directed tissue donation
Summary: Tissue, organ, or gamete donation intended for a designated recipient.
Publications113 found, 100 shown here
- Donor conversion and organ yield in traumatic brain injury patients: missed opportunities and missed organsClinton D Kemp
Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
J Trauma 64:1573-80. 2008..The purpose of this study was to define donation patterns and lost donor opportunities in severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients...
- Are there morally problematic reasons for having children?Claudia Mills
Department of Philosophy, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA
Philos Public Policy Q 25:2-9. 2005
- Science fiction/science fact: medical genetics in news storiesAlan Petersen
School of Sociology, Politics and Law, University of Plymouth, 8 Portland Villas, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, UK
New Genet Soc 24:337-53. 2005....
- Veatch's proposal may not workA Spital
Am J Transplant 6:855; author reply 856. 2006
- Reproductive opportunities and regulatory challengesRoger Brownsword
King's College of London, UK
Mod Law Rev 67:304-21. 2004
- Directed altruistic living organ donation: partial but not unfairMedard T Hilhorst
University Medical Centre Room EE 2055, Faculty of Medicine and Health Care, Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Ethical Theory Moral Pract 8:197-215. 2005..If the importance of this is not recognized, social policies can be neither adequate nor effective...
- Direction of the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network and United Network for Organ Sharing regarding the oversight of live donor transplantation and solicitation for organsF L Delmonico
United Network for Organ Sharing and The Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network
Am J Transplant 6:37-40. 2006....
- Medicine, halacha, and law: the values of a Jewish and democratic stateMenachem Elon
J Jew Med Ethics Halacha . 2005
- Discussion on transplant ethicsRajan Patil
Community Health Cell, No: 367, Srinivasa Nilaya, Jakkasandra, 1st Main, 1st Block, Koramangala, Bangalore, 560 034, India
Issues Med Ethics 10:62. 2002
- [Questionnaire on crossover renal transplantations in Germany]A Hamza
, , Ernst-Grube-Strasse 40, 06097 Halle
Urologe A 45:60-6. 2006..For many patients live kidney donation is the only chance for early transplantation with an excellent long-lasting kidney graft function...
- More on directed kidney donation by altruistic living strangers: a response to Dr. Hilhorst and his colleaguesAaron Spital
The New York Organ Donor Network, New York, NY 10001, USA
Transplantation 80:1001-2. 2005
- Living donor liver transplantationA V Srinivas
House No. 167/A, Sripuram Colony, Malakpet, Hyderabad, 500036 India
Indian J Med Ethics 2:89-90. 2005
- Response to commentators on "Examining the potential exploitation of UNOS policies"Sheldon Zink
Am J Bioeth 5:W15-6. 2005
- Hashmi and Whitaker: an unjustifiable and misguided distinction?Sally Sheldon
Department of Law, Keele University, UK
Med Law Rev 12:137-63. 2004
- Does bioethics provide answers?: Secular and religious bioethics and our procreative futureDavid M Smolin
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, USA
Cumberland Law Rev 35:473-517. 2004
- Method, mediations, and the moral dimensions of preimplantation genetic diagnosisJanet L Dolgin
Hofstra University School of Law, USA
Cumberland Law Rev 35:519-42. 2004
- Nondirected living kidney donation: experiences in a Swedish Transplant CentreAnnette Lennerling
Department of Transplantation and Liver Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
Clin Transplant 22:304-8. 2008..This article addresses central issues involved with NDD and describes our experiences with the programme so far at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Göteborg, Sweden...
- Donated organs, property rights and the remedial quagmireRemigius N Nwabueze
School of Law, University of Southampton, UK
Med Law Rev 16:201-24. 2008
- Are 'anonymous' and 'non-directed' prerequisites for living altruistic donation? The views of transplant physicians from France and QuébecMarie Chantal Fortin
Nephrology and Transplantation Division, Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Soc Sci Med 67:147-51. 2008..These results afford a better understanding of these complex issues in two different cultural contexts, and will be useful in the development of international guidelines for LAD...
