NEPHROLOGY, vol.13, no.5, pp.433-439, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
cyclosporine, kidney transplantation, obesity, tacrolimus, weight gain, POSTRENAL TRANSPLANTATION, OBESITY, CYCLOSPORINE, ASSOCIATION, PREVALENCE, TACROLIMUS, RECIPIENTS, SURVIVAL, THERAPY, GRAFT
Aim: Excessive weight gain that leads to obesity is quite common after kidney transplantation. This is often attributed to immunosuppression. The aim of this retrospective study was to assess the effect of calcineurin inhibitors on post-transplant weight gain.