Primer on Transplantation, Third edition

Primer on Transplantation, Third edition

Editor(s): Donald Hricik

Published Online: 8 MAR 2011 05:35AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405142670

Online ISBN: 9781444391770

DOI: 10.1002/9781444391770

About this Book

Produced in association with the American Society of Transplantation, this new edition is full of practical advice for the next generation of transplant professionals.

In addition to 5 organ-specific chapters: kidney, pancreas, heart, lung and liver, the book includes essential information on:

  • immunobiology
  • pharmacology
  • donor management
  • infectious complications
  • pediatric transplantation
  • general principles of patient management

Fully updated and redesigned to make it even more user-friendly, the book now contains clinical vignettes, key point boxes, and self-assessment multiple choice questions in each chapter.

Primer on Transplantation, Third Edition is an invaluable resource for all health professionals in the transplant team including trainees, residents, fellows, physicians, surgeons, nurses and transplant co-ordinators.

Purchasing this book entitles you to access to the companion website:

The website includes:

  • Interactive Multiple-Choice Questions for each chapter
  • Figures from the book as Powerpoints for downloading
  • All chapters online

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 7

      Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation (pages 129–170)

      Joshua J Augustine, Kenneth A Bodziak, Aparna Padiyar, James A Schulak and Donald E Hricik

    3. Chapter 8

      Heart Transplantation (pages 171–204)

      Maryl R Johnson, Walter G Kao, Elaine M Winkel, Joseph L Bobadilla, Takushi Kohmoto and Niloo M Edwards

    4. Chapter 10

      Liver Transplantation (pages 238–273)

      Kimberly A Brown, Mary Ann Huang, Marwan Kazimi and Dilip Moonka

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