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Opinion Toward Living Liver Donation of Hospital Personnel From Units Related to Organ Donation and Transplantation: A Multicenter Study From Spain and Latin-America

Antonio Rios 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , * , Ana Lopez Navas 1 , 2 , 5 , Marco Antonio Ayala Garcia 6 , 7 , Jose Sebastian 8 , Anselmo Abdo Cuza 9 , Laura Martinez Alarcon 1 , 2 , 3 , Ector Jaime Ramirez 10 , Gerardo Munoz 11 , Gerardo Palacios 8 , Juliette Suarez Lopez 12 , Ricardo Castellanos 9 , Beatriz Gonzalez 6 , 11 , Miguel Angel Martinez 13 , Ernesto Diaz 6 , 7 , Pablo Ramirez 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 and Pascual Parrilla 3 , 4
Authors Information
1 International Collaborative Donor Proyect, Murcia, Spain
2 Regional Transplant Center, Ministry of Health, Murcia, Spain
3 Transplant Unit, Surgery Service, Virgin of Arrixaca University Hospital, Murcia, Spain
4 Department of Surgery, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
5 Department of Psychology, San Antonio Catholic University, UCAM, Murcia, Spain
6 Regional Hospital of High Specialty Bajio, Leon, Mexico
7 Mexican Social Security Institute Delegation, Guanajuato, Mexico
8 Transplant Coordination Center, UMAE Specialist Hospital, Monterrey, Mexico
9 Surgical Medical Research Center, Havana, Cuba
10 University of Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico
11 The 21st Century National Medical Center of the Mexican Institute of Social Security, Mexico City, Mexico
12 Hermanos Ameijeiras Hospital, Havana, Cuba
13 State Public Health Institute of Guanajuato, Leon, Mexico
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: December 2014, 14 (12); e15405
  • Published Online: December 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 13, 2013
  • Revised: January 27, 2014
  • Accepted: March 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.15405

To Cite: Rios A, Lopez Navas A, Ayala Garcia M A, Sebastian J, Abdo Cuza A, et al. Opinion Toward Living Liver Donation of Hospital Personnel From Units Related to Organ Donation and Transplantation: A Multicenter Study From Spain and Latin-America, Hepat Mon. 2014 ;14(12):e15405. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.15405.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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