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Published: 12 March 2009

336 Pages | 80 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199217335

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Organ Donation and Transplantation after Cardiac Death

David Talbot and Anthony D'Alessandro

  • An informative and practical guide to the use of transplant donors after cardiac death and recipient selection
  • Lays out the moral, legal and ethical restraints to using such donors for organ transplant together with the techniques that have been adopted to improve their outcome
  • Covers different approaches and results of renal transplant according to country, together with the procedures and outcomes adopted to use other organs, notably the liver and lungs
  • Provides invaluable help in establishing such a transplant programme, and written by international experts in the field

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