CKD following kidney transplantation in children and adolescents.

@article{White2008CKDFK,
  title={CKD following kidney transplantation in children and adolescents.},
  author={Colin Thomas White and Travis Schisler and Lee Er and Ognjenka Djurdjev and Mina Matsuda-Abedini},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  year={2008},
  volume={51 6},
  pages={996-1004}
}
BACKGROUND There is under-recognition of comorbid conditions associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in children and adolescents after successful renal transplantation. STUDY DESIGN Retrospective cross-sectional. SETTING & PARTICIPANTS Children and adolescents aged 1 to 20 years with kidney disease in a transplant (n = 45) and native-kidney-disease cohort (n = 102) matched for CKD stages. CKD stages were assigned using glomerular filtration rate measured by means of nuclear medicine… CONTINUE READING