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Journal of Transplantation
Volume 2016, Article ID 6787854, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/6787854
Research Article

Pretransplant Factors and Associations with Postoperative Respiratory Failure, ICU Length of Stay, and Short-Term Survival after Liver Transplantation in a High MELD Population

1Department of Internal Medicine, Banner University Medical Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ, USA
2Arizona State University College of Nursing and Health Care Innovation, Phoenix, AZ, USA
3Arizona Transplant Associates, Phoenix, AZ, USA
4Banner Transplant and Advanced Liver Disease Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ, USA
5Division of Gastroenterology, Banner University Medical Center, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Received 17 July 2016; Accepted 24 October 2016

Academic Editor: Yuri Genyk

Copyright © 2016 Mark R. Pedersen et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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