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Modelo de gestión de listas de espera centrado en oportunidad y justicia
(Soc Médica Santiago, 2016)
Waiting lists for elective surgery are considered a major health policy concern in most countries of the world. The most common reason to explain this phenomenon is that demand exceeds supply. Traditionally, the management ...
Cholelithiasis in patients on the kidney transplant waiting list
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2010)
OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the prevalence of cholecystopathy in chronic renal patients awaiting kidney transplants. INTRODUCTION: The prevalence and management of cholelithiasis in renal transplant patients is not well ...
Cytomegalovirus and Toxoplasma gondii seroprevalence in a Brazilian liver transplant waiting list
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in solid organ transplantation. Disseminated toxoplasmosis after liver transplantation is a rare but fatal event. Serologic screening of the donor ...
The Potential Impact of Using Donations After Cardiac Death on the Liver Transplantation Program and Waiting List in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(JOHN WILEY & SONS INC, 2008)
Liver transplantation was first performed at the University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine in 1968. Since then, the patient waiting list for liver transplantation has increased at a rate of 150 new cases per month. Liver ...
Sao Paulo Lung Transplantation Waiting List: Patient Characteristics and Predictors of Death
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2009)
Introduction. Nowadays, lung transplantation (LTx) allocation in Brazil is based mainly oil waiting time. There is a need to evaluate the equity of the current lung allocation system. Objectives. We sought to (1) determine ...
Situación y abordaje de lista de espera en un establecimiento de salud público en Santiago de Chile
(Facultad de Ciencias, 2014)
INTRODUCTION: Waiting lists are a well-known problem in public healthcare systems worldwide. For instance, England had over one million people in waiting lists for elective surgical procedures in 2000. Spain had over 360 ...
WAITING LIST MORTALITY IMPACT IN HCV CIRRHOTIC PATIENTS
(Elsevier B.V., 2017-10-01)
An organ allocating system for transplantation that does not consider donor and recipient ages is not fair Un sistema de asignación de órganos para trasplante que no considere las edades de donante y receptor es inicuo
(Sociedad Medica de Santiago, 2015)
© 2015, Sociedad Medica de Santiago. All rights reserved.Background: Kidney transplantation is the best treatment for end stage kidney disease. The allograft allocation system considers immunological factors and time in ...
Un sistema de asignación de órganos para trasplante que no considere las edades de donante y receptor es inicuo
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2015)
Background: Kidney transplantation is the best treatment for end stage kidney disease. The allograft allocation system considers immunological factors and time in waiting list, but not the age of donors or recipients, in ...