Posts Tagged ‘Extended criteria donor’

October 6, 2013

Ten Year Experience with Extended Criteria Cardiac Transplantation


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Given the limitation of donor hearts, extended criteria cardiac transplantation (ECCT) strategies have been formally adopted at a number of transplant centers. The premise of ECCT is to match patients who fall outside traditional listing criteria (such as age 65 or older or significant co-morbidities including significant renal insufficiency, peripheral arterial disease including carotid artery […]

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