Prognostic value of standard parameters as predictors for long-term renal replacement therapy after liver transplantation.

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Chronic kidney disease has become increasingly prevalent after liver transplantation (LTPL) because outcome and survival rates have improved. Chronic kidney insufficiency is most likely associated with increased morbidity and mortality. The challenge is to identify patients who will be in need of long-term renal replacement therapy (RRT) after LTPL. We… (More)

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@article{Weigand2011PrognosticVO, title={Prognostic value of standard parameters as predictors for long-term renal replacement therapy after liver transplantation.}, author={Kilian Weigand and Eva Bauer and Jens Encke and Jan Schmidt and Wolfgang Stremmel and Vedat Schwenger}, journal={Nephron. Clinical practice}, year={2011}, volume={119 4}, pages={c342-7} }