Closure and summary of Ninth International Small Bowel Transplantation Symposium.

@article{Beath2006ClosureAS,
  title={Closure and summary of Ninth International Small Bowel Transplantation Symposium.},
  author={Sue V Beath},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2006},
  volume={38 6},
  pages={1657-8}
}
  • Sue V Beath
  • Published 2006 in Transplantation proceedings
The highlights of The Ninth International Small Bowel Transplantation Symposium included the latest results from the Intestinal Transplant Registry (ITR), which demonstrated that the number of transplants performed annually continued to rise to 180 per year, most of which were performed in the United States, where the greatest number of home parenteral nutrition (PN) patients live (a prevalence of around 40 per million or 10,000 individuals). The three largest programs in the United States all… CONTINUE READING