Report card on renal transplantation

Geddes, Colin C.; Cardella, Carl J.
February 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/22/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 4, p539
Academic Journal
Discusses renal transplantation and its benefits and shortcomings as compared with dialysis for patients with end-stage renal failure. History of renal transplantation and the barriers which were overcome in making it practical; Problems and benefits of transplantation; Conclusions about transplantation and outlook for improving patient survival and organ donation rates.


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