Outcomes of Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair in Kidney Transplant Recipients: Results From a National Quality Initiative.

@article{Bostock2016OutcomesOE,
  title={Outcomes of Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair in Kidney Transplant Recipients: Results From a National Quality Initiative.},
  author={Ian C Bostock and Devin S Zarkowsky and Caitlin W. Hicks and David Healy Stone and Mohammad Hossein Eslami and Mahmoud B Malas and Phillip P Goodney},
  journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons},
  year={2016},
  volume={16 8},
  pages={2395-400}
}
Contrast-induced nephropathy after endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) in kidney transplant recipients (KTRs) can have devastating consequences. The Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) database was queried to select all KTRs who underwent EVAR between January 2003 and December 2014. Our primary outcome was renal dysfunction, defined as acute kidney… CONTINUE READING