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Below you will find all of the documents currently being developed under the purview of the Standards and Guidelines Committee. If you have questions about a particular project, please contact the listed Project Leader(s) (ISHLT Consensus Documents), ISHLT Representatives (Joint Documents) or ISHLT Staff (Endorsements).

ISHLT Consensus Documents

Project Title
Document Type
Sponsoring IDN
Current Document Development Stage

The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the Management of Pediatric Heart Failure (Update from 2014)

Project Leads: Shelley Miyamoto, David Rosenthal, Joseph Rossano

Guideline
AHFTX
Writing Underway

ISHLT Consensus Document for the Referral and Selection of Pediatric Lung Transplant Candidates

Project Leads: Don Hayes, Christian Benden, Nagarajan Muthialu, Miranda Paraskeva

Consensus Document
ALFTX
Writing Underway

Consensus Document on Xenotransplantation in the Treatment of End-Stage Cardiac and Pulmonary Disease

Project Leads: Mandeep Mehra, Muhammad Mohiuddin, Bruno Reichart

Consensus Document
AHFTX
Writing Underway

ISHLT Statement on Surrogate Endpoints in Lung Transplant Trials

Project Leads: John Greenland, Michael Perch, Jamie Todd

Consensus Document
ALFTX
Literature Review / Writing Underway

Guideline on the Care of Heart Transplant Candidates

Project Leads: Anique Ducharme, Yael Peled

Guideline
AHFTX
Peer Review Underway

Consensus Statement on Clinical Use of Risk Stratification Tools in the Management of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

Project Leads: Raymond Benza, Sandeep Sahay

Consensus Document
PVD
Writing Underway

2022 ISHLT Definitions for Infections of Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

Project Leads: Saima Aslam, Ezequiel Molina

Consensus Document
MCS
Undergoing Final Review

ISHLT Consensus Statement on the Perioperative use of ECLS in Lung Transplantation

Project Leads: Archer Martin, Olaf Mercier, Anna Reed

Consensus Document
ALFTX
Writing Underway

Antibody-Mediated Rejection after Lung Transplantation: A Consensus Report of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation

Project Leads: Fiorella Calabrese, Ramsey Hachem, Deborah Levine

Consensus Document
ALFTX
Writing Underway

ISHLT Consensus Statement on the Management of Antithrombotic Therapies in Patients with a Durable Ventricular Assist Device

Project Lead: Ian Hollis

Consensus Document
MCS
Undergoing Final Review

Joint Documents

Project Title
Document Type
Sponsoring IDN
Current Document Development Stage

EACTAIC/ESAIC/ISHLT International Consensus for Anesthesia and Intensive Care Management During Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation

Project Leads: Eric de Waal, Nandor Marczin, Peter von Homeyer

Consensus Document
MCS
Writing Underway