Survival benefit with kidney transplants from HLA-incompatible live donors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Histocompatibility
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Living Donors

abstract

  • This multicenter study validated single-center evidence that patients who received kidney transplants from HLA-incompatible live donors had a substantial survival benefit as compared with patients who did not undergo transplantation and those who waited for transplants from deceased donors. (Funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.).

publication date

  • March 10, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4841939

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa1508380

PubMed ID

  • 26962729

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 940

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 374

number

  • 10