Volume 10 – What to Do In Case Of...A Reference Guide in Thoracic Organ Transplantation: Practical Approach to Frequent Scenarios

Published 1 April 2017

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplantation
  • Advanced Lung Failure & Transplantation
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Monograph
  • Publications & Journals

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Amparo Solé, MD, PhD
Fernanda Silveira, MD, MS
James K. Kirklin, MD

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Table of Contents
Section I: Gastrointestinal Diseases

Chapter 1: Diarrhea
Chapter 2: Nausea and Vomiting
Chapter 3: Gastroesophogeal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Chapter 4: Abnormal Liver Enzymes
Chapter 5: Abdominal Pain

Section II: Neurological Disorders

Chapter 6: Confusional State
Chapter 7: Meningitis and Encephalitis
Chapter 8: Seizures
Chapter 9: Polyneuropathy

Section III: Skin Lesions

Chapter 10: Vesicular Rashes
Chapter 11: Aphthous Ulcers, Condillomas, and Other Skin Lesions
Chapter 12: Cutaneous Nodules
Chapter 13: Skin Cancer

Section IV: Hematologic Conditions

Chapter 14: Anemia
Chapter 15: Leukopenia/Neutropenia
Chapter 16: Thompbocytopenia
Chapter 17: Pancytopenia
Chapter 18: Adenopathy

Section V: Respiratory Conditions

Chapter 19: Upper and Lower Respiratory Infections without Infiltrates
Chapter 20: Pulmonary Infiltrates/Pneumonia in the Thoracic Organ Transplant Recipient
Chapter 21: Nosocomial Pneumonia in a Heart or Lung Transplant Recipient
Chapter 22: Pleural Effusion/Empyema
Chapter 23: Dyspnea
Chapter 24: Pulmonary Nodules
Chapter 25: Hemoptysis
Chapter 26: Sinusitis


Chapter 27: Acute Renal Injury
Chapter 28: Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Chapter 29: Nephrotic Syndrome
Chapter 30: Thombotic Microangiopathy (TMA) Section VII: Febril Syndromes Chapter 31: Acute Onset of Fever in Thoracic Transplant
Chapter 32: Fever of Unknown Origin, Prolonged Fevers
Chapter 33: Fever and Neutropenic Transplant Recipient
Chapter 34: Fever in a Solid Organ Recipient Returning from the Tropics
Chapter 35: Fever and Splenomegaly

Section VIII: HIV

Chapter 36: Post-Exposure Prophylaxis
Chapter 37: Monitoring of Recipients from High-Risk Donor

Section IX: Cardiovascular Conditions

Chapter 38: Edema of Lower Extremities
Chapter 39: Vegetation Without Etiology Already Know: Endocarditis

Section X: Other Syndromes

Chapter 40: Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS)
Chapter 41: Sepsis and Septic Shock
Chapter 42: Rhabdomyolysis
Chapter 43: Osteomyelitis