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Tables of Contents for Heart Transplantation
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
BACKGROUND OF HEART TRANSPLANTATION
History of Cardiac Transplantation
James F. George
3
11
Immunology in Relation to Cardiac Transplantation
James F. George
14
43
Methodology for Clinical Research in Cardiac Transplantation
David C. Naftel
57
50
THE PATIENT BEFORE TRANSPLANTATION
Pathophysiology and Clinical Features of Heart Failure
107
32
Medical and Nontransplant Surgical Therapy of Heart Failure
139
59
Recipient Evaluation and Selection
198
34
Pretransplant Immunologic Evaluation and Management
James F. George
232
20
Mechanical Support of the Failing Heart
William L. Holman and Robert L. Kormos
252
41
THE TRANSPLANTED HEART
The Donor Heart
293
46
The Heart Transplant Operation
339
14
Physiology of the Transplanted Heart
353
22
MANAGEMENT OF THE TRANSPLANT PATIENT
Management of the Recipient During the Transplant Hospitalization
375
15
Immunosuppressive Modalities
James F. George
390
74
Cardiac Allograft Rejection
Robert C. Bourge E. Rene Rodriguez and Carmela D. Tan
464
57
Infections After Heart (and Heart/Lung) Transplantation
Robin K. Avery and Peter G. Pappas
521
66
LONG-TERM OUTCOME AFTER HEART TRANSPLANTATION
Survival After Heart Transplantation
David C. Naftel and Robert N. Brown
587
28
Cardiac Allograft Vasculopathy (Chronic Rejection)
Raymond L. Benza and Jose Tallaj
615
51
Other Long-Term Complications
Barry K. Rayburn
666
37
Quality of Life After Heart Transplantation
Connie White-Williams
703
14
SPECIAL SITUATIONS IN HEART TRANSPLANTATION
Pediatric Heart Transplantation
Richard E. Chinnock and F. Bennett Pearce
717
54
Combined Heart and Other Organ Transplantation
771
49
Cardiac Retransplantation
820
7
Xenotransplantation
James F. George
827
19
Resource Allocation in Heart Transplantation
Walter K. Graham
846
13
Index
859
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