Consensus conference: Indications for Liver Transplantation, January 19 and 20, 2005, Lyon-Palais Des Congrès

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Sponsors: Association française de chirurgie hépatobiliaire et de transplantation hépatique; and Association française pour l'étude du foie

Cosponsors: Établissement français des greffes

Associates: Académie de chirurgie; Académie de médecine; Association française de chirurgie; Association nationale de prévention en alcoologie et addictologie; Collège national universitaire des enseignants en addictologie; Société de pathologie infectieuse de langue française; Société de réanimation de langue française; Société française d'alcoologie; Société française d'anesthésie et de réanimation; Société française de pathologie; Société francophone de transplantation; Société nationale française de gastro-entérologie; and Société nationale française de médecine interne

Organizing Committee: Karim Boudjema, President, surgeon, Rennes, France; Didier Samuel, Secretary, hepatologist, Villejuif, France; Charles Balabaud, hepatologist, Bordeaux, France; Jacques Belghiti, surgeon, Clichy, France; Henri Bismuth, surgeon, Villejuif, France; Yvon Calmus, hepatologist, Paris, France; Olivier Chazouillères, hepatologist, Paris, France; Daniel Cherqui, surgeon, Créteil, France; Laurence Chiche, surgeon, Caen, France; Sophie Cohen, physician, Établissement Français des Greffes, Paris, France; Patrice Dosquet, physician, Haute Autorité de Santé, Saint-Denis La Plaine, France; Christophe Duvoux, hepatologist, Créteil, France; Christian Jacquelinet, physician, Établissement Français des Greffes, Paris, France; Bernard Launois, surgeon, Rennes, France; Christian LeToublon, surgeon, Grenoble, France; Michel Messner, hepatologist, Rennes, France; Georges-Philippe Pageaux, Hepatologist, Montpellier, France; Christophe Paindavoine, Haute Autorité de Santé, Saint-Denis La Plaine, France; Christian Partensky, surgeon, Lyon, France; Didier Sicard, physician and internist, Paris

Jury: Didier Sicard, President, physician and internist, Paris, France; Amine Benyamina, psychiatrist, Villejuif, France; Alexandre Biosse Duplan, Paris, France; Jean-Pierre Bronowicki, hepatogastroenterologist, Vandouvre-les-Nancy, France; Colette Danet, nurse coordinator, Villejuif, France; Dominique Gendrel, pédiatrician, Paris, France; Maryvonne Hourmant, nephrologist, Nantes, France; Franck Lazorthes, surgeon, Toulouse, France, Guillaume le Loup: général practitionner, Amiens, France; Jean-Luc Nancy, philosoph, Strasbourg, France; Emile Alexandre Pariente, hepatogastroenterologist, Pau, France; Catherine Petitnicolas, journalist, Paris, France; Hugues Rousset, physician and internist, Paris, France; Pierre-Bénite Bernard Tirel, hospital director and professor, École nationale de la santé publique, Rennes, France; Gerard Torpier, Transhépate Association, Lille, France

Experts: Rene Adam, surgeon, Villejuif, France; Daniel Azoulay, surgeon, Villejuif, France; Marina Berenguer, hépatologist, Valencia, Spain; Henri Bismuth, surgeon, Villejuif, France; Olivier Boillot, surgeon, Lyon, France; Karim Boudjema, surgeon, Rennes, France; Yvon Calmus, hepatologist, Paris, France; Carine Camby, General director, Établissement français des greffes, Paris, France; Laurence Chiche, surgeon, Caen, France; Pierre-Alain Clavien, surgeon, Zürich, Switzerland; Jean-Charles Duclos-Vallée, hepatologist, Villejuif, France; Francois Durand, hepatologist, Clichy, France; Christophe Duvoux, hepatologist, Créteil, France; Jean Emond, surgeon, New York, NY, United States; Antoine Hadengue, hepatologist, Genéve, Switzerland; Yves Pierre le Treut, surgeon, Marseille, France; Jan Lerut, surgeon, Bruxelles, Belgium; Pietro Majno, surgeon, Genéve, Switzerland; Phliippe Mathurin, hepatologist, Lille, France; Jean-Philippe Miguet, hepatologist, Besançon, France; Georges Philippe Pageaux, hepatologist, Montpellier, France; Xavier Rogiers, surgeon, Hambourg, Germany; Didier Samuel, hepatologist, Villejuif, France; Alain Sauvanet, surgeon, Clichy, France; Olivier Soubrane, surgeon Paris, France; Christian Trépo, hepatologist, Lyon, France; Philippe Vinceneux, internist, Colombes, France

Literature Group: Tarik Asselah, hépatologist, Clichy, France; Pierre-Henri Bernard, hépatologist, Bordeaux France; Michael Bismuth, hépatologist, Montpellier France; Philippe Compagnon, surgeon, Rennes France; Thomas Decaëns, hépatologist, Paris France; Sebastien Dharancy, hépatologist, Lille France; Jerome Dumortier, hépatologist, Lyon France; Emmanuel Jacquet, surgeon, Montpellier France; Elisabeth Kimmoun, hépatologist, Villejuif France; Alexis Laurent, surgeon, Créteil France; Yves le Derf, surgeon, Lyon France; Vincent Leroy, hépatologist, Grenoble, France; Richard Lorho, hépatologist, Rennes, France

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