Posttransplant diabetes mellitus: increasing incidence in renal allograft recipientes transplanted in recent years.
Posttransplant diabetes mellitus in kidney allograft recipients: incidence, risk factors and management.
Posttransplant diabetes mellitus (PTDM) is de novo diabetes mellitus developed after transplantation and is also known as new-onset diabetes mellitus after transplantation.
Posttransplant diabetes mellitus was defined as fasting glucose [greater than or equal to] 126 mg/dL (to convert to millimoles per liter, multiply by 0.
Clinical and genetic risk factors for posttransplant diabetes mellitus in adult renal transplant recipients treated with tacrolimus.
Risk factors and incidence of posttransplant diabetes mellitus.
The impact of cyclosporine and combination immunosuppression on the incidence of posttransplant diabetes in renal allograft recipients.
DENVER -- Moderate alcohol consumption among renal transplant recipients is inversely associated with posttransplant diabetes
and all-cause mortality, a large single-center study showed.
Among 11,659 Medicare beneficiaries who received their first kidney transplant between 1996 and 2000, the cumulative incidence of posttransplant diabetes
(PTD) was 9.
PROSPECTIVE CONTROLLED STUDY OF POSTTRANSPLANT DIABETES
Although posttransplant diabetes
mellitus is a significant danger, the risk can be mitigated with more careful screening of transplant patients, Dr.
BOSTON -- Low adiponectin levels prior to kidney transplant indicated an increased risk of posttransplant diabetes
mellitus in a study presented at the American Transplant Congress.