Adjusting to Life After Transplant A guide to help your child cope after transplantation. Completed by WCCHN Transplant Working Group
(updated: June 2015)
Pediatric Heart Transplant Discharge Teaching Manual Completed by WCCHN Transplant Working Group (updated: December 2015)
Transplant Medications – What you Need to Know to Keep Your Child Healthy After Transplant
Types of medications your child may be on following transplant. Completed by WCCHN Transplant Working Group (updated: June 2015)
Blood Tests – What is the Routine? What do they tell us?
The “Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How” of transplant patients blood tests. Completed by WCCHN Transplant Working Group (updated: June 2015)
Good Hearts Mentoring Foundation
Registred charity providing housing and financial aid to all transplant patients who are treated in Edmonton.
Resource designed to help transplant patients stay healthy and motivated through their post-transplant years
This website is a source of information for families and children who have received a transplant
Source of information for before the transplant, post-transplant and pediatric transplants
Canadian Society of Transplantation
Professional organization for physicians, surgeons, scientists and allied health professionals working in the field of transplantation
Canadian Transplant Association
A registered charitable organization to enrich and celebrate life while promoting organ and tissue donation
My Transplant Story (scrapbook)
A template scrapbook compiled from the transplant team for your child to tell there personal transplant story. Created by Stollery Children’s Hospital
Pre-Transplant: What about Heart Transplant?
Explaining a heart transplant in terms kids will understand. Created by Stollery Children’s Hospital
Post-Transplant: How to Look after your Heart!
Explaining the road your child will travel after a heart transplant. Created by Stollery Children’s Hospital
On Your Mark… Get Set… Go Where?
Information your teen should know about their transplant. Created by Stollery Children’s Hospital
Time for Transition – Are You Ready?
Transitioning the teen to Adult Transplant Care. Created by Stollery Children’s Hospital
The Patient Guide to Heart, Lung, and Esophageal Surgery
Available in both English and Spanish, this website is easily viewable on computers, tablets, and smartphones. All information has been reviewed by STS members and is divided into sections on adult heart disease, pediatric and congenital heart disease, lung, esophageal, and other chest diseases, heart and lung transplantation, and before, during, and after surgery.