Costi D. Sifri

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Transplant patients – lung transplant

What specific infection control measures must be adhered to in order to prevent infection in transplant patients – lung transplant? Lung transplant patients should optimally be in positive-pressure, HEPA-filtered rooms after transplant. Healthcare facilities should have contingency plans in case of disruption of HVAC services. In general, this serves to reduce the risk of invasive…

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