A Report of the Amsterdam Forum On the Care of the Live Kidney Donor: Data and Medical Guidelines

Transplantation. 2005 Mar 27;79(6 Suppl):S53-66.


Kidney transplant physicians and surgeons met in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from April 1-4, 2004 for the International Forum on the Care of the Live Kidney Donor. Forum participants included over 100 experts and leaders in transplantation representing more than 40 countries from around the world, including participants from the following continents: Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, and South America.

Publication types

  • Consensus Development Conference
  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Contraindications
  • Donor Selection / methods
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Kidney Transplantation* / adverse effects
  • Kidney Transplantation* / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Living Donors*
  • Male
  • Risk Assessment
  • World Health Organization