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Thomas Starzl, M.D., PhD "The Puzzle People: Memoirs Of A Transplant Surgeon"
Given the tensions and demands of medicine, highly successful physicians and surgeons rarely achieve equal success as prose writers. It is truly extraordinary that a major, international pioneer in the controversial field of transplant surgery should have written a spellbinding, and heart-wrenching, autobiography.
Patient assistance programs for prescribed immunosuppressive medications are available by contacting:
Roche Patient Assistance Program (Cellcept)
Novartis Patient Assistance Program (Cyclosporine)
Novartis Transplant Reimbursement Information (Neoral)
Astellas Patient Assistance Program (Prograf)
Abbott Patient Assistance Program (Gengraf)