Factors influencing short-term and long-term pediatric renal transplant survival.

@article{Schurman1997FactorsIS,
  title={Factors influencing short-term and long-term pediatric renal transplant survival.},
  author={Scott J. Schurman and Paul T Mcenery},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1997},
  volume={130 3},
  pages={455-62}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the patient and donor characteristics important for short-term and long-term renal transplant survival at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. METHODS Cumulative transplant survival was calculated and univariate analysis of graft survival performed on 206 transplants done since 1970 in 148 pediatric patients. Grafts to black recipients were analyzed separately. Short-term graft survival is defined as 1-year allograft survival and long-term graft survival as… CONTINUE READING