|Authors||O'Leary JG, Orloff SL, Levitsky J, Martin P, Foley DP|
|Journal||Liver Transpl. Volume: 21 Issue: 11 Pages: 1428-37|
|Publish Date||2015 Nov|
As the mean Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score at time of liver transplantation continues to increase, it is crucial to implement preemptive strategies to reduce wait-list mortality. We review the most common complications that arise in patients with a high MELD score in an effort to highlight strategies that can maximize survival and successful transplantation.