- Solicitation of deceased and living organ donorsAngela F Domingo
N Engl J Med 356:2427-9; author reply 2427-9. 2007
- Kidney allocation and the perception of fairnessR Shapiro
Am J Transplant 7:1041-2. 2007
- Survival benefit: quality versus quantity and trade-offs in developing new renal allocation systemsR B Freeman
Division of Transplantation, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Box 40750 Washington Street, Boston, MA, USA
Am J Transplant 7:1043-6. 2007
- Accepting prospective kidney donors with asymptomatic urinary abnormalities: are we shooting in the dark?N Vadivel
Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Kidney Int 71:173-7. 2007
- Desperately seeking donors: the 'saviour sibling' decision in Quintavalle v Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (UK)Barbara Ann Hocking
Faculty of Law, QUT, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Aust J Fam Law 19:144-52. 2005....
- Improving utilization of deceased donor kidneys by matching recipient and graft survivalEdwina S Baskin-Bey
Transplantation 82:10-4. 2006..Utilization of DDS and distribution of marginal kidneys to older recipients would improve allocation...
- Acute cellular rejection occurring on the first day after living-related renal transplantation: a case reportMichihiro Maruyama
Department of Surgery, Clinical Research Center, Chiba East National Hospital, Chiba, Japan
Clin Transplant 20:38-41. 2006..In the present case acute cellular rejection occurred within the first day after living-related renal transplantation and was strongly suspected from histopathological findings in the allograft biopsy specimen...
- Incompatible kidney donor candidates' willingness to participate in donor-exchange and non-directed donationA D Waterman
Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
Am J Transplant 6:1631-8. 2006..Extrapolating these levels of willingness nationally, a 1-11% increase in living donation rates yearly (84-711 more transplants) may be possible if donor-exchange programs were available nationwide...
- Organ donation and surrogate decision-making: an ethical analysisMarcia Sue DeWolf Bosek
Department of Adult Health Nursing, Rush University, Chicago, IL, USA
JONAS Healthc Law Ethics Regul 8:38-41. 2006
- Are organs personal property or a societal resource?Robert D Truog
Harvard Medical School, USA
Am J Bioeth 5:14-6. 2005
- Assessment of the willingness of potential live related kidney donorsAbdullah Al-Khader
King Fahd Hospital Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Ann Transplant 10:35-7. 2005..This vulnerability could be financial, social or psychological In this paper we discuss how to assess the willingness or unwillingness of a kidney donor and discover if any coercion has been applied on him/her be it direct or indirect...
- Altruistic living kidney donation challenges psychosocial research and policy: a response to previous articlesMedard T Hilhorst
Department of Medical Ethics and Philosophy, Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Transplantation 79:1470-4. 2005..However, deciding on what data are relevant is a normative issue. The challenge for both research and policy making is to bring together empirical and normative issues...
- Response to "Do genetic relationships create moral obligations in organ transplantation?" By Walter Glannon and Lainie Friedman Ross (CQ Vol 11, No 2)Aaron Spital
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, New York, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 12:116-8. 2003
- The ethics of organ donation by living donorsRobert D Truog
Department of Social Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and the Division of Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 353:444-6. 2005
- Organ donation in the United StatesHoward M Nathan
Gift of Life Donor Program, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am J Transplant 3:29-40. 2003
- Organ solicitation on the Internet: every man for himself?Jacob M Appel
Brown University, USA
Hastings Cent Rep 35:14; discussion 14-5. 2005
- Tissue typing for bone marrow transplantation: an ethical examination of some arguments concerning harm to the childErica Grundell
Faculty of Law, University of Melbourne, Australia
Monash Bioeth Rev 22:45-55. 2003..The paper concludes by noting a potential tension between the first guiding principle of the Infertility Treatment Act 1995 (Vic) and the current Victorian policy on TT...
- Kidney transplantation from living donors: comparison of results between related and unrelated donor transplants under new immunosuppressive protocolsArchil B Chkhotua
National Center of Urology, Tbilisi, Georgia
Isr Med Assoc J 5:622-5. 2003..8%, 87.8% and 87.8%) recipients. CONCLUSIONS: Despite HLA disparity, rejection and survival rates of living unrelated transplants under current immunosuppressive protocols are comparable to those of living related transplants...
