Hypertension in the Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipient


Hypertension after kidney transplant is a frequent occurrence in pediatric patients. It is a risk factor for graft loss and contributes to the significant burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in this population. The etiology of posttransplant hypertension is multifactorial including donor factors, recipient factors, medications, and lifestyle factors… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fped.2017.00086