Deceased Brain Dead Donor Liver Transplantation and Utilization in the United States: Nighttime and Weekend Effects Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Donor Selection
  • Liver Transplantation
  • Tissue Donors

abstract

  • Although unused livers frequently have unfavorable donor characteristics, there are also systemic and operational factors, including time of day and day of the week a liver becomes available, that impact the chance of liver nonprocurement and discard.

publication date

  • July 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/TP.0000000000002533

PubMed ID

  • 30444802

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1392

end page

  • 1404

volume

  • 103

number

  • 7