- A chat with a kidney donorAbdullah Al-Khader
King Fahd Hospital, Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Ann Transplant 10:69-70. 2005
- Conception for donationNorman C Fost
JAMA 291:2125-6. 2004
- Values, policies, and the public trustMark D Fox
Am J Bioeth 5:1-3. 2005
- Ethical consideration of intentioned preimplantation genetic diagnosis to enable future tissue transplantationAlex Simon
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, PO Box 12000, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
Reprod Biomed Online 10:320-4. 2005..Therefore, it is time to constrain the slippery slope and state that intentioned PGD for conceiving children who might serve as siblings for mutual tissue donations should be declined...
- Religious aspects of organ transplantationP Bruzzone
Divisione Trapianti d Organo, Dipartimento Paride Stefanini, Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Transplant Proc 40:1064-7. 2008..For the noble act of organ donation after death, the real death of the donor must be fully ascertained...
- Should commercial organ donation be legalized in Germany? An ethical discourseF Keller
Department of Nephrology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
Transplant Proc 39:475-7. 2007..We evaluated the arguments pro and con concerning kidney sales from a German perspective. At present, we see social, medical, and ethical reasons why organ selling should not be legalized in Germany...
- Why nondocumented residents should have access to kidney transplantation: arguments for lifting the federal ban on reimbursementAviva M Goldberg
Department of Pediatrics Department of Medical Humanities and Bioethics, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Transplantation 83:17-20. 2007..We argue that the current reasoning for such a ban is based on unjustified fears and unsupported assumptions, which are not a solid basis for determining eligibility for lifesaving therapy for the neediest members of our society...
- Conditional organ donation: a view of the ethicistDavid Price
Department of Law, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, UK
Transplantation 85:1540-1. 2008
- Conditional organ donation: case scenarios and questionsJames Neuberger
Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Transplantation 85:1527-9. 2008
- Historic 5-way domino kidney swapJudith M Mathias
OR Manager 23:8-9. 2007
- It's only love? Some pitfalls in emotionally related organ donationN Biller-Andorno
Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine, Centre of Psychosocial Medicine, University of Goettingen, Germany
J Med Ethics 27:162-4. 2001..This paper draws attention to vulnerabilities that may affect the voluntariness of the donor's decision. Suggestions are made as to how to approach the evaluation and selection of potential donors...
- Ethical challenges posed by the solicitation of deceased and living organ donorsDouglas W Hanto
Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 356:1062-6. 2007
- Panel advises against egg and sperm donations from siblingsJonathan Watts
Lancet 361:1532. 2003
- Incest, gamete donation by siblings and the importance of the genetic linkG Pennings
Free University Brussels, Department of Philosophy, Pleinlaan 2, Lok 5C442, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
Reprod Biomed Online 4:13-5. 2002..In that case, the wish to receive gametes from a first-degree relative is motivated by the wish to establish as far as possible a genetic link with the child...
- Net benefit of autologous compared with allogeneic blood transfusionG Caspari
Transfus Med 17:413-4. 2007
- Do genetic relationships create moral obligations in organ transplantation?Walter Glannon
Biomedical Ethics Unit, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 11:153-9. 2002
- Opinions of infertile Turkish women on gamete donation and gestational surrogacyBaris Baykal
Department of Histology and Embryology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, ART Center, Ankara, Turkey
Fertil Steril 89:817-22. 2008..To determine the approval levels of infertile Turkish women concerning gamete donation and gestational surrogacy...
- Successful bone marrow transplantation in a girl with Fanconi anemia and preterminal renal failureK M J Heitink-Pollé
Bone Marrow Transplant 42:57-8. 2008
- Influence of conditioning regimens and stem cell sources on donor-type chimerism early after stem cell transplantationJunichi Sugita
Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, N15 W7, Kita ku, Sapporo, 060 8638, Japan
Ann Hematol 87:1003-8. 2008..This study suggests that differences in conditioning regimens and stem cell sources should be taken into account when considering donor-type chimerism...
