Chronic kidney disease is a major health concern in this country afflicting more than eight million Americans. Dr. Ryutaro Hirose performs liver, kidney and pancreas transplants. He discusses when a transplant is needed and how it is done. Recorded on 06/01/2011. (#22565)
Kidney Transplants: Who Needs One? How Do We Do It?
Spare Parts: The Miracle of Organ Transplantation -- Mini Medical School for the Public Presented by UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Premiere Date: 11/21/2011; 28 minutes