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Transplantation registry in Iran.
National registries provide valuable bases for comparisons and aid innovative policies. Iran, with 70 million inhabitants, has a governmentally supported system of organ and tissue procurement andExpand
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When is Transplantation with a "Marginal Kidney" Justifiable?
The ability of kidney transplantation to improve quality of life has made this therapeutic modality the treatment of choice among renal replacement therapies; however, the continuing organ shortageExpand
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Kidney transplantation in the Middle East.
AIMS To delineate the kidney transplantation programs in the Middle East and to provide a comparative summary with other international datasets where deemed appropriate. PATIENTS AND METHODS DataExpand
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Development of a kidney transplantation program--inverted funnel approach.
INTRODUCTION The history of organ shortage has been approached differently by different countries. This review tries to discuss the inverted funnel approach of Iran. METHODS The whole history ofExpand
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Iranian homograft tissue processing
Tissue transplantation is a life-enhancing therapeutic modality for damaged or non-functioning tissues. In most cases, there is no alternative other than human tissue as replacement, and taking intoExpand
Compensated Living Kidney Donation in Iran
Introduction. Living unrelated kidney donation has a high rate in Iran, where a unique organ procurement model is running. We evaluated feelings and attitude of these donors after kidney donation.Expand
Renal Transplantation, the Iranian Model
Contrary to other countries, Iran, a middle-income country, tried to solve the problem of organ shortage by focusing first on living donors, known as “The Iranian Model”, and later on brain deadExpand