The effect of donor race on the survival of Black Americans undergoing liver transplantation for chronic hepatitis C.

The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of donor race on the outcome of black patients with chronic hepatitis C infection who undergo liver transplantation. The records for deceased donor liver transplants that occurred in the United States between January 1998 and December 2007 were obtained from the United Network for Organ Sharing. 26,212… CONTINUE READING