Renal dysfunction in the perioperative liver transplant period.

@article{Biancofiore2008RenalDI,
  title={Renal dysfunction in the perioperative liver transplant period.},
  author={Gianni Biancofiore and Connie L. Davis},
  journal={Current opinion in organ transplantation},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={291-7}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW Acute kidney failure in the perioperative liver transplant recipients results in an increased hospital length of stay, acute rejection, infection rate and overall mortality. Thus, it is of great importance to be able to recognize, prevent and treat kidney injury. RECENT FINDINGS Immediate post liver transplant kidney dysfunction is… CONTINUE READING