The impact of MELD/PELD revisions on the mortality of liver-intestine transplantation candidates.

Abstract

Patients listed for liver-intestine transplantation suffer higher waiting list mortality than those listed for liver-only, thus leading to policy revisions seeking to close the gap. We sought to determine the impact of key model for end-stage liver disease (MELD)/pediatric end-stage liver disease (PELD) policy modifications on the waiting list mortality of… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2011.03628.x

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