Frequency and severity of acute rejection in live- versus cadaveric-donor renal transplants.

@article{Campbell2003FrequencyAS,
  title={Frequency and severity of acute rejection in live- versus cadaveric-donor renal transplants.},
  author={Scott Bryan Campbell and Emma Hothersall and John M Preston and Allison M. Brown and Carmel Mary Hawley and Darryl R. Wall and Anthony Donald Griffin and Nicole Maree Isbel and David Lawrence Nicol and David W Johnson},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2003},
  volume={76 10},
  pages={1452-7}
}
BACKGROUND Live donors are an increasingly important source of kidneys for transplantation in Australia. The aim of this study was to compare the rate and severity of rejection between patients receiving kidney transplants from live versus cadaveric donors. METHODS A retrospective analysis was undertaken of all patients receiving live-donor (n=109) and cadaveric-donor (n=389) renal transplants at our institution between April 1, 1994, and March 31, 2000. Follow-up was completed on all… CONTINUE READING

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