The Liver Match is an observational cohort study that prospectively enrolled liver transplantations performed at 20 out of 21 Italian Transplant Centres between June 2007 and May 2009. Aim of the study is to investigate the impact of donor/recipient matching on outcomes. In this report we describe the study methodology and provide a cross-sectional description of donor and recipient characteristics and of graft allocation.

Liver Match, a prospective observational cohort study on liver transplantation in Italy : study design and current practice of donor-recipient matching / M. Angelico, U. Cillo, S. Fagiuoli, A. Gasbarrini, C. Gavrila, T. Marianelli, A.N. Costa, A. Nardi, M. Strazzabosco, P. Burra, S. Agnes, U. Baccarani, F. Calise, M. Colledan, O. Cuomo, L. De Carlis, M. Donataccio, G.M. Ettorre, G.E. Gerunda, B. Gridelli, L. Lupo, V. Mazzaferro, A. Pinna, A. Risaliti, M. Salizzoni, G. Tisone, U. Valente, G. Rossi, M. Rossi, F. Zamboni. - In: DIGESTIVE AND LIVER DISEASE. - ISSN 1590-8658. - 43:2(2011 Feb), pp. 155-164. [10.1016/j.dld.2010.11.002]

Liver Match, a prospective observational cohort study on liver transplantation in Italy : study design and current practice of donor-recipient matching

V. Mazzaferro;G. Rossi;
2011-02

Abstract

The Liver Match is an observational cohort study that prospectively enrolled liver transplantations performed at 20 out of 21 Italian Transplant Centres between June 2007 and May 2009. Aim of the study is to investigate the impact of donor/recipient matching on outcomes. In this report we describe the study methodology and provide a cross-sectional description of donor and recipient characteristics and of graft allocation.
donor; liver transplant; recipient
Settore MED/18 - Chirurgia Generale
Article (author)
File in questo prodotto:
File Dimensione Formato  
RossiMazzaferro_LiverMatch.pdf

accesso riservato

Tipologia: Publisher's version/PDF
Dimensione 709.44 kB
Formato Adobe PDF
709.44 kB Adobe PDF   Visualizza/Apri   Richiedi una copia
Pubblicazioni consigliate

Caricamento pubblicazioni consigliate

I documenti in IRIS sono protetti da copyright e tutti i diritti sono riservati, salvo diversa indicazione.

Utilizza questo identificativo per citare o creare un link a questo documento: http://hdl.handle.net/2434/203549
Citazioni
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.pmc??? 10
  • Scopus 63
  • ???jsp.display-item.citation.isi??? 61
social impact