The incidence and risk factors for deep vein thrombosis after kidney transplantation in Korea: single-center experience.

@article{Ahn2015TheIA,
  title={The incidence and risk factors for deep vein thrombosis after kidney transplantation in Korea: single-center experience.},
  author={Sanghyun Ahn and Mi-hyeong Kim and K W Jun and J K Hwang and Soon-Chul Park and I Moon and Ji-Iil Kim},
  journal={Clinical transplantation},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 12},
  pages={1181-6}
}
BACKGROUND The incidence of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) after kidney transplantation (KT) and the risk factors are still unknown in Korean patients. Determining the need for appropriate DVT prophylaxis is difficult when considering the low incidence of DVT in the Asian population. The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of DVT occurring 3 months after KT, the DVT occurrence pattern, and risk factors in Korean patients. METHODS Data from a total of 393 patients who underwent KT… CONTINUE READING
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