Liver transplant patient education video – exploring the process potential liver transplant patients go through
A liver transplant is a major undertaking — medically, financially, physically, and emotionally. This video from The Liver Institute at Methodist Dallas will help walk you through the steps of successful liver transplantation.
Introduction to Liver Transplant
Phase 1 in the Liver Transplant Process — Referral Phase After your doctor makes a diagnosis of liver disease and informs you that you will need a liver transplant.
Phase 2 in the Liver Transplant Process — Evaluation Phase During which the patient's specific case is evaluated in order to determine whether a liver transplant is appropriate.
Phase 3 in the Liver Transplant Process — Listing Phase When the patient is placed on the waiting list for the most appropriate donor organ.
Phase 4 in the Liver Transplant Process — Transplant Event Liver transplant surgery and post-operative hospital stay.
Phase 5 in the Liver Transplant Process — Post-Liver Transplant Phase Education about managing medication and your health at home.
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