Medical Care of the Liver Transplant Patient, 4th edition

Medical Care of the Liver Transplant Patient, 4th edition

Editor(s): Pierre-Alain Clavien, James F. Trotter

Published Online: 28 MAR 2012 10:01AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444335910

Online ISBN: 9781444398441

DOI: 10.1002/9781444398441

About this Book

This book builds on the success of previous editions, once again providing hepatologists the most current clinical guide on how to best treat the liver transplant recipient. With an international mix of experienced contributors, this new edition highlights initial indication and selection of the potential recipient, management of the donor organ, post-operative complications in the patient through to acute recovery, long-term follow-up, and continued health. This provides the user a complete guide to the correct clinical management of both the recipient and the donor organ through all stages of transplantation.

Table of contents

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  1. Part 1: Management of The Potential Transplant Recipient

    1. Chapter 3

      Management of Portal Hypertension (pages 26–38)

      Juan Carlos Garcia-Pagan, Juan G. Abraldes and Jaime Bosch

    2. Chapter 12

      Cholangiocarcinoma (pages 133–144)

      Howard C. Masuoka, Gregory J. Gores and Charles B. Rosen

  2. Part 2: Donor Issues and Management in the Perioperative Period

    1. Chapter 20

      The Transplant Operation (pages 229–237)

      Philipp Dutkowski, Olivier de Rougemont and Pierre-Alain Clavien

    2. Chapter 21

      Difficult Surgical Patients (pages 238–245)

      Philipp Dutkowski, Stefan Breitenstein and Pierre-Alain Clavien

  3. Part 3: Chronic Problems in the Transplant Recipient

  4. Part 4: Pediatric Liver Transplantation

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