Machine Perfusion Preservation for Kidney Transplantation

  title={Machine Perfusion Preservation for Kidney Transplantation},
  author={Naoto Matsuno},
The large gap between organ supply and demand emphasizes the importance of using all available donor sources. The shortage of donors for kidney transplantation is a universal problem. The waiting list has continued to grow, and the discrepancy between demand and supply is still increasing. The use of marginal donors is a promising way to increase the supply. In particular, the use of organs from non-heart-beating donors (NHBD) or donation after cardiac death (DCD) is acquiring increasing… CONTINUE READING

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