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Pediatric transplant and oncology infectious diseases [electronic resource]

  • Steinbach, William J.
  • Elsevier
  • 2020
Pediatric transplant and oncology infectious diseases [electronic resource]

Table of Content

1. The surgical and immunosuppressive basis for infections in the pediatric solid organ transplant recipient
2. Immunologic recovery and basis for infections in the pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient
3. Cancer and antineoplastic therapies and the risk of infection in the pediatric cancer patient
4. Infectious disease evaluation of infants and children awaiting solid organ or hematopoietic stem cell transplant
5. Donor screening and donor-derived infections
6. Prevention of infections in the hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient
7. Prevention of infections in the solid organ transplantation recipient
8. Management principles for patients with neutropenia
9. Vaccination issues for transplantation and chemotherapy
10. Microbiome implications in transplantation and oncology
11. Antimicrobial stewardship in immunocompromised hosts
12. Hospital infection prevention for pediatric transplant recipients and oncology patients
13. Safe living after transplantation or chemotherapy
14. Multidrug-resistant gram-negative infections in transplant and oncology patients
15. Bartonella, Legionella, Mycoplasma, and Ureaplasma
16. Nontuberculous and tuberculous Mycobacterium
17. Cytomegalovirus
18. Epstein-Barr virus and posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
19. Herpes simplex and varicella-zoster viruses
20. Human herpesvirus 6, 7, and 8
21. Respiratory viruses
22. Adenoviruses
23. BK and other polyomavirus associated diseases in children
24. Aspergillosis
25. Mucormycosis, fusariosis, scedosporiasis, and other invasive mold diseases
26. Candidiasis
27. Cryptococcosis and other rare invasive yeasts infections
28. Histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, and coccidioidomycosis
29. Toxoplasma gondii
30. Nocardia and actinomyces
31. Pneumocystis pneumonia
32. Strongyloides, cryptosporidium, and other parasitic infections
33. Gastrointestinal viruses
34. Clostridioides difficile infection