Cancer mortality in kidney transplantation.


Immunosuppression is associated with an increased risk of cancer in kidney transplant recipients compared to the general population. It is less clear whether standardized cancer mortality ratios (SMRs) are also increased. This study's hypothesis is that SMRs are not increased because of competing risks of death. During the median follow-up of 5.05 years (Q1… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2009.02728.x


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@article{Kiberd2009CancerMI, title={Cancer mortality in kidney transplantation.}, author={Bryce A. Kiberd and Caren Lee Rose and John Gill}, journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons}, year={2009}, volume={9 8}, pages={1868-75} }