How to Harvest Myeloma Bone Marrow
Ivan Borrello, MD, demonstrates the process of bone marrow harvest for T Cell expansion of t marrow infiltration lymphocytes.
Case Presentation: Kidney Transplant in the Complex Patient
Transplant surgeon Niraj Desai, M.D., discusses the case of a woman in her mid-30s presenting with stage 5 chronic kidney disease due to chemotherapy toxicity from past cancer treatment and calcineurin inhibitor toxicity years.
Using Hepatitis C-Infected Kidneys in Transplantation
Johns Hopkins transplant surgeon Niraj Desai, M.D., discusses the promising results of a recent study exploring the use of hepatitis-C infected kidneys in transplantation and what the results could mean for the future of the field.
Updates in Liver Failure Treatment and Research
Amy Kim, M.D., Johns Hopkins hepatologist, discusses the latest treatment options and research in the field of liver failure and explains the importance of multidisciplinary care in the treatment of liver disease.
Referring Guidelines for Lung Transplantation
Pulmonologist Pali Shah, M.D. describes the latest referral guidelines for patients with advanced lung disease or individuals who may be eligible for lung transplantation.
Recent Updates to the Lung Allocation Policy
Errol L. Bush, M.D., F.A.C.S, surgical director of the lung transplant program at Johns Hopkins, discusses recent changes to the lung transplant allocation policy and the potential impact for how lung transplant organs are distributed.
Case Presentation: Lung Transplant for Interstitial Lung Disease
Lung transplant surgeon Errol L. Bush discusses the case of a 38-year-old male who presented with a complex and an aggressive case of interstitial lung disease.
#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Strengthening Lungs before Transplants | Errol Bush, M.D.
Dr. Errol Bush and his team are developing a “lung-in-box” program to strengthen donor lungs before transplantation. Their goal is to ensure high quality of life for recipients.
About Pancreas and Kidney Transplant Surgery | Q&A
Transplant surgeon Niraj Desai explains the pancreas transplant operation, the combined pancreas and kidney transplant and quality of life for patients after the surgery.
Liver Transplant: The Surgery, Recovery and Quality of Life | Q&A
Johns Hopkins transplant surgeon Andrew Cameron discusses the liver transplant procedure and recovery, the incision, quality of life after transplant, research and rejection medication.
Managing the Health of Kidney Transplant Recipients | Q&A
Transplant nephrologist Nada Alachkar discusses kidney transplants, candidate eligibility, patient health before and after surgery, quality of life, and Johns Hopkins.
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