Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Organ Donation and Transplantation

Edited by Vassil Mihaylov

Military Medical Academy

This book brings together knowledge from different fields of science and presents advances in organ transplantation and donation. It uses a multidisciplinary approach to examine the complex issues of the transplant process. Written by experts in the field, this volume is suitable for medical specialists and medical students alike.

Order hardcopy
Organ Donation and TransplantationEdited by Vassil Mihaylov

Published: March 31st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87319

ISBN: 978-1-83962-545-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-531-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-549-7

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

695 Total Chapter Downloads


Open access peer-reviewed

1. Pathophysiological Changes and Systemic Inflammation in Brain Dead Organ Donors: Effect on Graft Quality

By Neva Bezeljak and Željka Večerić-Haler


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Organ Donation and Transplantation in Sub-Saharan Africa: Opportunities and Challenges

By Ifeoma Ulasi, Chinwuba Ijoma, Ngozi Ifebunandu, Ejikeme Arodiwe, Uchenna Ijoma, Julius Okoye, Ugochi Onu, Chimezie Okwuonu, Sani Alhassan and Obinna Onodugo


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Surgical Techniques of Multiorgan Procurement from a Deceased Donor

By Farzad Kakaei


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Thoracic Organ Procurement during Multi-Organ Retrieval

By Suresh Keshavamurthy, Vipin Dulam, Eros Leotta, Mohammed A. Kashem and Yoshiya Toyoda


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Pathology of Intestinal Transplantation: Rejection and a Case of Tolerance

By Tatsuaki Tsuruyama


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Regulatory T Cells in the Mosaic of Liver Transplantation Tolerance

By Velislava Terzieva, Yordanka Uzunova, Radosvet Gornev and Lubomir Spassov


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Coupling and Deviating of Altruism-Voluntariness Relationship in Organ Transplantation

By Mesut Güvenbaş and Omur Sayligil


Open access peer-reviewed

8. Future Prospects of Organ Transplantation

By Mehmet Nur Altinörs


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£119

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax of 5%. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase