e-mailfacebooktwitter

Publications

Listed below are free publications designed to help patients with the organ transplant process. If you're interested in receiving a custom patient information packet specific to one or more organs, please contact us >

PDF Format What Every Patient Needs to Know
PDF Format Lo que todo paciente necesita saber
Information about organ transplantation, living donation, financial strategies and more.
PDF Format Organ Transplants: What Every Kid Needs to Know
Information to make the transplant process easier to understand for elementary-age children in need of an organ transplant.
PDF Format Partnering with Your Transplant Team: The Patients Guide to Transplantation
PDF FormatComo colaborar con su equipo de trasplantes
A valuable 106 page booklet that includes topics such as waiting for a transplant, sources of financial support, transplant resources and more.
PDF Format UNOS Facts and Figures
Information about how the United Network for Organ Sharing coordinate's the nation's organ transplant system.
PDF Format Living Donation | Information You Need to Know
PDF Format Donacion en vida | Informacion que usted necesita saber
This 12 page booklet is a resource for potential living donors and transplant candidates.
PDF Format OPTN Kidney Paired Donation Pilot Program
PDF Format Programa piloto de intercambio de donates de rinon de las OPTN
Information about a transplant option for patients with an incompatible living donor.
PDF Format Regional Review Boards Q & A
Information about how Regional Review Boards provide prompt peer review for specified patient registration on the OPTN/UNOS heart and liver transplantation waiting lists.
Liver
Information about how the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) and Pediatric End-Stage Liver Disease (PELD), numerical scales that are currently used for liver allocation.
PDF Format Q & A About MELD and PELD
PDF Format Q & A About MELD and PELD (Spanish Version)
PDF Format MELD/PELD Calculator Q & A
PDF Format MELD/PELD Calculator Q & A (Spanish Version)
Kidney
PDF Format Frequently Asked Questions ABout Kidney Transplant Evaluation and Listing
PDF Format Frequently Asked Questions ABout Kidney Transplant Evaluation and Listing (Spanish Version)
PDF Format Q & A About a Change in Kidney Allocation
PDF Format Q & A About a Change in Kidney Allocation (Spanish Version)
Pancreas
PDF Format Q & A About Pancreas, Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney and Islet Allocation
Lung
PDF Format Q & A About the Change in Lung Allocation Policy
Easy-to-read information explaining the policy change.
Multiple Listing Resources
PDF Format Q & A for Transplant Candidates and Families about Multiple Listing and Waiting Time Transfer
PDF Format Q & A for Transplant Candidates and Families about Multiple Listing and Waiting Time Transfer (Spanish Version)


PDF Format Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader

Share this:

Was this information helpful?


This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

Search only trustworthy HONcode health websites: