Omer E. Beaird, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Omer E. Beaird

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Infectious Complications in Lung Transplant Recipients

What every physician needs to know: Infections after lung transplant are often challenging to diagnose and treat because of several complicating factors, including more severe presentations of common infections resulting from immunosuppression, uncommon infections due to immunosuppression, concomitant allograft dysfunction or rejection-mimicking infection, and significant interactions between anti-infectives and immunosuppressant medications. The origin of infections…

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