Donor race and outcomes in kidney transplant recipients.

  title={Donor race and outcomes in kidney transplant recipients.},
  author={Miklos Z Molnar and Csaba Pal Kovesdy and Suphamai Bunnapradist and Elani Streja and Mahesh Krishnan and Istvan Mucsi and Keith C. Norris and Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  volume={27 1},
BACKGROUND African Americans are at greater risk to reach end-stage renal disease and this risk may carry over in a kidney transplant recipient after kidney transplantation. METHODS Linking the five-yr patient data of a large dialysis organization to the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, we identified 13 692 hemodialysis patients who underwent… CONTINUE READING