TITLE

The future of children's renal transplantation

AUTHOR(S)
Marks, Stephen D.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Renal Nursing;2010, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p213
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the current scenario in the treatment of paediatric chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal failure (ESRF), and highlights several plans which can help increase the number of kidney transplants for children in the future. He states that pre-emptive renal transplantation is the best form of therapy for children, and mentions his work with the National Health Service Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) to improve the chances of children receiving well-matched kidneys.
ACCESSION #
60208197

 

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