Pretransplant Cardiac Evaluation: Does It Really Prevent Cardiovascular Complications?
Article first published online: 23 JUL 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 8, pages 1575–1577, August 2008
How to Cite
Hofmann, R. M. (2008), Pretransplant Cardiac Evaluation: Does It Really Prevent Cardiovascular Complications?. American Journal of Transplantation, 8: 1575–1577. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2008.02316.x
- Issue published online: 23 JUL 2008
- Article first published online: 23 JUL 2008
- Received 05 May 2008, and accepted for publication 05 May 2008
The ability of pre-transplant screening methods to lower post-transplant cardiovascular complications needs to be established, ideally in prospective trials. See article by Jardine et al on page 1673.