Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Organ Donation and Transplantation - Current Status and Future Challenges

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Georgios Tsoulfas
Georgios Tsoulfas

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,
Greece

Published25 July 2018

Doi10.5772/intechopen.72141

ISBN978-1-78923-341-4

Print ISBN978-1-78923-340-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83881-659-9

Copyright year2018

Number of pages452

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Table of Contents

Open access  chapters

1. Organ Donation

By Young-Nam Roh

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5. The Process of Organ Donation from Non-Living Donors: A Case-Based Journey from Potential Donor Identification to Organ Procurement

By Alyssa Green, Peter G. Thomas, Rebecca Wilde-Onia, Scott J. Kohler, Joan D. Sweeney, Deborah M. Stahlnecker and Stanislaw P. Stawicki

1,218
6. Family-Centered Care to Improve Family Consent for Organ Donation

By Maria Grazia Bocci, Alessia Prestifilippo, Ciro D’Alò, Alessandro Barelli, Massimo Antonelli, Emiliano Cingolani, Alessandra Tersali, Alessandra Ionescu Maddalena and Roberta Barelli

1,211
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7. Current Situation of Organ Donation in China

By Yingzi Ming, Baoren Tu and Quan Zhuang

1,765
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8. Experimental Brain Death Models in Liver Transplantation

By Maria Eugenia Cornide-Petronio, Araní Casillas-Ramírez, Mónica B. Jiménez-Castro and Carmen Peralta

1,042
2
9. Pancreas Retrieval for Whole Organ and Islet Cell Transplantation

By Wayne J. Hawthorne, Ahmer Hameed and Henry Pleass

1,470
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10. Organ Donation Course in Medical Education Program

By Nilufer Yılmaz, Sibel Demiral and Taylan Özgür Sezer

1,260
11. Anesthesia for Liver Transplantation

By Gabriela Droc and Lavinia Jipa

1,835
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13. Pancreas Transplantation

By Pedro Ventura-Aguiar, Joana Ferrer-Fábrega and Maria José Ricart

1,833
14. Intestinal Transplantation

By Georgios Vrakas

1,365
1,253
16. Xenotransplantation

By Sean Stevens

1,274
17. Immunosuppressive Minimization Strategies in Kidney Transplantation

By Jorge Andrade-Sierra, Pedro Alejandro Vazquez-Galvan, Hernesto Hernandez-Reyes, Lydia A. Mercado-Jáuregui, Jonathan S. Chávez- Iñiguez, Eduardo González-Espinoza, Benjamin Gómez-Navarro and José I. Cerrillos-Gutiérrez

2,182
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19. Clinical and Pathological Review of Post Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders

By Seema Naik, Hong Zheng, Kevin Rakszawski, Clare Sample, Jeff Sample and Michael Bayerl

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