Transplant Medicine

Original talk and content by Brandon Fainstad, M.D.
Edits and graphics by Yilin Zhang, M.D.


OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand the basic concept of balancing immunosuppression
  • Understand the differences between induction vs. maintenance immunosuppresion
  • Recognize common complications after transplantation
  • Optional – Recognize the differences between acute cellular, acute humoral and chronic rejection and basic diagnostic and management principles (additional 15min)


Set up:
Part 1: Principles of Immunosuppression

Part 2
Induction and Maintenance Immunosuppression

Part 3
: Post-transplant Complications

ADDITIONAL LEARNING 

Acute and Chronic Rejection (~10-15 min)