Follow-up Care Guidelines for Transplant Patients

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People who have undergone a transplant should have regular checkups to monitor their immune function and the health of their organs, muscles, and bones. The post-transplant team will also assess patients’ quality of life and emotional health, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center post-transplant specialist Christine Iovino, RN says. She discusses the recommended schedule of follow-up appointments, and what doctors will assess at each of these meetings.