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To the Editor In their Viewpoint,1 Ladner and Mehrotra criticize the methods used to develop a redistricting solution to geographic inequity in the allocation of deceased donor livers for transplant, and the ability of clinicians on the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN) Liver Committee to evaluate conceptualized changes to allocation. Their Viewpoint1 contains inaccuracies about the current allocation model and the redistricting concept.
Gentry SE, Hirose R, Mulligan D. Resolving Misconceptions About Liver Allocation and Redistricting Methodology. JAMA Surg. 2016;151(10):991-992. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.1315