The authors wrote the first draft of the manuscript (James F. Trotter wrote the introduction and the section titled Avoiding or Limiting the Use of Calcineurin Inhibitors in the Maintenance Phase; Monica Grafals wrote the section titled Renal Dysfunction in Liver Transplant Candidates and Recipients, and Angel E. Alsina wrote the section titled Calcineurin Inhibitor Avoidance in the Induction Period). The authors' contributions were merged together by Danita Sutton, Ph.D. (Oxford PharmaGenesis, Inc.), who provided editorial assistance to improve the flow and eliminate any redundancies. Sutton also provided assistance with figure preparation and styling of the manuscript for submission. The final draft was approved by all the authors.
Early use of renal-sparing agents in liver transplantation: A closer look
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© 2013 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 19, Issue 8, pages 826–842, August 2013
How to Cite
Trotter, J. F., Grafals, M. and Alsina, A. E. (2013), Early use of renal-sparing agents in liver transplantation: A closer look. Liver Transpl, 19: 826–842. doi: 10.1002/lt.23672
Funding for editorial assistance from Oxford PharmaGenesis, Inc., was provided by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. The authors are fully responsible for all content and editorial decisions, and they received no financial support or other form of compensation related to the development of this article. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors, and Novartis Pharmaceuticals had no influence on the contents.
James F. Trotter is part of the speakers' bureau for Novartis and Salix and has advisory arrangements with Novartis. Monica Grafals has nothing to disclose. Angel E. Alsina is part of the speakers' bureau for Bayer and Novartis and has advisory arrangements with Bayer and Onyx.
- Issue online: 29 JUL 2013
- Version of Record online: 29 JUL 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 21 MAY 2013 03:55AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 APR 2013
- Manuscript Received: 12 DEC 2012
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