Heart Transplantation

William Stein, Jeffrey B. Velotta, Hari R. Mallidi, Michael P. Fischbein, Robert C. Robbins

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComplications in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationAvoidance and Treatment: Second Edition
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781405181037
StatePublished - Oct 5 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Acute rejection-cell-mediated immune response to donor heart
  • Acute renal failure after cardiac transplant
  • Antibody-mediated rejection (AMR)-by donor-specific antibodies
  • Donor and recipient matching
  • Heart transplant procedures-complications in heart transplant and postoperative management
  • Heart transplantation
  • Infectious complications and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD)
  • Primary graft nonfunction-rare, severe complication after heart transplantation
  • Recipient operative technique
  • Viral pathogens and cytomegalovirus (CMV)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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