Pretransplant physical activity predicts all-cause mortality in kidney transplant recipients.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Low physical activity (PA) has been associated with higher rates of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and mortality in the general population. Despite the benefits of kidney transplantation, kidney transplant recipients (KTRs) remain at elevated risk for CVD and mortality compared to individuals without kidney disease. METHODS A prospective cohort… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000334732

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