A 25-year experience of kidney transplantation in Thailand: report from the Thai Transplant Registry.

@article{Noppakun2015A2E,
  title={A 25-year experience of kidney transplantation in Thailand: report from the Thai Transplant Registry.},
  author={Kajohnsak Noppakun and Atiporn Ingsathit and Cholatip Pongskul and Nalinee Premasthian and Yingyos Avihingsanon and Adisorn Lumpaopong and Kriangsak Vareesangthip and Vasant Sumethkul},
  journal={Nephrology},
  year={2015},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={177-83}
}
AIM To report the kidney transplant activity and survival data during the past 25 years from the Thai Transplant Registry. METHODS By using the registry database that was collected and updated yearly by 26 transplant centres across the country, we have reported the donor, recipient, and transplant characteristics during the past 25 years from 1987 to 2012. The primary outcome was graft loss that was defined as return to dialysis, graft removal, retransplant, or patient death. RESULTS 465… CONTINUE READING