Calcineurin inhibitor withdrawal or tapering for kidney transplant recipients
Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group
Published Online: 17 OCT 2007
Copyright © 2009 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Karpe KM, Talaulikar GS, Walters G. Calcineurin inhibitor withdrawal or tapering for kidney transplant recipients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD006750. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006750.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 17 OCT 2007
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
This review aims to look at the benefits and harms of calcineurin inhibitor tapering or withdrawal in terms of graft function and loss, incidence of acute rejection episodes, treatment-related side effects (hypertension, hyperlipidaemia) and mortality.