• Transplant organization releases guidance on monkeypox

    3 days ago - By Healio

    The American Society of Transplantation has released guidance on preventive measures and treatment of monkeypox for individuals with an organ transplant, along with guidance for accepting donated organs from individuals with the virus.
    “This communication is intended to inform the transplant community of the potential risk caused by monkeypox to our transplant patients,” members of the American Society of Transplantation Monkeypox Task Force wrote. “While there have been no published data on monkeypox in transplant recipients, there is an imminent threat to this
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  • Recommendations for the treatment, prevention of monkeypox in nursing mothers

    Recommendations for the treatment, prevention of monkeypox in nursing mothers

    3 days ago - By News Medical

    Although none of the preventative or therapeutic agents used in monkeypox have been fully studied in nursing mothers, Philip Anderson, PharmD, from the University of California, San Diego, presents a broad practical recommendation for the treatment and prevention of monkeypox in nursing mothers in an article published in the peer-reviewed journal Breastfeeding Medicine.
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