Hepatic preservation with histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution in living-related and cadaveric liver transplantation.

@article{Hatano1997HepaticPW,
  title={Hepatic preservation with histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution in living-related and cadaveric liver transplantation.},
  author={Etsuo Hatano and Toshiyuki Kiuchi and Akira Tanaka and Hisamitsu Shinohara and Takeshi Kitai and Susumu Satoh and Takuya Inomoto and Hiroto Egawa and Shinji Uemoto and Yasuya Inomata and Hauke Lang and Karl Juergen Oldhafer and Burckhardt Ringe and Rudolf Pichlmayr and Koichi Tanaka and Y. Yamaoka},
  journal={Clinical science},
  year={1997},
  volume={93 1},
  pages={81-8}
}
1. Living-related liver transplantation has some advantages in the evaluation of novel clinical protocols, since many complicated factors affecting initial graft function are almost uniform in grafts obtained from healthy donors. 2. To compare histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate (HTK) and University of Wisconsin (UW) solution in terms of tissue oxygenation… CONTINUE READING