Comparing an early corticosteroid/late calcineurin-free immunosuppression protocol to a sirolimus-, cyclosporine A-, and prednisone-based regimen for pancreas-kidney transplantation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Calcineurin Inhibitors
  • Cyclosporine
  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Prednisone
  • Sirolimus

abstract

  • Low-immune responder SPK recipients receiving a prednisone/CNI-free protocol achieved similar 2-year graft survivals and improved renal function compared with those treated with a sirolimus, CsA, and prednisone regimen.

publication date

  • March 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/TP.0b013e3181c9dc9b

PubMed ID

  • 20195219

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 727

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 89

number

  • 6