BeschreibungThe transplant physicians and surgeons at Cleveland Clinic have collaborated to produce, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation: A Practical Guide. This volume is devoted to kidney and pancreas transplantation and is well grounded in scientific principles, quantitative clinical reasoning, clinical pharmacology, tested clinical practices and overall clinical applicability. Also addressed are key aspects in the initiation, maintenance and sustained growth of viable clinical programs in kidney and pancreas transplantation. Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation: A Practical Guide will be of great value to transplant physicians as well as medical and surgical fellows who intend to pursue an interest in transplantation.
InhaltsverzeichnisChapter 1: The Immune Response to Transplanted Organs
William M. Baldwin III, Anna Valujskikh, Peter N. Lalli and Robert L. Fairchild
Chapter 2: The Histocompatibility Laboratory In Clinical Transplantation
Diane J. Pidwell, Ph.D. and Peter N. Lalli, Ph.D.
Chapter 3: Immunosuppressive Therapy In Kidney And Pancreas Transplantation
George Thomas, MD, Saul Nurko, MD, Titte R. Srinivas, MD
Chapter 4: Clinical Pharmacologic Principles and Immunosuppression
Patricia West-Thielke, PharmD, BCPS, Bruce Kaplan M.D.
Chapter 5: Pathology of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Lillian Gaber, M.D., Byron P. Croker, M.D., Ph.D.
Chapter 6: Design, Conduct, and Report of Clinical Trials of Immunosuppressive Regimens in Solid Organ Transplantation
Agnes Costello and D. Scott Batty
Chapter 7: Outcomes of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Titte R Srinivas, Herwig-Ulf Meier-Kriesche, Jesse D. Schold
Chapter 8: Medical And Surgical Evaluation Of The Adult Kidney Transplant Candidate
Richard A. Fatica, Stuart M. Flechner, Titte R Srinivas
Chapter 9: Selection and Preparation of the Pancreas Transplant Recipient
Ho-Yee Tiong, M.D., Venkatesh Krishnamurthi M.D
Chapter 10: Kidney Transplant Recipient Surgery
Daniel A Shoskes, M.D., M.Sc., FRCS (C)
Chapter 11: Issues and Surgical Techniques to Expand the Pool of Kidneys Available for Transplantation
Charles S. Modlin, III, Charles S. Modlin, Jr.
Chapter 12: Pancreas Transplantation: Surgical Techniques
Alvin C. Wee, M.D., Venkatesh Krishnamurthi, M.D.
Chapter 13: Laparoscopic Living Kidney Donation
Wesley M. White, M.D, Jihad H. Kaouk, M.D.
Chapter 14: Perioperative and Anesthetic Management in Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Management
Jerome F. O'Hara Jr., MD and Samuel A. Irefin, MD
Chapter 15: Surgical Complications After Kidney Transplantation
Stuart M. Flechner MD FACS
Chapter 16: Urological Complications after Kidney Transplantation
Islam A. Ghoneim MD, PhD, Daniel A. Shoskes MD, MSc, FRCSC
Chapter 17: Medical Management of Kidney Transplant Recipients
Vidya Vootukuru, MD, Brian Stephany, MD
Chapter 18: Infectious Complications: Prevention and Management
Robin K. Avery MD, Michelle Lard CNP, Titte R Srinivas, M.D
Chapter 19: Living Kidney Donation: Pre- and Post-Donation Evaluation and Management
Jonathan Taliercio, D.O. and Emilio D. Poggio, M.D.
Chapter 20: Psychology, Quality of Life and Rehabilitation after Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Kathy L. Koffman, MD, FAPM
Chapter 21: Kidney Allocation System for Deceased Donor Kidneys in the United States
Islam A. Ghoneim MD, PhD, David A. Goldfarb, MD
Chapter 22: Ethics of Transplantation
David A. Goldfarb, MD, Jerome O'Hara, MD
Chapter 23: Long-Term (20-40 Years) Renal Transplant Outcomes
Braun W.E., Navaneethan S., Protiva D.
Chapter 24: Quantitative Aspects of Clinical Reasoning: Measuring Endpoints and Performance
Jesse D. Schold, PhD
Chapter 25: The Business of Transplantation
Art Thomson, M.A.
From the reviews:
'In this volume, readers are presented with a comprehensive analysis of the fine-points of kidney and pancreas transplantation. This collaborative effort by the physicians and surgeons of the transplant division at the Cleveland Clinic offers readers a complete summary of surgical intervention as it pertains to kidney and pancreas surgery. ' This volume is notable because it paints a practical face on this ever-evolving sub-specialty, offering transplant surgeons and clinicians ' the latest available data on kidney and pancreas transplant procedures.' (John Aiello, The Electric Review, January, 2011)
'This comprehensive review of the field of kidney and pancreatic transplantation covers everything from donor and recipient workup and outcomes to immunosuppression to appropriate anesthesia management of patients. ' Fellows and practitioners who take care of transplant patients are the intended audience. ' This well-written book covers kidney and pancreatic transplantation from a variety of perspectives. It is an excellent resource for anyone who takes care of these patients.' (Jason R. Wellen, Doody's Review Service, February, 2011)
'The Cleveland Clinic Transplant Center has world-class experts in all areas of transplantation and most of them were involved in this textbook ' . All medical and surgical aspects of kidney and pancreas transplantation were described exhaustively, in association with various other aspects. ' Economic aspects of transplantation concluded the textbook. Undoubtedly this outstanding textbook, richly illustrated, will be useful to all physicians, whether they are certified or in-training, or involved in either kidney or pancreas transplantations.' (European Urology Today, June/July, 2011)