EM1704E "Immune Mechanisms in Lung Transplantation" (IM GR-042117)
The purpose of this presentation is to elucidate key aspects of lung transplantation, survival after lung transplantation, mechanisms of allograft injury, various immune mediated antibodies (alloantibodies and autoantibodies) and their influence on the lung allograft.
UT Southwestern faculty, fellows, residents and medical students, community physicians, nurse clinicians, physician assistants and nurses.
At the conclusion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
- Comprehend overview of lung transplantation.
- Recognize immune mediated allograft injury patterns.
- Suggest a clinical diagnosis and pathways of treatment.
Vaidehi Kaza, M.D.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
- 1.00 AMA