PeerView Heart, Lung & Blood CME/CNE/CPE Video Podcast

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Mitchell S. Cairo, MD - Following the Trail of Evidence in VOD Management: How Modern Risk Assessment, Diagnostic Principles, and Treatment Are Improving Care

Go online to to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In PeerView’s latest CME-certified onDemand activity, based on a symposium at the 2020 Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (TCT) Meetings of ASTCT and CIBMTR, experts lead a series of evidence-based “MasterClass” scientific discussions exploring the nuances of VOD risk assessment, diagnosis, and treatment. The experts also share their perspectives on several adult and pediatric patient cases designed to illustrate how clinicians can “follow the evidence” to apply new recommendations for VOD management and overcome the challenges associated with this serious post-transplant complication. Upon completion of this activity, should be better able to: Identify updated risk factors for VOD, modern diagnostic criteria, and clinical markers of disease severity, Confirm a diagnosis of VOD/SOS in adult and pediatric patients, including those presenting with or without organ dysfunction, in the post-HCT setting, Select optimal treatment for patients with VOD/SOS post-HCT, including those patients exhibiting multi-organ dysfunction or rapidly progressive disease, Cite the role of established and emerging therapeutics as pharmacologic prophylaxis for VOD/SOS.


 2020-04-17  52m