This study was partially presented at the 50th Annual Interscience Congress on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC), Boston (September 12–15, 2010) and at the 24th International Congress of The Transplantation Society (TTS), Berlin (July 15–19, 2012).
Hypocomplementemia in Kidney Transplant Recipients: Impact on the Risk of Infectious Complications
Article first published online: 11 JAN 2013
© Copyright 2013 The American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 13, Issue 3, pages 685–694, March 2013
How to Cite
Fernández-Ruiz, M., López-Medrano, F., Varela-Peña, P., Morales, J. M., García-Reyne, A., San Juan, R., Lumbreras, C., Lora-Pablos, D., Polanco, N., Andrés, A., Paz-Artal, E. and Aguado, J. M. (2013), Hypocomplementemia in Kidney Transplant Recipients: Impact on the Risk of Infectious Complications. American Journal of Transplantation, 13: 685–694. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12055
- Issue published online: 25 FEB 2013
- Article first published online: 11 JAN 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 12 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 31 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Received: 25 SEP 2012
- Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
- Transplantation Society (TTS)
- Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. Grant Number: 11/01538
- Fundación Mutua Madrileña de Investigación Médica. Grant Number: 2010/0015
- Mario Fernández-Ruiz holds a research training contract “Rio Hortega”. Grant Number: CM11/00187
- Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (Instituto de Salud Carlos III)
- Fundación Mutua Madrileña. Grant Number: 2010/0015
Disclaimer: Supplementary materials have been peer-reviewed but not copyedited.
Supplemental Materials and Methods: includes descriptions of the immunosuppressive and prophylactic regimens used in the present study and the definitions for different infectious syndromes, AR, delayed graft function and graft loss.
Supplemental Results: includes correlation matrixes of serum complement levels at different time points, correlations between serum complement levels and markers of liver function (serum albumin and INR) at different time points, and associations between C3 and C4 hypocomplementemia and IgG HGG at different time points.
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