Quantification of the early risk of death in elderly kidney transplant recipients.


To inform decision making regarding transplantation in patients ≥ 65 years, we quantified the early posttransplant risk of death by determining the time to equal risk and equal survival between transplant recipients and wait-listed dialysis patients in the United States between 1995 and 2007 (total n = 25 468). Survival was determined using separate… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-6143.2012.04323.x

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