Predisposing Factors of Diminished Survival in Simultaneous Liver/Kidney Transplantation
American Journal of Transplantation, 06/12/2012
Hibi T et al. – Recurrent hepatitis C virus (HCV) within 1 year after simultaneous liver/kidney transplants (SLKT) correlated with early kidney graft failure. Careful donor/recipient selection and innovative approaches for HCV+ SLKT patients are critical to further improve long–term outcomes.