6 Recommendations for further research

6 Recommendations for further research

6.1 The PPART study is ongoing and the Machine Preservation Trial study is analysing subgroup data of kidneys from non-heart-beating donors and extended criteria donors. Both studies are collecting resource-use data.

6.2 The Committee considered that it was important for transplant centres to collect standardised and comprehensive data that follow up the outcomes for kidneys stored using different methods.

  • National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)