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Copyright © 2012 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 18, Issue 9, pages 1069–1077, September 2012
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Yamashiki, N., Sugawara, Y., Tamura, S., Nakayama, N., Oketani, M., Umeshita, K., Uemoto, S., Mochida, S., Tsubouchi, H. and Kokudo, N. (2012), Outcomes after living donor liver transplantation for acute liver failure in Japan: Results of a nationwide survey . Liver Transpl, 18: 1069–1077. doi: 10.1002/lt.23469
This study was supported in part by grants-in-aid from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare to the Study Group of Intractable Hepatobiliary Diseases. Noriyo Yamashiki, Yasuhiko Sugawara, Sumihito Tamura, and Norihiro Kokudo were supported by a grant-in-aid for scientific research from the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology and by grants-in-aid for research on human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome and on measures for intractable diseases from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare.
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- Accepted manuscript online: 11 MAY 2012 04:39AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 4 MAY 2012
- Manuscript Received: 15 FEB 2012
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