Technological advances in organ transplantation

Satish N. Nadig*, Jason A Wertheim

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Abstract

This book provides an expert view into the current technologies that are revolutionizing the field of solid organ transplantation. This unique book provides insight into progress made in areas spanning robotic surgery to tissue engineering and also gives a glimpse into what may lie ahead for this innovative specialty. Topics covered include nanotherapy, machine perfusion, artificial organ development, robotics in transplant surgery, mobile health technology, stem cell therapy, and ex vivo repair of organs. This is an ideal book for biomedical engineers, physicians and surgeons, general and transplant surgeons, medical students, medical and surgical trainees, and transplant procurement technicians.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages313
ISBN (Electronic)9783319621425
ISBN (Print)9783319621418
DOIs
StatePublished - May 23 2018

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Health Professions(all)
  • Engineering(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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