Analysis
of existing KEP practices
Exchange
of scientific knowledge
Technology
for practical collaboration
Dialogue
with national policy makers
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Introduction

European Network for Collaboration on Kidney Exchange Programmes (ENCKEP) is a network supported by COST for 4 years from September 2016 to September 2020. The research topic of the network is as follows.

About one per thousand European citizens suffers from end stage renal disease, with kidney transplantation being the most effective form of treatment. However, deceased donor kidney transplantation is severely limited by availability and approximately 40% of living donors are incom... Know more

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Global Kidney Exchange Should Expand Wisely

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Global Kidney Exchange: opportunity or exploitation? An ELPAT/ESOT appraisal

Ambagtsheer, F., Haase‐Kromwijk, B., Dor, F. J., Moorlock, G., Citterio, F., Berney, T., & Massey, E. K. (2020). Global Kidney Exchange: opportunity or e...

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The ethics of the Global Kidney Exchange programme

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WORKING GROUPS

WG 1

Data collection and summarisation os best practices in KEPs
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WG 2

National KEPs: models, optimalisation methods and technology
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Transnational KEPs and pratical collaboration
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Infrastructure technology and implementation
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