Expanding the pool of kidney donors: use of kidneys with acute renal dysfunction

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Matos, Ana Cristina Carvalho de; Requião-Moura, Lúcio Roberto; Clarizia, Gabriela; Durão Junior, Marcelino de Souza; Tonato, Eduardo José; Chinen, Rogério; Arruda, Érika Ferraz de; Filiponi, Thiago Corsi; Pires, Luciana Mello de Mello Barros; Bertocchi, Ana Paula Fernandes; Pacheco-Silva, Alvaro;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Instituto Israelita de Ensino e Pesquisa Albert Einstein
  • Subject: Kidney transplantation | Delayed graft function | Graft survival | Renal insufficiency | Tissue donors | Transplante de rim | Função retardada do enxerto | Sobrevivência de enxerto | Insuficiência renal | Doadores de tecidos

ABSTRACT Given the shortage of organs transplantation, some strategies have been adopted by the transplant community to increase the supply of organs. One strategy is the use of expanded criteria for donors, that is, donors aged >60 years or 50 and 59 years, and meeting... View more
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