- Two New Approaches to Liver Transplantation: One Organ, Two Patients... Merz, Beverly // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/7/89, Vol. 262 Issue 1, p14
Reports on the approach of dividing a single liver among two pediatric patients as a way to compensate for a shortage of donor organs for small children. Presentation on the approach during a meeting of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons in Chicago, Illinois; Performance of the...
- Cognitive Development and Learning in the Pediatric Organ Transplant Recipient. Hobbs, Steven A.; Sexson, Sandra B. // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Feb1993, Vol. 26 Issue 2
Examines several studies concerning the neurocognitive changes following organ transplantation in pediatric end-stage renal and liver disease. Methodological problems regarding subject selection, measurement issues and experimental control problems; Neurocognitive benefits associated with organ...
- THE COSMO POST. Dubin, Julie Weingarden; Ruderman, Zoë // Cosmopolitan;Jan2009, Vol. 246 Issue 1, p92
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of being the recipient of a liver transplant.
- Pregnant women wanted for morning sickness study. // Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;1996, Issue 76, p16
Focuses on the Motherisk Program of the Hospital for Sick Children of Toronto's international study of the health problems caused by nausea and vomiting in pregnancy. Aim at determining the consequences of nausea to the health of mother and child; Contact information.
- Cancer Treatment During Pregnancy: There's Strength in Numbers for Researchers. Beidler, Nora // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;03/01/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p372
Reports on the international registry of cases of cancer in pregnancy initiated by the Motherisk program at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario. How the program works for both physicians and patients; Comments from Michael Lishner, co-director of Motherisk's Consortium of Cancer...
- Manage myelomeningocele patients aggressively. // Urology Times;Feb96, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p22
Reports on the treatment of myelomeningocele patients at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario. Need for aggressive management of vesicoureteral reflux; Treatment used in resolving reflux; Protection of patients' upper tract.
- Pediatric liver transplantation. Spada, Marco; Riva, Silvia; Maggiore, Giuseppe; Cintorino, Davide; Gridelli, Bruno; Torbenson, Michael // World Journal of Gastroenterology;2/14/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p648
In previous decades, pediatric liver transplantation has become a state-of-the-art operation with excellent success and limited mortality. Graft and patient survival have continued to improve as a result of improvements in medical, surgical and anesthetic management, organ availability,...
- Liver Transplantation in Children. Rosenthal, Philip; Podesta, Luis; Sher, Linda; Makowka, Leonard // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Apr1994, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p480
Presents information on the indications and contraindications for liver transplantation in children. Symptoms of a potential candidate for liver transplantation; Discussion of the diseases appropriate for liver transplantation; Dilemma in the use of scarce organs in children with significant...
- Early Postoperative Complications of Pediatric Liver Transplantation. IMANIEH, MOHAMMAD HADI; ERJAEE, ASMA; DEHGHANI, SEYED MOHSEN; BAHADOR, ALI; MALEK-HOSSEINI, SEYED ALI // Indian Pediatrics;Dec2009, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p1088
We reviewed records of 35 pediatric liver transplant recipients who were operated at the Shiraz Organ Transplant Center between April 1998 and April 2005 to gather demographic data, primary diagnosis, duration of hospital stay, source of graft, mortality, and surgical (vascular, biliary, fluid...