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Kidney donorship and transplantation

Barbara R. Lewis

Kidney donorship and transplantation

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by Barbara R. Lewis

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Published by UMIST. Department of ManagementSciences in Manchester .
Written in English


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SeriesOccasional papers -- No.7902.
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Open LibraryOL21001300M

The information and suggestions in this book are general – you should always seek the advice of health care professionals for an assessment and treatment plan to meet your individual needs. The handbook is provided free of charge by the Foundation to all newly-diagnosed kidney patients across the country and is typically distributed to.   More t kidney donations were performed in the United States in , the latest figures available, according to U.S. Government Information on Organ Donation and Transplantation. About 1.

Since the make-up of the body within families can be similar; or more rarely - as in the case of identical twins - the same, the likelihood of the recipient's body rejecting the new kidney, is smaller. Therefore, there is a greater chance of a successful kidney transplant if the kidney is donated by a living person. There are currently over transplant centers in India performing approximately 3, to 4, kidney transplants annually. Out of these transplant centers, four centers undertake approximately to liver transplants annually while some of these centers also do an occasional heart transplant.

  This book is designed to fill the need for a contemporary handbook for the practice of renal and pancreatic transplantation that is focussed on a European rather than North American approach. There are significant differences in transplant practice internationally and. Offering practical guidance for all members of the transplant team Kidney Transplantation Principles and Practice 8th Edition provides the balanced up-to-date information you need to achieve optimal outcomes for your patients. A global team of internationally renowned surgeons and nephrologists many new to this edition offers fresh perspectives on everything from .


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