October 1, 2011

Can the dropout risk of candidates with hepatocellular carcinoma predict survival after liver transplantation?


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The allocation rules for liver transplant candidates with HCC are difficult issues and in continuous evolution. In this study the authors analyze factors affecting dropout risk and post-liver transplant survival in HCC recipients, using a previous validated HCC priority score.  This will help to identify patients with good and poor outcomes.

 

Liver Transplantation

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