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Brazilian Journal of Nephrology

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FERRAZ, Agenor Spallini et al. Integrative review: indicators of result process of organ donation and transplants. J. Bras. Nefrol. [online]. 2013, vol.35, n.3, pp.220-228. ISSN 0101-2800.

OBJECTIVE: Identify by integrated review the main result indicators in the process of organ donation and transplants used in Brazil and worldwide. The integrated review of this literature was performed on bibliographic database MedLine/PubMed and LILACS and governmental and nongovernmental sites between 1995 and 2011. The describers/keywords used were organ donations, organ transplant and results in health, being selected 26 articles and nine sites. The evidence level classification in the articles changed from one to six. RESULTS: The evidence level in the articles in its totality was 66.6% was four (12:18 PubMed) all the articles of LILACS database (8). The indicators showed in the articles intends to evaluate, assess, measure and control data related to the profile of the donor, clinical and hospital conditions, ischemia timing, organ size, surgical procedure and the complications that came from transplants.

Keywords : indicators; organ transplantation; transplants.

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