Hemodynamic factors affecting the suitability of the donated heart and kidney for transplantation.
B Nozary Heshmati
S M Gatmiri
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Due to the loss of autonomic nervous system, precise control of the hemodynamic status in dead brain potential donors presents a clinical dilemma. In these patients, due to head trauma and cerebral edema, fluids administration is restricted. Moreover, the decreased central venous pressure may put the viability of the organs at risk.