Futility Versus Acceptability of the Use of Grafts Taken From End of Line in the National Organ-Sharing Network

Soyer V., Koc S., Onur A., Sarici B. , Kayaalp C., Isik B., ...Daha Fazla

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.47, ss.1257-1261, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background. The number of suitable donors for organ transplantation is limited in many countries. This limitation can be overcome with the use of organs removed from marginal donors (expanded-criteria donors [ECDs]). We examined the long-term results of 187 patients who underwent marginal cadaveric liver transplantation in our institution.