SYMPOSIUM 7

11.45-13.15   AUDITORIUM

  
Hot topics in organ allocation

   

Chairs: Jacques Bernheim, Kfar Saba, Israel 
            Jaap Homan van der Heide, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

   

Ethical principles governing fair organ allocation

Jacques Bernheim, Kfar Saba, Israel

How to appropriately select elderly transplantation candidates

Claudio Ponticelli, Milan, Italy

Do elderly patients benefit from kidney transplantation?

Daniel Abramowicz, Brussels, Belgium
 

Best fit or longest wait?
 

a) Immunological compatibility should be the prime factor in allocating organs

Frans Claas, Leiden, The Netherlands

b) Total waiting time and cold ischemia time should be the prime factor in allocating organs

Uwe Heemann, Munich, Germany
   

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