Long-term Outcomes of Living Kidney Donation.

  title={Long-term Outcomes of Living Kidney Donation.},
  author={Yelena Slinin and Michelle B Brasure and Keith E Eidman and Jason R Bydash and Saugar Maripuri and Maureen H. Carlyle and Areef Ishani and Timothy J. Wilt},
  volume={100 6},
BACKGROUND In an effort to improve outcomes associated with living kidney donation, the Kidney Diseases Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) assembled a Work Group to develop comprehensive guidelines addressing the evaluation and care of living kidney donors. We conducted this systematic review to inform guideline development. METHODS We searched Ovid Medline, Ovid Embase, and the Cochrane Library to identify systematic reviews, randomized controlled trials, and observational studies published… CONTINUE READING