Impact of race on pancreas transplant outcomes in the current era: It is not all Black and White.

Journal Article (Editorial)

The growth in pancreas transplant is driven in part by expansion of indications to include an increasing number of select patients with type 2 diabetes. Two papers in this month's issue of Clinical transplantation specifically investigate this association, and in parallel illustrate the complexity of defining the association of race with pancreas transplant outcomes from different perspectives and illustrate several important concepts related to health equity in organ transplantation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McElroy, L; Fridell, JA

Published Date

  • April 2022

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 36 / 4

Start / End Page

  • e14615 -

PubMed ID

  • 35171509

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC8989646

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1399-0012

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/ctr.14615

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • Denmark