The Renal Transplantation section considers manuscripts describing all aspects of renal transplantation, including pre-transplantation care and organization, and pre- and post-operative outcomes. Research describing large epidemiological studies should be directed to the dedicated Epidemiology and Health Outcomes section and case reports to the dedicated Case Reports section.
What is the impact of human leukocyte antigen mismatching on graft survival and mortality in renal transplantation? A meta-analysis of 23 cohort studies involving 486,608 recipients
The magnitude effects of human leukocyte antigen (HLA) mismatching on post-transplant outcomes of kidney transplantation remain controversial. We aim to quantitatively assess the associations of HLA mismatchin...
Citation: BMC Nephrology 2018 19:116