Pancreas transplantation

@article{Dean2017PancreasT,
  title={Pancreas transplantation},
  author={Patrick G. Dean and Aleksandra Kukla and Mark D Stegall and Yogish C. Kudva},
  journal={British Medical Journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={357}
}
The treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) presents many challenges to care providers and represents a major proportion of healthcare expenditure worldwide. Successful pancreas transplantation provides durable glycemic control and improves survival for patients with diabetes. Progress in the field has mainly been based on large single center studies and the cumulative analyses of registry data from the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) and the International Pancreas Transplant… 
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