[Impact of organ shortage on the transplantation program].

@article{Etienne1992ImpactOO,
  title={[Impact of organ shortage on the transplantation program].},
  author={T J Etienne and Gilles Mentha and N Jornod and Olivier Huber and A. A. Poltera A. Rohner and Ren{\'e} M{\'e}gevand},
  journal={Helvetica chirurgica acta},
  year={1992},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={893-7}
}
The purpose of the study was to evaluate the consequences of a recent progressive shortage of donor organs on our different transplant programs. Although the waiting time before transplantation remained in general relatively short (4.6 [mean], 0-3, 0-10 months for renal, liver and heart transplantation, respectively), patients started to accumulate on our waiting list during the last year (1990) of the study (kidney transplantation). Furthermore some patients clearly deteriorated, other died… CONTINUE READING

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Although the waiting time before transplantation remained in general relatively short ( 4.6 [ mean ] , 0 - 3 , 0 - 10 months for renal , liver and heart transplantation , respectively ) , patients started to accumulate on our waiting list during the last year ( 1990 ) of the study ( kidney transplantation ) .
Although the waiting time before transplantation remained in general relatively short ( 4.6 [ mean ] , 0 - 3 , 0 - 10 months for renal , liver and heart transplantation , respectively ) , patients started to accumulate on our waiting list during the last year ( 1990 ) of the study ( kidney transplantation ) .
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