*Tacrolimus

Staatz, CE; Tett, SE (2004). "Clinical pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of tacrolimus in solid organ transplantation". ... is an immunosuppressive drug used mainly after allogeneic organ transplant to lower the risk of organ rejection. It achieves ... Clinical outcome is better with tacrolimus than with ciclosporin during the first year of liver transplantation. Long-term ... Tacrolimus was first approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 1994 for use in liver transplantation; this has been ...

*United Kingdom Model for End-Stage Liver Disease

The UKELD score was developed in 2008 to aid in the selection of patients for liver transplantation in the U.K. Model for End- ... Asrani SK, Kim WR (May 2010). "Organ allocation for chronic liver disease: model for end-stage liver disease and beyond". Curr ... It is used in the United Kingdom to help determine the need for liver transplantation. It was developed from the MELD score, ... February 2008). "Selection of patients for liver transplantation and allocation of donated livers in the UK". Gut. 57 (2): 252- ...

*Liver transplantation

The most common technique is orthotopic transplantation, in which the native liver is removed and replaced by the donor organ ... Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is the replacement of a diseased liver with the healthy liver from another ... A major advance in pediatric liver transplantation was the development of reduced size liver transplantation, in which a ... Before transplantation, liver-support therapy might be indicated (bridging-to-transplantation). Artificial liver support like ...

*Ethics of organ transplantation

In bioethics, ethics of organ transplantation refers to the ethical concerns on organ transplantation procedures . Both the ... Organ harvesting from live people is one of the most frequently discussed debate topic in organ transplantation. The World ... There are fewer debates on animal sources, as historically laboratory animals have been used to develop organ transplantation ... Organ trafficking and transplantation pose new challenges, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, Volume 82, Number 9, ...

*Organ transplantation in Japan

... is regulated by the 1997 Organ Transplant Law which legalized organ procurement from "brain dead ... "Organ Transplantation and Brain-Death in Japan". www.bioethics.jp. Retrieved 2010-07-05. "Japan Organ Transplant Network The ... After an early involvement in organ transplantation that was on a par with developments in the rest of the world, attitudes in ... "Japan Organ Transplant Network Organ Transplanting in Japan". www.jotnw.or.jp. Retrieved 2010-07-05. "BBC News". news.bbc.co.uk ...

*Organ transplantation in Israel

... has historically been low compared to other Western countries due to a common belief that organ ... Organ donation and transplantation, Orit Brawer Ben-David, p.143, Greenwood Publishing Group, 2005 Organ donation to get ... In addition, the law criminalizes organ trafficking, receiving compensation for organs, or acting as an organ broker. This law ... According to organ trade expert Nancy Scheper-Hughes of Organ Watch (in 2001), Israel had become a "pariah" in the organ ...

*Organ transplantation in China

... organ donation from voluntary civilian organ donors has become the only legitimate source of organ transplantations", and ... "Current Situation of Organ Donation and Transplantation in China" of the Institute of Organ Transplantation, Tongji Hospital, ... chairman of the National Organ Donation and Transplantation Committee, noted that there were 10,057 organ transplantation ... Organ transplantation in China has taken place since the 1960s, and is one of the largest organ transplant programmes in the ...

*National Organ, Tissue and Cell Transplantation Policy in Malaysia

"National Organ, Tissue and Cell Transplantation Policy" (ODF). Malaysian Society of Transplantation. Transplantation Services ... The National Organ, Tissue and Cell Transplantation Policy is a policy that was formulated by the Surgical and Emergency ... Its main objective is to spread correct information and increase awareness on organ donation and transplantation in Malaysia. ... corporate bodies as well as the media to spread information on organ donation and transplantation to the public. Medical ...

*National Organization for Organ and Tissues Donation and Transplantation (Lebanon)

To provide locally retrieved organs and tissues to patients in need of organ and tissue transplantation. To implement a ... Lebanese Model for Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation: Define the criteria of donation and transplantation in ... and transplantation To promote organ and tissue donation by continuous awareness campaigns for the public Introduce organ and ... اللجنة الوطنية لوهب وزرع الأعضاء و الأنسجة National Organization For Organ & Tissue Donation & Transplantation "About Us , NOD- ...

*The New Atlantis (journal)

"Organ transplantation". Retrieved December 6, 2012. Nicol, Caitrin (Fall 2007). "Shot in the Dark". The New Atlantis. Schulman ... organ and tissue donation, the purported link between vaccines and autism, and informed consent. Articles on these issues often ...

*Pharmacy residency

Solid Organ Transplantation; Transition of Care. The PGY2 year further trains the pharmacist with symptoms, treatments (both ...

*Peter Medawar

This became the foundation of tissue and organ transplantation. He and Burnet shared the 1960 Nobel Prize in Physiology or ... Kenéz, J. (April 1975). "Medawar and organ transplantation". Orvosi Hetilap. 116 (16): 931-34. PMID 1090878. Sulek, K. (March ... For his works in immunology he is regarded as the "father of transplantation". He is remembered for his wit in real life and ... Park, Hyung Wook (2010). "'The shape of the human being as a function of time': time, transplantation, and tolerance in Peter ...

*Arthur Caplan

During his time at Minnesota he was particularly active on issues relating to organ transplantation and genetics, and worked ... Caplan, A. (29 January 2014). "Bioethics of Organ Transplantation". Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Medicine. 4 (3): a015685 ... helping to create the system for distributing organs in the U.S.; and advising on the content of the National Organ Transplant ... "Functional Status and Survival After Kidney Transplantation". Transplantation Journal. 97 (2): 189-195. doi:10.1097/TP. ...

