Liver transplantation: Issues for the next 20 years.

  title={Liver transplantation: Issues for the next 20 years.},
  author={M Thamara P R Perera and Darius Feroze Mirza and Elwyn E Elias},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  volume={24 Suppl 3},
The growing numbers of potential transplant recipients on waiting lists is increasingly disproportionate to the supply of cadaveric donor organs. The hope for the next 20 years is that supply will satisfy demand. This requires both a reduction in indications for the procedure and an increase in the transplants performed. A multi-pronged approach is needed… CONTINUE READING