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August 06, 2018

"Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLDs)" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Vikas R. Dharnidharka, MD, MPH, Washington University and St. Louis Children's Hospital

August 06, 2018

"Marginal donors: who should receive these kidneys?" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: John J. Friedewald, MD, FAST, Northwestern University

August 06, 2018

"Drug-Drug interactions and immunosuppression" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Steve Gabardi, PharmD, BCPS, FAST, FCCP

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August 06, 2018

"Chronic lung allograft dysfunction: Where are we now?" was recorded at ATC 2018 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Allan Glanville, MBBS, MD, FRACP, St. Vincent's Hospital

February 25, 2017

"New UNOS donor heart allocation proposal" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Maryjane Farr, MD, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

February 25, 2017

"Desensitization for the patient awaiting organ transplantation - what makes sense" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Stanley Jordan, MD, FASN, FAST, Cedars Sinai Medical Center

February 25, 2017

"What is the calculated PRA and what are its implications and pitfalls" was recorded at CEoT 2017 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

Speaker: Kathryn Tinckam, MD, MMSc, FRCPC, University Health Network Toronto

June 13, 2016

"Liver Transplant: Surgery and Complications" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Identify the indications for transplantation, 2. Describe the contraindications and surgical issues in the transplant candidate, 3. Explain the MELD allocation system, MELD exceptions and the use of living and ECD donors.

Speaker: David Foley, MD, FACS, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

June 13, 2016

"Overview of Clinical HLA Principles and Virtual Crossmatch" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Describe HLA typing and solid phase assays in solid organ transplantation, 2. Explain panel reactive antibody and T and B flow crossmatch, 3. Describe how virtual crossmatch works to assess donor and recipient compatibility.

Speaker: Howard Gebel, PhD, D(ABHI), Emory University Hospital

June 13, 2016

"Opportunistic Transplant Infections" was recorded at ATC 2016 as part of our Transplant in 10 (Tx10) educational series. Visit our Tx10 page to view the corresponding video for this session.

After listening, the learner will be able to: 1. Describe the main infections (bacterial, viral, fungal, other) that occur in transplant recipients, 2. Explain the timeline of risk for specific infections, 3. Discuss the initial anti-infective prophylaxis strategies commonly used.

Speaker: Atul Humar, MD, Toronto General Hospital

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