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Comparative Effectiveness of Tacrolimus-Based Steroid Sparing versus Steroid Maintenance Regimens in Kidney Transplantation: Results from Discrete Event Simulation.

Authors
  • Desai, Vibha C A1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Ferrand, Yann1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Cavanaugh, Teresa M1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Kelton, Christina M L1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Caro, J Jaime1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Goebel, Jens1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • Heaton, Pamela C1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
  • 1 Researcher, HealthCore, Andover, MA, USA (VCAD).
  • 2 Assistant Professor of Operations Management, College of Business, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA (YF).
  • 3 Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences, James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA (TMC).
  • 4 Professor of Economics, Carl H. Lindner College of Business, and Adjunct Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA (CMLK).
  • 5 Chief Scientist, Evidera, and Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology and of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University, Montreal, Québec, Canada (JJC). , (Canada)
  • 6 Professor of Pediatrics-Nephrology, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO, USA (JG).
  • 7 Chair and Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences, James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA (PCH).
Type
Published Article
Journal
Medical decision making : an international journal of the Society for Medical Decision Making
Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
Volume
37
Issue
7
Pages
827–843
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1177/0272989X17700879
PMID: 28384413
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
Unknown

Abstract

Strategies of 6- and 12-mo steroid withdrawal post-kidney transplantation are expected to reduce the rates of adverse cardiovascular events and other outcomes with no worsening of AR or GL rates compared with steroid maintenance.

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