Attitudes to kidney donation among primary care patients in rural Crete, Greece
- Poorer Results with Older Donor Kidneys in Older Recipients. // Kidney;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p259
Analyzes outcomes of renal transplantation (RT) in recipients greater than 60 years old. Overall one- and five-year patient survival in RT recipients; Issue whether to utilize older kidneys preferentially in older recipients despite the overall outcomes of RT in older recipients being reasonable.
- Europe needs more kidney transplants from living and dead donors. Watson, Rory // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;3/17/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7848, p6
The article reports on the statement made by the European Kidney Health Alliance regarding the need for donations in Europe.
- Game for a kidney. Appleby, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/1/88, Vol. 297 Issue 6652, p813
Investigates the cooperation of 33 transplant centers in Great Britain regarding the transplant of kidney. Optimization of the use of scarce resource of donated kidneys; Evidence of lack of cooperation among transplant centers; Expensiveness of the cost of exchanging kidneys.
- the Kindness of Strangers. Schindehette, Susan; Foster, J. Todd // People;8/27/2001, Vol. 56 Issue 9, p54
Focuses on the donation of kidneys by David Hunt and Will Stoelting for each other's wives, Cristina Hunt and Jennifer Stoelting, who needed kidney transplants.
- EDITOR'S CHOICE. Kidneys wanted. Godlee, Fiona // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;11/19/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7832, preceding p1019
The article offers information on the clinical review included in the November 2011 issue of the "British Medical Journal" (BMJ). It states that authors of the clinical review have concluded the 8% increase number of people engage in renal replacement therapy worldwide every year. Meanwhile, it...
- I donated my kidney to a stranger. Bronsdon, Linda // Self;Feb2001, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p44
Presents the story of a woman who donated one of her kidneys to a stranger. What prompted her to donate her kidney; How she chose the recipient of her kidney; Result of the kidney transplant.
- Prospective Survey of Availability of Cadaveric Kidneys for Transplantation. Dombey, S.L.; Knapp, M.S. // British Medical Journal;5/31/1975, Vol. 2 Issue 5969, p482
Reports the survey of the availability of cadaveric kidneys for transplantation in Great Britain. Identification of potential kidney donors per annum; Reasons for failure to donate kidneys; Statistics on renal transplantation cases.
- Failing Donor Kidney Regains Function in Second Recipient. // Renal & Urology News;Jun2012, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p8
The article reports on the transfer of a failed renal allograft from a 27-year-old man to a 66-year-old man showing regained function of the allograft immediately after retransplantation.
- Excellent Outcome Possible with 'Unwanted' Kidneys. // Kidney;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p216
Discusses the abstract of a study entitled 'A review of the kidneys that nobody wanted: Determinants of optimal outcome,' by C.M. Lee, J.D. Scandling, M. Pavlakis and others, published in the 1998 issue of 'Transplantation.'