Long-Term Management of the Successful Adult Liver Transplant: 2012 Practice Guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Society of Transplantation

This clinical practice guideline reviews diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive aspects of care for adult patients who have successfully undergone liver transplantation (LT). Topics include post-transplant monitoring and management of complications, as well as longer-term prevention and management of associated health conditions such as systemic and infectious diseases. Health promotion after LT is also discussed, with specific recommendations provided for bone health, nutrition and obesity, and reproductive health. Topics specific to oncology include screening for de novo cancer and management of recurrent or persistent cancer in LT patients.