'Liver in a box' with transplant surgery
Surgeons at UW Medicine in Seattle have performed the first liver transplant in the Pacific Northwest involving a warm blood-perfusion device to transport the organ between donor and recipient. Download video b-roll of the transplant-surgery scene of Paul Hamilton, the first UW Medicine patient involved in the clinical trial of the TransMedics Organ Care System.
Downloadable video includes comments from Dr. Jorge Reyes, chief of transplant surgery at UW Medical Center.
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