Jan 31, 2019
There is no question that organ transplantation has saved
thousands of lives in recent years from fatal conditions. And over
time, we've become more and more successful at maintaining the
integrity of the graft and increasing longevity of organ transplant
recipients. Despite these advances in transplant medicine, it is
not an entirely risk-free process. In part 1 of this 2-part series
of the BrainWaves podcast, Jim Siegler speaks with Dr. Linda Zhou
about the neuroinfectious complications that threaten these
Produced by James E. Siegler and Linda Zhou. Music by Jason
Shaw, Josh Woodward, and Lee Rosevere. Sound effects by Mike Koenig
and Daniel Simion. BrainWaves' podcasts and online content are
intended for medical education only and should not be used for
clinical decision making. Be sure to follow us on Twitter
@brainwavesaudio for the latest updates to the podcast.
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