Management of the cadaveric donor of a renal transplant: More than optimizing renal perfusion?

Lu, Christopher Y.
August 1999
Kidney International;Aug1999, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p756
Academic Journal
Editorial. Focuses on donor factors that are important determinants of the short- and long-term outcomes of renal transplantation. Reduction of the incidence of acute rejection and improvement of renal allograft survival by the administration of catecholamines to cadaveric donors; Suggestion that the optimal management of the cadaveric donor of a renal transplant may involve more than optimizing renal perfusion.


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