Title: Wasting or Obesity at Time of Transplant Does Not Predict Pediatric Heart Transplant Outcomes: Analysis of ISHLT Pediatric Heart Transplant Registry
Authors: Kaufman, Beth D ×
Chuai, Shannon
Dobbels, Fabienne
Shaddy, Robert E #
Issue Date: Dec-2009
Publisher: Elsevier science inc
Series Title: Journal of heart and lung transplantation vol:28 issue:12 pages:1273-1278
Abstract: Background: Body mass index (BMI) both before and after heart transplant (HT) is used to risk stratify in adult HT. Single-center studies identify BMI as a potential predictor of outcome after HT in children; large-scale analyses in pediatric HT have not been performed.
ISSN: 1053-2498
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Academic Centre for Nursing and Midwifery
Interfaculty Centre for Biomedial Ethics and Law
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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