Does posttransplant anemia at 6 months affect long-term outcome of live-donor kidney transplantation? A single-center experience

@article{Gheith2009DoesPA,
  title={Does posttransplant anemia at 6 months affect long-term outcome of live-donor kidney transplantation? A single-center experience},
  author={Osama E Gheith and Ehab Wafa and Nabil Hassan and Amani A. Mostafa and Hussein Attia Sheashaa and Khaled A Mahmoud and Ahmed Abdelrahman Shokeir and Mohamed A Ghoneim},
  journal={Clinical and Experimental Nephrology},
  year={2009},
  volume={13},
  pages={361-366}
}
Posttransplantation anemia (PTA) frequently occurs. We aimed to assess the prevalence of anemia at 6 months of transplantation in patients under different protocols of immunosuppression, and to determine the impact of anemia on long-term patient and graft survival. We included 832 renal transplant recipients who were categorized at 6 months according to… CONTINUE READING