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Liver Transplant India, Liver Transplant in India, Liver Transplant Surgeon, Liver Transplantation, Liver Transplant counsellor, by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Sat 04 Sep 2010 4:57am Govind Ram, Liver Transplant Consultant of India Support Group. This Support Group, Provides Information on Liver Diseases, Liver Dialysis, Liver Cirrhosis, Liver Cancer, Liver Failure, Hepatitis, Jaundice, Liver Transplant, Liver Transplant in India, Liver Transplant Specialists, Liver Transplant Surgeons, Liver Transplant Coordinator, Liver ... Read on »
Liver Transplant India - Liver Transplant Consultant by Riddhi W. Facebook Posted Fri 27 Aug 2010 5:57am 1 Comment Liver Transplant in India - A Liver Transplant Coordinator's Liver Transplant when done for the right reasons at the right time and by the right people can be a BOON of life however most of the patients are unprepared for this major undertaking and tend to get carried away by inadequate, u ... Read on »
Consult regarding Liver, Liver Disease, Pre-Transplant Preparation with renowned Liver transplant Surgeon. by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Sat 21 Aug 2010 12:00am  Transplantation is one option for patients with liver disease. Renowned Liver Transplant Surgeon of India. Dr. Subash Gupta Contact: ANSHU GUPTA Flat No 01, Kamayani Kunj Plot No 69, I. P. Extension  Patparganj, Delhi - 110092  India Mobile: 0091 9811685420 Email: , ... Read on »
When should a Liver Transplant Recipient get a Combined Liver Kidney Transplant? by Matt S. Posted Sun 14 Jul 2013 12:00am Currently there is huge variation in the number patients receiving a kidney transplant at the time of their liver transplant across the US; Combined Liver Kidney Transplant (CLK). The rate of good quality (standard criteria) kidneys being transplanted at the time of liver transplant varies from about 20% in the Midwest to about 6% i ... Read on »
Should Alcoholics with Liver Failure Receive Liver Transplants? by Bruce Friedman Patient Expert Posted Fri 11 Nov 2011 12:00am Here's an interesting question. Should alcoholics with liver failure be candidates for liver transplants, some of which will presumably paid for by health insurance or public funds? A recent article raised this controversial topic (see: Liver Transplant Can Give Some Alcoholics a Second Chance, Says French Study ). Below is an excerp ... Read on »
Liver Genetics, PBL, and Liver Transplant Selection Committee Meeting by CCLCM Student .. Medical Student Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 2:04pm Our seminar this morning was on the genetics of liver diseases. There are a lot of enzymes and metabolic pathways in the liver, so naturally a lot of things can go wrong there. Yet again, it reminds me about how amazing it is that so many of us turn out as well as we do. Some of the problems we discussed include Wilson's Disease, where the per ... Read on »
Liver Transplant Information & National Transplant week by Bitter_Angel Posted Mon 05 Jul 2010 6:28pm So I promised to write a couple of factual, experience type of entries. (fun huh) If you have any questions, even if you only see this like years after I have written it, then please get in touch - comment as I will still answer. As today marks the start of national transplant week in the UK, I am going to start with Liver transplant. Did ... Read on »
Doing a Volume Business in Liver Transplants – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 21 Nov 2008 3:00pm Just earlier this week GE and UPMC were in the new with working together on a new global effort of branding to create centers designed after the facilities here.  Branding is a big money maker in health care centers.  This story goes in to a bit of detail of how during the last few years how liver transplant surgeries were increased and helped cr ... Read on »
Phoenix Man Denied a Liver Transplant Due to Arizona Budget Cuts-Patient Who Had Insurance Coverage Received the Organ by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 17 Nov 2010 12:18am This is horrible and here it is.  As the video says this is all about numbers and you can see the hospital stating they can’t afford it and have 22 more on the waiting list and they are making actuary decisions.  The hospital stated that even with hepatitis he could have lived for a number of years.  THE LIVER WENT TO A PATIENT WHO HAD INSURAN ... Read on »
Cedars-Sinai Hospital Denies Liver Transplant to Patient Using Medical Marijuana–But They Were the Hospital that Prescribe by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 19 Nov 2011 1:21am This is pretty bad…not fair. The man has liver cancer and was within 2 months of receiving a liver when they found this discrepancy!  Why didn’t they tell him sooner or advise him about the California laws on this if that was the factor!  This is stupid. Now he has to go through a substance abuse program and not use marijuana for 6 month ... Read on »