Effect of Kidney Transplantation on Smoking Habits of Kidney Donors


Keles M., Avsar U., Avsar Z., Emre H., Cankaya E. , Cansever Z., ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.47, no.5, pp.1302-1305, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2015.04.055
  • Title of Journal : TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS
  • Page Numbers: pp.1302-1305

Abstract

Introduction. Smoking increases the risk for cardiovascular disease in kidney donors, as is the case with normal individuals; it may also result in the development and progression of chronic renal failure. The present study aimed to investigate the effect of kidney transplant on smoking habits of kidney donors.