[Infection after orthotopic liver transplantation: analysis of the first 120 consecutive cases].

@article{Montejo2000InfectionAO,
  title={[Infection after orthotopic liver transplantation: analysis of the first 120 consecutive cases].},
  author={M. Salcedo Montejo and Aurora Valdivielso and Mar{\'i}a Jes{\'u}s Su{\'a}rez and Milagros Testillano and Javier Bustamante and Mikel Gastaca and Mercedes Campo and G Errazti and K P{\'e}rdigo and Koldo Aguirrebengoa and Pedro Gonz{\'a}lez De Z{\'a}rate and Jorge Ortiz de Urbina},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  year={2000},
  volume={200 5},
  pages={245-51}
}
OBJECTIVE To report the infectious complications and presentation time of the first 120 consecutive liver transplants performed at our institution. METHODS Prospective study of infectious complications among 120 consecutive adult patients who received orthotopic liver transplantation at Hospital de Cruces, from February 1996 to November 1998. Two patients received a renal transplant concomitantly. The same surveillance protocols were used for all patients and the criteria used to define… CONTINUE READING