Kidney & Pancreas Transplant

Kidney & Pancreas Transplant News

  • 3D Printing Can Help Guide Urological Surgeries Prior to urological surgery, 3-dimensional printing can help guide the identification of lesions and their relationships with surrounding structures, among other uses, researchers report.
  • Initial Volume Overload Tied to Death in Peritoneal Dialysis Largest study to date finds volume overload at start of peritoneal dialysis tied to increased death. Men and those with diabetes had higher levels of volume overload; dialysis practices vary around the world.

Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Perspective

  • ERA-EDTA 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ERA-EDTA 2019
  • Discarded No More: HCV-Infected Organs Advance Transplantation Direct-acting antiviral therapy has made the use of HCV-infected organs a reality. Here is an inside look at one liver transplant program as they deliberate this option for their patients.