Kidney damage during organ recovery in donation after circulatory death donors: data from UK National Transplant Database.


During the last 10 years, kidneys recovered/transplanted from donors after circulatory death (DCD) have significantly increased. To optimize their use, there has been an urgent need to minimize both warm and cold ischemia, which often necessitates more rapid removal. To compare the rates of kidney injury during procurement from DCD and donors after brain… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2011.03882.x


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