The role of VOD risk assessment in patients undergoing HSCT
Dr Amit Patel outlines the rationale behind carrying out a VOD risk assessment and staying vigilant in the context of other post-transplant complications.
Risk assessment and monitoring
ADVERSE EVENTS REPORTING
Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information for the UK can be found at: https://yellowcard.mhra.gov.uk/
For Ireland, reporting forms and information can be found at: www.hpra.ie
Adverse events should also be reported to Jazz Pharmaceuticals at: AEreporting@jazzpharma.com
Defitelio® is indicated for the treatment of severe hepatic veno-occlusive disease (VOD) also known as sinusoidal obstruction syndrome (SOS) in haematopoietic stem-cell transplantation (HSCT) therapy. It is indicated in adults and in adolescents, children and infants over 1 month of age.