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Donors after circulatory death pancreas transplantation

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The use of organs from donors after circulatory death (DCD) has become standard practice in solid organ transplantation of most abdominal organs and has been used successfully in some centres for pancreas transplantation. Nevertheless, concerns regarding poor graft outcomes and complications remain. This review aims to discuss the current state of DCD pancreas transplantation and the associated outcomes.In many countries, whereas the number of donors after brainstem death (DBD) remains stable...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Surgical Sciences
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0841-9685
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins
Journal:
Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation More from this journal
Volume:
22
Issue:
4
Pages:
372-376
Publication date:
2017-08-01
Acceptance date:
2017-07-24
DOI:
EISSN:
1531-7013
ISSN:
1087-2418
Pmid:
28678058
Language:
English
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pubs:707659
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uuid:d54853ec-c75d-46b4-ac64-b4074e4edac2
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pubs:707659
Source identifiers:
707659
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2019-06-20

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