An underappreciated problem in renal transplant recipients: Anemia

ÜNAL A., SİPAHİOĞLU M. H., Akcakaya M., TOKGÖZ B., Sav T., OYMAK O., ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.40, no.5, pp.1399-1403, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Purpose. Posttransplant anemia (PTA) is associated with a higher risk of cardiac mortality, which is the most frequent cause of death among renal transplant recipients. In this study, we sought to determine the prevalence and causes of PTA among Turkish patients.