Development of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation: a Canadian experience.

@article{Gourishankar2004DevelopmentOD,
  title={Development of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation: a Canadian experience.},
  author={Sita M Gourishankar and Gian S. Jhangri and Marcello Tonelli and Loreen H Wales and Sandra M Cockfield},
  journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons},
  year={2004},
  volume={4 11},
  pages={1876-82}
}
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post-transplant diabetes mellitus (PTDM) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival. The incidence and clinical correlates of PTDM in a Canadian kidney transplant population has not been examined and may vary based on differences in demographics (i.e. race). Furthermore, little information exists on the association of variables such as cumulative dose of… CONTINUE READING

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Five clinical factors were independently associated with PTDM : older recipient age , deceased donor , hepatitis C antibody status , rejection episode and use of tacrolimus ( vs. cyclosporine ) .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
The onset of diabetes mellitus following kidney transplantation or post - transplant diabetes mellitus ( PTDM ) is now recognized as being an increasingly common complication that is associated with poor graft and patient survival .
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