2016 - TID Conference

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Session 3 : Post-Transplant - Day 30 to Day 100

3.0 - How I Manage CMV Post-Transplant - Incorporating Immune Monitoring and Handling Antiviral Resistance

Presenter: Camille, Kotton, Boston, United States

CMV is the most common infection after solid organ transplantation. Through optimal method of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of CMV, overall outcomes can be significantly enhanced. Guidelines have been developed that encourage best practices, which will be reviewed. In recent years, multiple new agents with activity against CMV have appeared on the horizon, and their role in management of transplant patients will be mentioned. In addition, novel diagnostics may help manage complex patients. Advances in the field, as well as novel concepts and expert opinions, will be covered in this talk.


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