Published in 1984: The premise upon which this book was written was that only and exclusively personal experience in microsurgical operations and their effects on tissue or organ function could be presented.
Provides transplant professionals with a step-wise approach to abdominal organ retrieval and bench surgery, illustrating complex anatomical situations and providing practice points and decision algorithms. A go-to reference for transplant surgeons, trainees and fellows, as well as for other professionals involved in abdominal organ transplantation.
Organ transplantation is now an established treatment for patients with organ failure. Transplantation is taught on all medical student curricula and is part of specialty training in medicine and surgery.
Written by experts at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, the second edition of Manual of Stem Cell and Bone Marrow Transplantation is a practical pocket manual for all members of the stem cell and bone marrow transplant team. The contents are handily arranged in outline format for maximum usefulness and convenience.
With a focus on technical efficiency, this book takes you step by step through every aspect of solid organ transplantation surgery. Using concise text, full-color illustrations, and operative images, it provides coverage of deceased and living donation, as well as liver, kidney, pancreas, and lung transplantation.
Although the history of organ transplant has its roots in ancient Christian mythology, it is only in the past fifty years that body parts from a dead person have successfully been procured and transplanted into a living person. This book offers a critical work on transplantation policies.
Synthesizes the wide-ranging concepts essential to transfusion and transplantation science and presents them within the practical framework of the hospital banking and transplantation centre, providing you with the knowledge and skills to specialize in this discipline.