Oil painting of double hand transplant recipient, by Sir Roy Calne, renowned transplant surgeon.
The patient was operated on by Raimund Margreiter.

This living hand, now warm and capable/ Of earnest grasping…/So in my veins red life may stream again.
This living hand (1819)

John Keats (1795-1821)

Vol 38 No. 4 April 2009
Organ and Tissue Transplantation

| Editorial | Original Articles | Review Articles | Commentaries | Case Report | Free Papers |

Guest Editors:
Krishnakumar Madhavan
A Vathsala
London Lucien Ooi

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Organ and Tissue Transplantation
Krishnakumar Madhavan, A Vathsala, London Lucien Ooi

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Renal Transplantation in Singapore
Vathsala A, Khuan Yew Chow

Nineteen-Year Experience of Paediatric Renal Transplantation in Singapore
Kar Hui Ng, Pramod Shrestha, Eric Aragon, Yew Weng Lau, Wee Song Yeo, Yiong Huak Chan, Prabhakaran Krishnan, Hui Kim Yap

Heart Transplantation in Singapore
Cumaraswamy Sivathasan

Expanding the Donor Pool for Liver Transplantation in the Setting of an “Opt-out” Scheme – 3 years after New Legislation
Victor TW Lee, Chan Chung Yip, Iyer Shridhar Ganpathi, Stephen Chang, Kenneth SW Mak, K Prabhakaran, Krishnakumar Madhavan

PDF format articles Review Articles
Liver Transplantation in Asia: Past, Present and Future
Kelvin K Ng, Chung Mau Lo

Paradigm Shifts in Corneal Transplantation
Donald TH Tan, Arundhati Anshu, Jodhbir S Mehta

Allogeneic Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation without a Matched Sibling Donor: Current Options and Future Potential
William YK Hwang, Shin Y Ong

The Transplantable Organ Shortage in Singapore – Has Implementation of Presumed Consent to Organ Donation Made a Difference?
Tong Kiat Kwek, Thomas WK Lew, Hui Ling Tan, Sally Kong

PDF format articles Commentaries
The Role of Research in Transplantation
Sir Roy Y Calne

The Ethics of Organ Transplantation: Shortages and Strategies
Teck-Chuan Voo, Alastair V Campbell, Leonardo D de Castro

An Overview of Transplantation in Culturally Diverse Regions
Gabriel C Oniscu, John LR Forsythe

PDF format articles Case Report
Live or Let Die: Ethical Issues in a Psychiatric Patient with End-stage Renal Failure
Aaron Ang, Peter CW Loke, Alastair V Campbell, Siow Ann Chong

PDF format articles Free Papers
Leptin and Bone Mineral Density in Haemodialysis Patients
Abdulkerim Yilmaz, Naim NUR, Bulent Turgut

Haemophilia in 21st Century Singapore
Heng Joo Ng, Lai Heng Lee