November 22, 2009

Immunosuppressant Therapy Adherence and Graft Failure Among Pediatric Renal Transplant Recipients

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Pediatric patients are a high-risk group for medication nonadherence post-transplant. This retrospective study used US Medicare prescription claims for immunosuppressive medications to assess the degree of non-adherence, and showed longer graft survival in adherent patients.

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