Introduction to Organ Transplantation

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781848168541
  • Publisher: Imperial College Press
  • Publication date: 3/31/2012
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 350
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

1 History of Transplantation 1
2 HLA, The Human Major Histocompatibility Complex 15
3 Transplantation Immunobiology 27
4 Ethical Issues in Transplantation 43
5 Living Donor Transplantation 53
6 Skin Transplantation 61
7 Adult Renal Transplantation 73
8 Paediatric Renal Transplantation 93
9 Liver Transplantation 103
10 Heart Transplantation 121
11 Lung Transplantation 133
12 Bone Marrow Transplantation 153
13 Corneal Transplantation 167
14 Pancreas Transplantation 189
15 Small Bowel Transplantation 201
16 Maintenance of Physiological Homeostasis in Organ Donors in the ICU 211
17 Prescribing for the Transplant Patient 217
18 New Immunosuppressive Drugs in Organ Transplantation 225
19 Infection in Transplantation 237
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