Results of hormonal therapy in human brain-dead potential organ donors

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  • After extensive experimental observations, we have treated with hormonal therapy all brain-dead potential donors referred for heart transplantation. Our observations in a group of these patients are outlined below. Hemodynamic and metabolic observations in 21 brain-dead potential donors who received hormonal therapy have been compared with observations in 26 who did not.
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  • Novitzky D; Cooper DKC
  • Start Page

  • 59
  • End Page

  • 62
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  • 20
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  • 5 SUPPL. 7