Procurement, preservation, and transport of cadaver kidneys.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article discusses the guidelines for brain death determination, the criteria for donor selection, the management of the cadaveric donor, the surgical techniques of isolated renal and multiorgan retrieval, methods of organ preservation, and proper transport of organs to the recipient.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Van der Werf, WJ; D'Alessandro, AM; Hoffmann, RM; Knechtle, SJ

Published Date

  • February 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 78 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 41 - 54

PubMed ID

  • 9531934

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0039-6109

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0039-6109(05)70633-2


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States