Ischemic Preconditioning: Promises from the Laboratory to Patients—Sustained or Disillusioned?
Article first published online: 7 JAN 2008
2008 The Authors Journal compilation © 2008 The American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 8, Issue 3, pages 489–491, March 2008
How to Cite
DeOliveira, M. L., Graf, R. and Clavien, P.-A. (2008), Ischemic Preconditioning: Promises from the Laboratory to Patients—Sustained or Disillusioned?. American Journal of Transplantation, 8: 489–491. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2007.02091.x
- Issue published online: 7 JAN 2008
- Article first published online: 7 JAN 2008
- Received 01 October 2007, revised 01 November 2007 and accepted for publication 01 November 2007
While recent experience with ischemic preconditioning in liver transplantation is not encouraging, it would be premature to conclude that it has no role for improving results in liver transplantation.