Everolimus plus mycophenolate mofetil as initial immunosuppression in liver transplantation.

BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy and safety of a de novo immunosuppressive regimen with everolimus (EVL) plus mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) without calcineurin inhibitors (CNI) for liver transplantation. The secondary purpose was to compare the renal function with a control group of patients treated with tacrolimus plus MMF… CONTINUE READING