Transplant patients in ICU SDL

Reviewed and revised 18 August 2017

Alfred ICU Guidelines (intranet only)

  • Lung Transplant Management
  • Heart Transplant Drugs
  • Lung Transplant Drugs


Other information (particularly useful for CICM trainees)

  • Heart transplant articles
    • Birati EY, Rame JE. Post-heart transplant complications. Crit Care Clin. 2014 Jul;30(3):629-37. doi: 10.1016/j.ccc.2014.03.005. PubMed PMID: 24996612.
    • Cheng A, Slaughter MS. Heart transplantation. J Thorac Dis. 2014 Aug;6(8):1105-9. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2014.07.37. PubMed PMID: 25132977; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4133541.
    • Costanzo MR, et al; International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines. The International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation Guidelines for the care of heart transplant recipients. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2010 Aug;29(8):914-56. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2010.05.034. PubMed PMID: 20643330.
  • Lung transplant articles
    • Currey J, Pilcher DV, Davies A, Scheinkestel C, Botti M, Bailey M, Snell G. Implementation of a management guideline aimed at minimizing the severity of primary graft dysfunction after lung transplant. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010 Jan;139(1):154-61. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2009.08.031. Epub 2009 Nov 11. PubMed PMID: 19909995.
  • Keyword search the FCICM Fellowship exam database on LITFL for relevant past questions.

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