*Renal artery stenosis

Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation. John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 9781444312737. "Treatment of hypertension in patients with renal ...

*Pankaj Chandak

"Immunology of Organ Transplantation". en.ustc.findplus.cn (in Chinese). Retrieved 2017-07-31. ... "From kings to keyholes: surgical innovation in organ transplantation , British Science Festival". British Science Festival. ... Immunology of Organ Transplantation. Surgery. July 2014. "The Magazine of The City of London School Alumni Association Autumn ... 3D printing and machine perfusion technology in organ transplantation. Chandak directed his transplant team and acted alongside ...

*K. R. Palaniswamy

He chaired the Mid-Term ISG Conference of 2014 and serves as a National Faculty of the Indian Society of Organ Transplantation ... "National Faculty Details". Indian Society of Organ Transplantation. 2016. Retrieved 26 August 2016. "Awards and Accolades". ...

*Beating heart cadaver

Organ recovery from beating heart cadavers has remained ambiguous to the public. There is a guideline for organ transplantation ... It states that organ donors must be dead before removing the organs, and removing the organs is not the cause of death. This ... "organ recovery". Many organs can be extracted, and many lives can be saved by one body. The bodies are generally those of organ ... As a result, the period of time in which the organs may be used for transplantation is extended. The heart contains pacemaker ...

*Iradj Fazel

He specialized in organ transplantation. Fazel is a full professor at the medical school of National University of Iran. He is ... and president of Iranian Society for Organ Transplantation. He is also the founder of Iranian Academy of Medical Sciences and ... Transplantation Proceedings. 39 (4): 824-5. doi:10.1016/j.transproceed.2007.04.018. PMID 17524823. Fazel, I; Pourshams, A; ...

*Ischemic hepatitis

Textbook of Organ Transplantation Set. John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 9781118889626. Irwin, Richard S.; Rippe, James M. (2012-03-28). ...

*Miniature pig

... and as a source of organs for organ transplantation. These comparatively smaller pigs were easier to work with than larger pig ... New York: Plenum Press Cooper, David K. C. (2017-03-08). "A brief history of cross-species organ transplantation". Proceedings ... ISBN 1-56044-877-6. Sachs, DH; Galli, C (2009). "Genetic Manipulation in Pigs". Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 14 (2 ... For example, scientists are working on studying the possibility of utilizing pig hearts for human heart organ transplants, and ...

*Kim Solez

Organ Transplantation: Long-Term Results (1992) Solid Organ Transplant Rejection: Mechanisms, Pathology, and Diagnosis (1996) ... ISBN 978-0-8247-8225-2. Leendert C. Paul; Kim Solez (21 July 1992). Organ Transplantation: Long-Term Results. Taylor & Francis ... ISBN 978-0-8247-8599-4. Kim Solez; Lorraine C. Racusen; Margaret E. Billingham (5 February 1996). Solid Organ Transplant ... "set standards worldwide for how biopsies from kidney and other solid organ transplants are interpreted". As chair of the ...

*Tofacitinib

Textbook of Organ Transplantation Set. John Wiley & Sons. pp. 245-. ISBN 978-1-118-88962-6. Wojciechowski, D; Vincenti, F ( ... Zand, Martin S. (July 2013). "Tofacitinab in Renal Transplantation". Transplantation Reviews. 27 (3): 85-89. doi:10.1016/j.trre ... Myrvang, H (26 June 2012). "Transplantation: Tofacitinib safe and effective in renal transplant recipients". Nature Reviews. ... World Journal of Transplantation. 2 (4): 51-68. doi:10.5500/WJT.v2.i4.51. PMC 3782235 . PMID 24175197. "FDA approves Xeljanz ...

*Xenotransplantation

Platt JL, Cascalho M (2013). "New and old technologies for organ replacement". Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 18 (2 ... None of the major religions object to the use of genetically modified pig organs for life-saving transplantation. In general, ... This technique has also been proposed as an alternative source of human organs for future transplantation into human patients. ... Xenotransplantation (xenos- from the Greek meaning "foreign"), is the transplantation of living cells, tissues or organs from ...

*Polymer sponge

Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. 14 (4): 326-331. doi:10.1097/MOT.0b013e32832ce88e. ISSN 1531-7013. PMID 19448538. " ... various complications may be averted by the use of techniques like bone marrow transplantation, blood transfusion, T lymphocyte ...

*Adrian Kantrowitz

Klein, A. A., Lewis, C. J., & Madsen, J. C. (2011). Organ Transplantation: A Clinical Guide. p.116. Cambridge University Press ... Heart Transplantation in Man: Developmental Studies and Report of a Case, JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association), ... As part of Kantrowitz's research for this project, he conceived of ABO-incompatible heart transplantation, though it would be ... MAJOR MEDICAL MILESTONES LEADING UP TO THE FIRST HUMAN HEART TRANSPLANTATION, Kate Elzinga, from Proceedings of the 18th Annual ...

*Body broker

Whereas the market for organ transplantation is heavily regulated in the United States, the use of cadaver parts for research, ...

*Nightlight Christian Adoptions

David Petechuk, Organ Transplantation 122 (2006); Belluck, Crusade. Belluck,Adopt. "Nightlight Christian Adoptions". ...