Comparison of Preemptive Kidney Transplantation With Nonpreemptive Kidney Transplantation in a Single Center: A Follow-up Study

UNSAL M. G. , YILMAZ M. , SEZER T. Ö. , ÇELTİK A. , ÜNALP Ö. V. , UĞUZ A. , ...Daha Fazla

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.47, ss.1385-1387, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background and Aim. The effect of preemptive transplantation of kidneys from living donors on patient and allograft survival is controversial. In this study, we aimed to evaluate whether preemptive kidney transplantation performed without the development of patient dialysis-related complications has a favorable effect on patient and graft survival.