Miguel-Angel Perales, MD - Expanding Options for Prophylaxis and Treatment of Acute and Chronic GVHD: Mapping the Path to Better Patient Outcomes in Post-Transplant Care

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Go online to PeerView.com/JYW860 to view the activity, download slides and practice aids, and complete the post-test to earn credit. In this activity an expert in acute and chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) discusses the underlying biologic features of GVHD and the latest evidence supporting the use of innovative therapeutics in this setting. The expert also provides guidance on clinical and practical experience with current treatment options for acute and chronic, previously untreated, and steroid-refractory GVHD, while also discussing new data and ongoing clinical trials in GVHD prophylaxis. Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: Describe the underlying immunology of post-transplant GVHD, and the rationale for and mechanisms of novel therapies in the management of GVHD, Discuss the latest evidence on innovative therapies for management of acute or chronic, steroid-refractory GVHD, Apply the most optimal evidence-based strategies, including recently approved and investigational therapies in the context of clinical trials, for post-transplant GVHD care based on individual patient and disease characteristics

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