Uncontrolled DCDs: The Next Step?
Article first published online: 15 JUN 2006
American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 6, Issue 7, pages 1505–1506, July 2006
How to Cite
Sung, R. S. and Punch, J. D. (2006), Uncontrolled DCDs: The Next Step?. American Journal of Transplantation, 6: 1505–1506. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2006.01410.x
- Issue published online: 15 JUN 2006
- Article first published online: 15 JUN 2006
- Received 31 March 2006, revised 14 April 2006 and accepted for publication 15 April 2006
As experience with donation after cardiac death in controlled situations grows, the potential for donation after cardiac death in the less controlled situations should now be carefully examined, and the challenges of utilizing such organs and the ethical and logistical challenges associated with using such organs should be explored. See also article Gagandeep et al in this issue on page 1682.