A review of the history of cardiac allotransplantation with emphasis on the scientific advances made in the field in the last 25 years. The role of cardiac xenotransplantation as a promising alternative to allotransplantation for permanent cardiac transplantation in the treatment of end-stage heart disease is discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Journal of Cardiac Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 2001|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
- Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine