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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-12-14T02:26:19-0500
The proportion of elderly patients with end-stage kidney disease undergoing renal replacement therapy (RRT) is steadily increasing. Although kidney transplantation remains the optimal RRT ...
This study will investigate whether converting patients from FDA approved immediate-release tacrolimus to FDA approved extended release tacrolimus (Envarsus) reduces neurological side-effe...
It is a prospective, single-arm, open-label, multicentre study with the principal aim to estimate tacrolimus pharmacokinetic parameters in elderly de-novo kidney transplant recipients of E...
The purpose of this study is to determine and compare the efficacy of Campath-1H/Tacrolimus versus ATG/Tacrolimus/MMF therapy in conjunction with initial short-term steroids in Type 1-diab...
Pilot study documenting the neurotoxic side effects including tremors in patients with stable graft who are receiving Tacrolimus following kidney transplantation. Standardized questionnair...
The choice of optimum transplant in a patient with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and chronic kidney disease stage V (CKD V) is not clear. The purpose of this review was to investigate this in more d...
The widening gap between demand and supply of organs for transplantation provides extraordinary challenges for ethical donor organ allocation rules. The transplant community is forced to define favora...
Patient Survival following Pancreas After Kidney transplantation (PAK) has been reported to be inferior to patient survival following Simultaneous Pancreas and Kidney transplantation (SPK). This analy...
To define the natural history of kidney allograft loss related to recurrent diabetes following transplant, and to understand the potential benefit of pancreas transplantation upon kidney allograft sur...
Simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplants offer significant therapeutic advantages but present a diagnostic approach dilemma in the diagnosis of rejection. Since both organs are from the same donor...
The transference of a pancreas from one human or animal to another.
The end-stage of CHRONIC RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. It is characterized by the severe irreversible kidney damage (as measured by the level of PROTEINURIA) and the reduction in GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE to less than 15 ml per min (Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative, 2002). These patients generally require HEMODIALYSIS or KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.
The transference of a kidney from one human or animal to another.
General dysfunction of an organ occurring immediately following its transplantation. The term most frequently refers to renal dysfunction following KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.
Preparative treatment of transplant recipient with various conditioning regimens including radiation, immune sera, chemotherapy, and/or immunosuppressive agents, prior to transplantation. Transplantation conditioning is very common before bone marrow transplantation.