Survival of patients identified as candidates for intestinal transplantation:a 3-year prospective follow-up

Pironi, Loris, Forbes, Alastair, Joly, Francisca, Colomb, Virginie, Lyszkowska, Malgorzata, Van Gossum, André, Baxter, Janet, Thul, Paul, Hébuterne, Xavier, Gambarara, Manuela, Gottrand, Frederic, Moreno Villares, José M, Messing, Bernard, Goulet, Olivier, Staun, Michael and , Home Artificial Nutrition Working Group of the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN) (2008) Survival of patients identified as candidates for intestinal transplantation:a 3-year prospective follow-up. Gastroenterology, 135 (1). pp. 61-71. ISSN 0016-5085

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Abstract

The US Medicare indications for intestinal transplantation are based on failure of home parenteral nutrition. The American Society of Transplantation also includes patients at high risk of death from their primary disease or with high morbidity intestinal failure. A 3-year prospective study evaluated the appropriateness of these indications.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: adolescent,adult,child,child, preschool,female,follow-up studies,gastrointestinal diseases,humans,intestines,kaplan-meier estimate,male,middle aged,parenteral nutrition, home,patient selection,prospective studies,transplantation
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 06 Aug 2014 11:54
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019 15:42
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/49701
DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2008.03.043

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