This video reviews the criteria defining a vascularized composite allograft and covers the VCA transplantation process, starting at the OPO and ending at the transplant hospital.
OPOs and transplant hospitals interested in involvement with VCA transplantation.
A recording is now available. It lasts approximately 14 minutes and can be accessed here. The objectives are as follows:
1. Identify a VCA by the 9 item definition in the Final Rule.
2. Describe the VCA recovery, allocation, and transplantation process
Evaluation and Assessment
Once you have viewed the recording, click here to access the evaluation and assessment.
Additional information and resources on VCA transplantation can be found on the OPTN and Transplant ProSM websites.
If you have any questions, please contact UNOS Instructional Innovations at firstname.lastname@example.org.