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Adolescent Transition to Adult Care
27.1 - Adolescent Transition to Adult Care in Solid Organ Transplantation
Presenter: Mina, Matsuda-Abedini, Vancouver, Canada Authors: Mina Matsuda-Abedini
Adolescence is a vulnerable period for renal transplant recipients, particularly peri-transfer to adult care. The session will focus on the challenges of transition and potential ways to address them. Data will be presented on the utility and cost of a multidisciplinary Renal Transition Clinic established at the B.C. Children’s Hospital.
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