Kidneys from uncontrolled donors after cardiac death: which kidneys do worse?

Abstract

Kidneys from uncontrolled donors after cardiac death (DCD) expand the donor pool, but are associated with more primary nonfunction (PNF) and delayed graft function (DGF) compared with more conventional donor kidneys. It remains unclear, which factors influence outcome of uncontrolled donation. Therefore, we studied which donor, graft, and recipient… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/tri.12067

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@article{Hoogland2013KidneysFU, title={Kidneys from uncontrolled donors after cardiac death: which kidneys do worse?}, author={E R Pieter Hoogland and Tim C van Smaalen and Maarten H. L. Christiaans and L. W. Ernest van Heurn}, journal={Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation}, year={2013}, volume={26 5}, pages={477-84} }