transplantation