Kidney & Pancreas Transplant

Kidney & Pancreas Transplant News

  • ERA-EDTA 2019 Vitamin D Recommendations Miss the Mark Results of the VITALE study are in and they challenge current guidelines for kidney transplant patients and push doses of oral cholecalciferol higher.
  • HIV Patients Spend More Time on Kidney Transplant Waiting List HIV-positive patients who need a new kidney have delayed referral to transplant programs and spend more time on the waitlist, according to preliminary data from two independent studies presented June 4 at the American Transplant Congress in Boston.

Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Perspective

  • ERA-EDTA 2019 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ERA-EDTA 2019
  • Discarded No More: HCV-Infected Organs Advance Transplantation Direct-acting antiviral therapy has made the use of HCV-infected organs a reality. Here is an inside look at one liver transplant program as they deliberate this option for their patients.