Improvement in Survival Associated With Adult-to-Adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Liver Failure
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Living Donors

abstract

  • Adult LDLT was associated with lower mortality than the alternative of waiting for DDLT. This reduction in mortality was magnified as centers gained experience with LDLT. This reduction in transplant candidate mortality must be balanced against the risks undertaken by the living donors themselves.

publication date

  • December 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3170913

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.gastro.2007.09.004

PubMed ID

  • 18054553

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1806

end page

  • 13

volume

  • 133

number

  • 6