Intensive care management of paediatric organ donors and its effect on post-transplant organ function

@article{Finfer1996IntensiveCM,
  title={Intensive care management of paediatric organ donors and its effect on post-transplant organ function},
  author={Simon Finfer and Desmond G Bohn and D B Colpitts and Pete J. Cox and Frank Fleming and Gail R Barker},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={22},
  pages={1424-1432}
}
1. To document the clinical course of paediatric beating heart organ donors. 2. To evaluate the effect of the ICU management of pediatric donors on the immediate function of transplanted organs. 3. To examine the validity of current donor selection criteria. Retrospective chart review and case series study. Multidisciplinary ICU of tertiary referral paediatric hospital. All patients who became solid organ donors between January 1980 and July 1990. 1. Incidence of major physiological… CONTINUE READING