Affiliation: Christiana Care Health System
- Selection of live-related liver transplantation candidatesBeth A Rymeski
Department of General Surgery, Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
J Pediatr Surg 44:1096-100; discussion 1100-1. 2009..We compared our outcomes of LR and cadaveric (CAD) graft recipients, with attention to the pediatric end-stage liver disease (PELD) score and perioperative morbidity and mortality to identify appropriate candidates for LR...
- Pilot study using an Internet-based program in informed consentBeth Rymeski
Department of Surgery, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, DE 19713, USA
J Pediatr Surg 45:1137-41. 2010..To examine the effect of an internet-based aid to informed consent on parent recall of potential surgical complications...
- Failure of immunosuppressive drug levels to predict T-cell reactivity in pediatric transplant patientsValerie B Sampson
Nemours Biomedical Research, Molecular Genetics, Cellular and Tissue Transplantation, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
J Pediatr Surg 43:1134-41. 2008..Using a Food and Drug Administration-approved test for T-cell response, T-cell activation in vitro can be measured to monitor the immune response...