Volatility of serum creatinine relative to tacrolimus levels predicts kidney transplant rejection.

@article{Schmid2014VolatilityOS,
  title={Volatility of serum creatinine relative to tacrolimus levels predicts kidney transplant rejection.},
  author={Sarah Schmid and Rhonda D Bryce and Bruce A. Reeder and Md Masud Rana and Punam Pahwa and Ahmed S. Shoker and Michael A J Moser},
  journal={Annals of transplantation},
  year={2014},
  volume={19},
  pages={403-6}
}
BACKGROUND We hypothesized that greater volatility of creatinine (SCr) relative to tacrolimus levels [Tac] (VCT) is associated with an increased risk of rejection. MATERIAL AND METHODS Retrospective chart review was performed of all single-kidney-only transplants in our Renal Transplant Program from March 2004 to March 2010 (n=117) whose immunosuppressive… CONTINUE READING