Steroid-free liver transplantation in children.

  title={Steroid-free liver transplantation in children.},
  author={Raymond Reding and J. Gras and Etienne Sokal and J. -B. Otte and Hugh ff. S. Davies},
  volume={362 9401},
Although corticosteroids have been part of immunosuppressive regimens since the early days of transplantation, steroid avoidance could be beneficial. To test this hypothesis in paediatric liver transplantation, we compared liver-transplantation under steroid-free immunosuppression in 20 children, who received combined tacrolimus and basiliximab, with that… CONTINUE READING