Indian Transplant Newsletter. Vol.18 Issue No.57. July 2019 - October 2019

Liver transplant registry initiated by Liver Transplantation Society of India


 

Making transplant data from India available is much needed for
credibility within the country as well as internationally. The Liver
Transplantation Society of India (LTSI) initiated a voluntary liver
transplant registry on 15th August 2019. Eleven hospitals from Delhi
NCR, Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu reported data of 74
transplants in a little over two months. Dr. Sonal Asthana, HPB and
Multiorgan transplant surgeon from Bengaluru and Secretary of the
Indian Liver Transplant Registry said that the registry aims to collate
national data of the procedures and their outcomes.

Making transplant data from India available is much needed for credibility within the country as well as internationally. The Liver Transplantation Society of India (LTSI) initiated a voluntary liver transplant registry on 15th August 2019. Eleven hospitals from Delhi NCR, Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu reported data of 74 transplants in a little over two months. Dr. Sonal Asthana, HPB and Multiorgan transplant surgeon from Bengaluru and Secretary of the Indian Liver Transplant Registry said that the registry aims to collate national data of the procedures and their outcomes.

 


How to cite this article:
- Shroff S , Navin S. Liver transplant registry initiated by Liver Transplantation Society of India. Indian Transplant Newsletter. Vol.18 Issue No.57. July 2019 - October 2019

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