Orthotopic liver transplantation: the first 60 patients

Calne, R.Y.; Williams, Roger
February 1977
British Medical Journal;2/19/1977, Vol. 1 Issue 6059, p471
Academic Journal
Investigates the orthotopic liver transplantation in patients treated in Cambridge, England. Indications for orthotopic transplantation in first 60 patients treated; Details on high incidence of fatal complications of biliary drainage in patients; Analysis of survival results according to year of operation.


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