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Effect of sirolimus on malignancy and survival after kidney transplantation: systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data.

Greg A Knoll, Madzouka B Kokolo, Ranjeeta Mallick, Andrew Beck, Chieny D Buenaventura, Robin Ducharme, Rashad Barsoum, Corrado Bernasconi, Tom D Blydt-Hansen, Henrik Ekberg, Claudia R Felipe, John Firth, Lorenzo Gallon, Marielle Gelens, Denis Glotz, Jan Gossmann, Markus Guba, Ahmed Ali Morsy, Rebekka Salgo, Earnst H Scheuermann, Helio Tedesco-Silva, Stefan Vitko, Christopher Watson, Dean A Fergusson,

<h4>Objective</h4>To examine risk of malignancy and death in patients with kidney transplant who receive the immunosuppressive drug sirolimus.<h4>Design</h4>Systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data.<h4>Data sources</h4>Medline, Embase, and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials from inception to March 2013.<h4>Eligibility</h4>Randomized controlled trials comparing immunosuppressive regimens with and without sirolimus in ... Read more >>

BMJ (BMJ (Clinical research ed.))
[2014, 349:g6679]

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The effects of lysine analogs during pelvic surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Rodney H Breau, Madzouka B Kokolo, Nahid Punjani, Ilias Cagiannos, Andrew Beck, Naomi Niznick, Chieny Buenaventura, Juthaporn Cowan, Gregory Knoll, Franco Momoli, Chris Morash, Marcel Ruzicka, Svetlana Schachkina, Alan Tinmouth, Hai Yan Xie, Dean A Fergusson,

Pelvic vasculature is complex and inconsistent while pelvic bones impede access to pelvic organs. These anatomical characteristics render pelvic surgery inherently difficult, and some of these procedures are frequently associated with blood loss that necessitates blood transfusion. The aim of this study was to review the literature on the use ... Read more >>

Transfus Med Rev (Transfusion medicine reviews)
[2014, 28(3):145-155]

Cited: 4 times

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Checking whether there is an increased risk of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder and other cancers with specific modern immunosuppression regimens in renal transplantation: protocol for a network meta-analysis of randomized and observational studies.

Brian Hutton, Lawrence Joseph, Fatemeh Yazdi, Jennifer Tetzlaff, Mona Hersi, Madzouka Kokolo, Nicolas Fergusson, Alexandria Bennett, Chieny Buenaventura, Dean Fergusson, Andrea Tricco, Sharon Strauss, David Moher, Greg Knoll,

<h4>Background</h4>Patients undergoing renal transplant procedures require multi-agent immunosuppressive regimens both short term (induction phase) and long term (maintenance phase) to minimize the risk of organ rejection. There are several drug classes and agents for immunosuppression. Use of these agents may increase the risk of different harms including not only infections, ... Read more >>

Syst Rev (Systematic reviews)
[2014, 3:16]

Cited: 1 time

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