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Allocation of liver transplants—a road to consensus

Rationing of livers for transplantation is a difficult problem especially when creation of national policies is needed. Italy recently convened a national consensus conference to decide who should be first in line.

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Figure 1: Ideogram of donor resource distribution among the main liver allocation principles in Italy.

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Roberts, J. Allocation of liver transplants—a road to consensus. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 12, 615–616 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nrgastro.2015.181

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