- Expanding the live kidney donor pool: ethical considerations regarding altruistic donors, paired and pooled programsShaneel Rajendra Patel
The West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Hammersmith Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Exp Clin Transplant 9:181-6. 2011..The authors offer opinions that challenge the ethical issues and attempt to overcome those views that hinder progress in the field...
- Attitudes toward live donor kidney transplantation and its commercializationEvangelos M Mazaris
The West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College, London, UK
Clin Transplant 25:E312-9. 2011..5%, 55.6%, and 20.7% were not in support of reward, compensation only, and financial reward, respectively. While live kidney donation was accepted by the majority of individuals surveyed, only the minority approved of commercialization...
- Transporting live donor kidneys for kidney paired donation: initial national resultsD L Segev
Department of Surgery Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Am J Transplant 11:356-60. 2011..No patients experienced delayed graft function as defined by the need for dialysis in the first week. Current evidence suggests that live donor kidney transport is safe and feasible...
- [Autoaggressive donation motives in the context of living kidney donation]Uwe Wutzler
Klinik für Psychotherapie und Psychosomatische Medizin, Asklepios Fachklinikum Stadtroda, Bahnhofstr 1a, 07646 Stadtroda
Z Psychosom Med Psychother 56:419-28. 2010..Which psychodiagnostic criteria indicate artificial donation motives at work in living organ donation?..
- Virtual crossmatch approach to maximize matching in paired kidney donationP Ferrari
Department of Nephrology, Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
Am J Transplant 11:272-8. 2011..The more prudent approach of excluding from matching recipients with DSA with >2000MFI reduces the probability of matched pairs having a positive crossmatch without significantly decreasing the number of possible transplants...
- Managing organ transplantation, the ultimate public resourceG Carney
The Canberra Hospital, Renal Unit, Woden Valley Specialist Centre, Canberra, ACT, Australia
Intern Med J 40:308-9. 2010....
- Incentive compatibility in kidney exchange problemsSilvia Villa
Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita degli Studi di Genova, Via Dodecaneso, 35, 16146 Genova, Italy
Health Care Manag Sci 12:351-62. 2009....
- Paired kidney donations to expand the living donor poolPaolo Ferrari
Department of Nephrology, Fremantle Hospital, Perth, Australia
J Nephrol 22:699-707. 2009....
- Blood donation in Chile: Replacement and volunteer donorsClaudia Herrera
Centro de Sangre Concepción, Barros Arana 1111, Concepcion, Chile
Biologicals 38:36-8. 2010..There are two regions in the country, Bio Bio and Valparaíso, where Regional Blood Centers are located, that have put in place several strategies in order to obtain better results...
- Pushing the dead into the next reproductive frontier: post mortem gamete retrieval under the uniform anatomical gift actBethany Spielman
Medical Humanities and Health Law, Southern Illinois University, USA
J Law Med Ethics 37:331-43. 2009....
- Ethical issues in live donor kidney transplant: views of medical and nursing staffEvangelos M Mazaris
West London Renal and Transplant Centre, Imperial College Kidney and Transplant Institute, Hammersmith Hospital, DuCane Road, London W12 0HS, UK
Exp Clin Transplant 7:1-7. 2009..The ongoing development of live donor kidney transplant has generated many ethical dilemmas. It is important to be aware of the attitudes of transplant professionals involved in this practice...
- Associations between maternal older age, family environment and parent and child wellbeing in families using assisted reproductive techniques to conceiveJ Boivin
School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT, Wales, United Kingdom
Soc Sci Med 68:1948-55. 2009....
- Gamete donation: parents' experiences of searching for their child's donor siblings and donorT Freeman
Centre for Family Research, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, Free School Lane, Cambridge CB2 3RF, UK
Hum Reprod 24:505-16. 2009..This study investigates the new phenomenon of parents of donor offspring searching for and contacting their child's 'donor siblings' (i.e. donor offspring conceived by the same donor) and donor...
- Hurdles, barriers, and successes of a national living donor kidney exchange programMarry de Klerk
Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Transplantation 86:1749-53. 2008..Living donor kidney exchange is now performed in several countries. However, no information is available on the practical problems inherent to these programs. Here, we describe our experiences with 276 couples enrolled in the Dutch program...
