Marginal organs do not impair one year overall and organ survival after liver transplantation but result in increased biliary complications

A.A. Schnitzbauer, W. Abu Ajaj, A. Dönecke, T.-Y. Tsui, M.N. Scherer, H. J. Schlitt & A. Obed
Introduction: The number of patients awaiting liver transplantation is steadily increasing with a growing shortage of donor organs. Furthermore, a large number of organs allocated has to be regarded as marginal organs. These organs have to be accepted by transplant centers to be able to overcome organ[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]