Cardiac Disease Evaluation and Management Among Kidney and Liver Transplantation Candidates
Cardiovascular disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality for those with end-stage non-cardiac organ failure both before and after transplantation.
The unique characteristics of end-organ failure transplant candidates require careful consideration during cardiac evaluation.
This paper addresses gaps in existing guidelines for consideration during cardiac disease evaluation in kidney and liver transplant candidates.
Read the full article in Circulation
Circulation. 2012: published online before print July 2, 2012, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e31823eb07a.