- Informed consent to donate embryos for research purposesErin Nelson
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 30:824-36. 2008..To develop guidance for clinicians participating in the informed choice process with respect to the donation of human embryos for research purposes...
- KidneyMatch.com: the ethics of solicited organ donationsRichard H Dees
University of Rochester, Rochester, NewYork, USA
J Clin Ethics 19:141-9. 2008
- Is there a duty to create saviour siblings?H C Werner Wolbert
Department of Practical Theology, Moral Theology, University of Salzburg, Universitatsplatz 1, A 5020 Salzburg, Austria
Hum Reprod Genet Ethics 14:22-8. 2008
- Saviour-sibling and the psychological, ethical and judicial issues that it creates: should English and French legislators close the Pandora's Box?Allane Madanamoothoo
Eur J Health Law 18:293-303. 2011....
- UNOS: the faithless trusteeLloyd R Cohen
George Mason University School of Law, USA
Am J Bioeth 5:13-4. 2005
- Anesthetic management of a pregnant living related liver donorK-H Chen
Department of Anesthesiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan, China
Int J Obstet Anesth 15:149-51. 2006..While this isolated case demonstrated that living related liver donation can be performed successfully with a pregnant donor, it should be undertaken only when there is absolutely no other donor and the recipient is in urgent need...
- Examining the potential exploitation of UNOS policiesSheldon Zink
University of Pennsylvania, USA
Am J Bioeth 5:6-10. 2005..These policies are not only unethical but threaten the balance and success of the entire UNOS system. This paper proposes one possible solution, which seeks to balance the concepts of justice and utility...
- Attitudes of minority patients with end-stage renal disease regarding ABO-incompatible list-paired exchangesP D Ackerman
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, USA
Am J Transplant 6:83-8. 2006..If our findings are confirmed in a more diverse randomly selected sample, then the UNOS variances that permit these exchanges should be reconsidered...
- Directed donation: what is a transplant center to do?Debera Palmeri
Hartford Hospital Transplant Program, Hartford, CT, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 32:701-2. 2005
- The first 'designer baby': the role of narratives, cliches and metaphors in the year 2000 media debateBrigitte Nerlich
Institute for the Study of Genetics, Biorisks and Society (IGBiS, University of Nottingham, University Park Campus, Nottingham NG7 2RD, UK
Sci Cult (Lond) 12:471-98. 2003
- Organ trafficking: scope and ethical dilemmaEytan Mor
Department of Transplantation, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqva 49100, Israel
Curr Diab Rep 5:294-9. 2005..This program, together with uncompromised penalties, would hopefully eradicate organ trafficking...
- Umbilical cord stem cellsKenneth J Moise
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7516, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:1393-407. 2005..Directed donation of cord blood should be considered when there is a specific diagnosis of a disease within a family known to be amenable to stem cell transplantation...
- Public solicitation of organ donorsRobert Steinbrook
N Engl J Med 353:441-4. 2005
- Response: living donor liver transplantationM Veera Prasad
Medical Services, Global Hospital, Hyderabad 500 004, India
Indian J Med Ethics 2:91-3. 2005
- Practical ethics. Organ donors by InternetHank Fanelli
Hosp Health Netw 79:22. 2005
- Direct organ solicitation deserves reconsiderationJ P Lott
J Med Ethics 31:558. 2005
- Preimplantation genetic diagnosis: the ethics of intermediate casesGuido de Wert
Institute for Bioethics, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Hum Reprod 20:3261-6. 2005..These cases illustrate that the traditional dichotomy between the medical model on the one hand and the 'designer' or autonomy model on the other hand is simplistic--they represent an intermediate category...
- Non-family directed donation: the perils of policy-makingBethany J Spielman
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, USA
Am J Bioeth 5:24-6. 2005
- Who is really hurt anyway? The problem of soliciting designated organ donationsChristopher Robertson
Harvard University Law School, USA
Am J Bioeth 5:16-7. 2005
- Attitudes towards gamete donation among couples undergoing in vitro fertilizationT Oskarsson
Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith Hospital, London
Br J Obstet Gynaecol 98:351-6. 1991..Provision of nonidentifying information about the donor to the recipient couple was acceptable to almost 70% whereas 40% found giving the same information to the child acceptable...
