Liver Transplantation in 2016: An Update.


Journal Article

Liver transplantation is a lifesaving intervention for patients with decompensated cirrhosis, certain malignancies, and genetic disorders associated with disordered liver metabolism. This commentary will discuss the indications for liver transplantation, the evaluation of liver transplant candidates, prioritization of candidates on the waiting list, and post-transplant care.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Berg, CL

Published Date

  • May 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 77 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 194 - 197

PubMed ID

  • 27154889

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27154889

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0029-2559

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.18043/ncm.77.3.194


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States