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2008-07-11 18:00:35

SEATTLE, July 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Washington state Supreme Court has upheld a Department of Health decision to allow Swedish to establish a new adult liver transplant program on Swedish's First Hill campus.

2008-07-08 09:01:10

LifeCycle Pharma has announced positive top-line results from a completed Phase II clinical study of LCP-Tacro tablets in stable liver transplant patients which are in line with earlier data announced for stable kidney transplant patients.

2008-07-08 03:00:26

LifeCycle Pharma A/S (OMX:LCP) today announced positive top-line results from a completed Phase II clinical study of LCP-Tacro tablets in stable liver transplant patients which are in line with earlier data announced for stable kidney transplant patients.

2008-06-30 06:02:50

LIVER transplant patients will receive special dental care after their operations under a scheme to be launched by NHS Lothian. The patients will receive dental assessments before and after their transplants and advice on how to avoid problems with their teeth.

2008-06-16 12:01:03

China liver transplant recipients to be registered: Health Ministry SHANGHAI, June 15 (Xinhua) -- The Health Ministry will use mandatory registration of valid personal information for liver transplant patients, officials said.

2007-08-16 06:16:41

By Stewart, Susan Context.-Pulmonary infections are common and often life- threatening in solid organ and stem cell transplant recipients.

2005-11-11 16:29:52

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Southern California hospital has suspended its liver transplant program after the Los Angeles Times reported 32 patients awaiting transplants had died while the facility turned down scores of donor organs.

2005-10-06 17:32:03

An estimated 20 percent of people with chronic hepatitis C who receive a liver transplant will develop advanced cirrhosis, scarring of the new organ severe enough to impair its ability to function normally within five years of transplantation.

2005-09-27 18:45:00

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A Los Angeles hospital on Tuesday suspended its liver transplant program after allowing a Saudi patient to jump to the top of the waiting list and falsifying data to cover it up. St.

2005-09-22 16:56:40

By Karla Gale NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Surgeons in California have succeeded in routinely transplanting livers without using blood transfusions in the recipients.


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