Liver transplantation: issues and nursing care requirements.

  • Tracy A Grogan
  • Published 2011 in Critical care nursing clinics of North America

Abstract

Liver transplantation has evolved into an accepted treatment for many suffering from end-stage liver failure. The complex nature of the liver results in every organ system being impacted by either the failing or the transplanted liver. Organ shortage remains problematic, and work to ensure maximizing the organ donor pool as well as the success of each organ… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ccell.2011.08.002

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