Abdominal Organ Transplantation: State of the Art

Abdominal Organ Transplantation: State of the Art

Editor(s): Nizam Mamode, Raja Kandaswamy

Published Online: 23 DEC 2012 08:40PM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444334326

Online ISBN: 9781118483664

DOI: 10.1002/9781118483664

About this Book

This book summarizes the latest developments in key areas of the fast moving field of abdominal organ transplantation. It covers such vital topics as living donation (both renal and liver), laparoscopic and robotic techniques, islet and pancreas transplantation, non-heart beating transplantation, blood group incompatible and highly sensitized transplantation, high risk transplants, tolerance, stem cell therapy and novel immunosuppressive techniques. Each chapter offers an overview of the available evidence by a world renowned expert, written in an accessible, easy-to-read manner.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 5

      Pancreas Transplantation (pages 80–106)

      Rajinder Singh, David E. R. Sutherland and Raja Kandaswamy

    3. Chapter 7

      Novel Cell Therapies in Transplantation (pages 138–149)

      Paul G. Shiels, Karen S. Stevenson, Marc Gingell Littlejohn and Marc Clancy

    4. Chapter 8

      Intestinal Transplantation (pages 150–162)

      Khalid M. Khan, Tun Jie, Chirag S. Desai and Rainer W. G. Gruessner

    5. Chapter 11

      Conclusion (pages 209–211)

      Nizam Mamode and Raja Kandaswamy

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