Donor organ preservation techniques for kidney transplantation

  • Protocol
  • Intervention



This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

This review aims to look at the benefits and harms of donor organ preservation solutions, HPP and preservation adjuncts for cadaveric kidney transplant recipients. Potential benefits include;

  • Reduced PNF

  • Reduced DGF

  • Improved early kidney function

  • Reduced early graft loss

  • Reduced acute and chronic rejection

  • Improved long term kidney function

  • Reduced long term graft loss (1, 3 and 5 years)