Vascularized composite allotransplantation at a crossroad.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Vascularized composite allotransplantation is a relatively young field that has shown significant growth in the past decade. The subspecialty offers opportunities that are not available with solid organ transplants. However, the field also faces significant hurdles in increasing clinical volumes. The development of innovative immune-reduction strategies will likely determine the pace and direction of growth in the field in the years to come.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ravindra, KV; Xu, H; Ildstad, ST

Published Date

  • November 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 43 / 9

Start / End Page

  • 3501 - 3503

PubMed ID

  • 22099829

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1873-2623

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.transproceed.2011.10.011


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States