- Members first: the ethics of donating organs and tissues to groupsTimothy F Murphy
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 15:50-9. 2006
- Live organ donation: social context, clinical encounter, and the psychology of communicationOwen S Surman
Departments of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Psychosomatics 46:1-6. 2005..The field of communication psychology lends to the understanding of coercion and to the importance of donors possessing a status of patient-hood in the classical Hippocratic condition...
- Changing the donation cultureDavid Crouch
Nurs Times 99:40-1. 2003
- The allocation of organs donated by altruistic strangersDavid Steinberg
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, Massachusetts 01805, USA
Ann Intern Med 145:197-203. 2006..Altruistic strangers should be educated to allocate their donated organs according to a prudent balance of equity and utility rather than their emotional response to a particular patient's plight, identity, or circumstances...
- Should people who donate a kidney to a stranger be permitted to choose their recipients? Views of the United States publicAaron Spital
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, USA
Transplantation 76:1252-6. 2003..On the other hand, some authors have argued that anonymous donors should be allowed to select their recipients. This study was designed to explore public attitudes toward this issue...
- A nondirected kidney donation and its consequences: personal experience of a transplant surgeonJochem Hoyer
Transplantation 76:1264-5. 2003..The author experienced some unpleasant professional consequences of his act but, nevertheless, is convinced that he had taken the right step when deciding to give a kidney to a stranger...
- Outcomes of commercial renal transplantation: a Canadian experienceG V Ramesh Prasad
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Renal Transplant Program, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Transplantation 82:1130-5. 2006..CONCLUSION: Patients considering this method of acquiring live-donated kidneys should be counseled of the inherent risks and possible adverse outcomes including diminished dialysis-free survival...
- Autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation for myelodysplastic syndromeTheo de Witte
Department of Hematology, University Medical Centre Radboud, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Blood Rev 21:49-59. 2007..Further development of accurate prognostic classification systems will allow a risk-adapted strategy for an individual patient...
- Genetic ties: are they morally binding?Giuliana Fuscaldo
Centre for the Study of Health and Society, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Bioethics 20:64-76. 2006..I argue that under some conditions the obligations generated by freely and foreseeably causing a child to exist can be justifiably transferred to others...
- Audit of a paediatric directed donation programmeM I Knuckey
Department of Laboratory Services, Women's and Children's Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 39:364-7. 2003..In continuing the programme, appropriateness of referral needs to be refined to reduce wastage rates...
- Having one child to save another: a tale of two familiesDavid Wasserman
Institute for Philosophy and Public Policy, School of Public Affairs, University of Maryland, USA
Philos Public Policy Q 23:21-7. 2003
- Overcoming Nutritional Barriers in Hemodialysis PtntsAshwini Sehgal; Fiscal Year: 2006..Overcoming specific barriers may lead not only to improved nutritional status but also to better patient survival, decreased health care costs, and increased quality of life. ..
- Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular CarcinomaRichard Freeman; Fiscal Year: 2005..Furthermore, these analyses will serve to support future developments of prospective clinical trials. ..
- ISCHEMIC INJURY IN CADAVER DONORS FOR LUNG TRANSPLANTThomas Egan; Fiscal Year: 2003..This will facilitate the introduction of lung retrieval for transplant from NHBDs, which has the potential to extend the lives of thousands of Americans suffering with a variety of lung diseases. ..
- ALLOIMMUNIZATION TO PATERNAL LEUKOCYTES FOR HDNKenneth Moise; Fiscal Year: 2002..A monocyte monolayer assay will be performed using the spleens and sensitized red cells of the pups from the three serial breedings to determine the level of phagocytosis of the fetal reticuloendothelial system. ..
- OVERCOMING BARRIERS TO ADEQUATE DELIVERY OF HEMODIALYSISAshwini Sehgal; Fiscal Year: 2001..Overcoming specific barriers may lead not only to improved dialysis adequacy but also to better patient survival and decreased health care costs. ..