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Title Pancreatic transplantation / edited by Robert J. Corry, Ron Shapiro
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 467 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Outcomes after pancreatic transplantation / Ron Shapiro, Robert J. Corry, and Ngoc Thai -- 2. The effect of pancreatic transplantation on secondary complications of diabetes / Gunnar E. Tydén, Göran Solders, and Jan Bolinder -- 3. The history of pancreas transplantation / Thomas E. Starzl, Ngoc Thai, and Ron Shapiro -- 4. Evaluation of the pancreas transplant recipient / Jerry McCauley -- 5. Technical aspects of pancreatic recovery / David A. Geller, Robert J. Corry, and S. Forrest Dodson -- 6. Live donor pancreas transplantation / Miguel Tan [and others] -- 7. Anesthetic management in kidney-pancreas and isolated pancreatic transplantation / Raymond M. Planinsic and Ramona Nicolau-Raducu -- 8. Technical aspects of pancreas transplantation / Ron Shapiro, Robert J. Corry, and Ngoc Thai -- 9. Medical management after pancreas transplantation / M. Francesca Egidi -- 10. Immunobiology of allograft reject / Jennifer E. Woodward and Abdul S. Rao -- 11. Immunosuppressive agents in pancreatic transplantation / Seamus J. Teahan and Angus W. Thomson -- 12. Immunosuppression for pancreas transplantation / Amit Basu [and others] -- 13. Pancreas transplant rejection / Liise K. Kayler and Henkie P. Tan -- 14. Pathology of the Allograft pancreas / Parmjeet S. Randhawa and Anthony J. Demetris -- 15. Fine needle aspiration biopsy in kidney and pancreas transplantation / M. Francesca Egidi
16. Surgical complications after pancreatic transplantation / Cynthia A. Smetanka [and others] -- 17. Medical complications following pancreas transplantation / Joao Seda Neto [and others] -- 18. Infectious complications in pancreas transplant recipients / Eun Jeong Kwak and Shimon Kusne -- 19. Malignancy after pancreas transplantation / Michael J. Hanaway [and others] -- 20. Neurologic complications of pancreas transplantation / Benjamin H. Eidelman -- 21. Radiology aspects / Michael P. Federle [and others] -- 22. Islet cell transplantation / Cynthia A. Smetanka, Rita Bottino, and Massimo Trucco -- 23. New approaches to pig-to-man islet transplantation / W. Bennet and C.G. Groth -- 24. Pregnancy after pancreas transplantation / Velma P. Scantlebury -- 25. The role of the transplant coordinator / Deborah S. Good and Holly Woods -- 26. Pancreas transplantation at the University of Minnesota : 1966-2005 / David E.R. Sutherland [and others] -- 27. Pancreas transplantation : the University of Wisconsin experience / Jon S. Odorico, Stuart J. Knechtle, and Hans W. Sollinger
28. Experience with portal-enteric pancreas transplantation at the University of Tennessee Memphis / Robert J. Stratta [and others] -- 29. Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation at the Ohio State University / Elmahdi A. Elkhammas [and others] -- 30. Pancreatic transplantation at the University of Maryland / Benjamin Philosophe, Venkatesh Krishnamurthi, and Stephen T. Bartlett -- 31. The Northwestern University experience in pancreas transplantation / Dixon B. Kaufman -- 32. Pancreas transplantation at Indiana University : a brief overview of recent progress / Jonathan A. Fridell, Avinash Agarwal, and John A. Powelson -- 33. Pancreas transplantation : the Stockholm experience / Gunnar E. Tydén -- 34. Pancreas transplantation at the University of Louvain Saint Luc Hospital in Brussels (Belgium) and the EUROSPK trial / Jean-Paul Squifflet -- 35. Retroperitoneal pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage / Ugo Boggi [and others]
Summary Pancreatic transplantation has emerged as the single most effective means to achieve normal glucose homeostasis in patients suffering from type 1 diabetes mellitus. Standing as the most comprehensive source on pancreatic transplantation available, this guide describes short- and long-term outcomes, as well as provides authoritative chapters on patient evaluation, donor management, and recipient care; surgical procedures; and strategies for complication avoidance and control. With expert contributions from specialists at leading U.S. and international centers, this guide will stand alone as the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diabetes -- Complications.
Graft rejection.
Pancreas -- Surgery.
Pancreas -- Transplantation.
Pancreas Transplantation.
Diabetes Complications.
Graft Rejection -- complications.
Form Electronic book
Author Corry, Robert J., 1934-2002.
Shapiro, Ron, 1954-
ISBN 1420016660 (electronic bk.)
9781420016666 (electronic bk.)