Liver transplantation outcomes in 1,078 hepatocellular carcinoma patients: a multi-center experience in Shanghai, China

@article{Fan2009LiverTO,
  title={Liver transplantation outcomes in 1,078 hepatocellular carcinoma patients: a multi-center experience in Shanghai, China},
  author={Jia Fan and Guang-shun Yang and Zhi-ren Fu and Zhi-Hai Peng and Q. Xia and Chen-hong Peng and Jian-ming Qian and Jian Zhou and Yang Xu and Shuangjian Qiu and Lin Zhong and Guangli Zhou and Jian-jun Zhang},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={135},
  pages={1403-1412}
}
PurposeTo evaluate current selection criteria for patients undergoing liver transplantation (LT) in response to hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), and to analyze the prognostic factors for successful transplantation.MethodsWe evaluated the outcome of 1,078 consecutive patients with HCC from the Shanghai Multi-Center Collaborative LT Group who underwent LT over a 6-year period. Clinicopathologic data for these patients were evaluated. The prognostic significance was assessed using Kaplan–Meier… 
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