Emerging science in paediatric heart transplantation: donor allocation, biomarkers, and the quest for evidence-based medicine.

Abstract

Heart transplantation offers excellent survival benefit to children with end-stage heart failure. With its success, the number of potential recipients continues to exceed the number of available donors. Developing strategies to safely increase donor utilisation is crucial to decreasing wait-list mortality. A new paediatric heart allocation policy is set to… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/S1047951115000918

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@article{Daly2015EmergingSI, title={Emerging science in paediatric heart transplantation: donor allocation, biomarkers, and the quest for evidence-based medicine.}, author={Kevin Patrick Daly}, journal={Cardiology in the young}, year={2015}, volume={25 Suppl 2}, pages={117-23} }