Impact of hepatitis C virus and direct acting antivirals on kidney recipients: a retrospective study

Faculty Medicine Year: 2018
Type of Publication: ZU Hosted Pages:
Journal: Transplant International Wiley Volume:
Keywords : Impact , hepatitis , virus , direct acting antivirals    
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) in kidney transplanted patients (KTx‐p) carries a high risk for a worse outcome. This retrospective study evaluates the impact of HCV and of the new direct acting antivirals (DAAs) on patient and graft outcomes in KT