CT Guidelines

Guidelines / Consensus Documents

Fruitful collaboration has taken place between the AECVP and the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology (SCVP). This includes a section on cardiac allograft biopsy interpretation in a joint consensus statement from the AECVP and the SCVP on the endomyocardial biopsy (1).

  1. Leone O, Veinot JP, Angelini A, Baandrup UT, Basso C, Berry G, Bruneval P, Burke M, Butany J, Calabrese F, et al. 2011 Consensus statement on endomyocardial biopsy from the Association for European Cardiovascular Pathology and the Society for Cardiovascular Pathology. Cardiovasc Pathol 2012; 21: 245-74.
  2. Berry GJ, Burke MM, Andersen C, Bruneval P, Fedrigo M, Fishbein MC, Goddard M, Hammond EH, Leone O, Marboe C, Miller D, Neil D, Rassl D, Revelo MP, Rice A, Rodriguez ER, Stewart S, Tan CD, Winters  GL, West L, Mehra M, Angelini A. The 2013 International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Working Formulation for the standardization of nomenclature in the pathologic diagnosis of acute antibody mediated rejection in heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 2013;32:1147-1162