1. There is an increasing recognition that previously marginal candidates for liver transplantation can receive therapies that allow transplant to take place.
2. Coronary artery disease is an increasing co-morbidity in liver transplant candidates.
3. Physio-social issues require written guidelines and patient advocates.
4. Methadone maintenance therapy per se is not a contra-indication to liver transplantation. Liver Transpl 18:S-S, 2012. © 2012 AASLD.