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Longitudinal Assessment of Serum Creatinine Levels on Graft Survival After Renal Transplantation: Joint Modeling Approach

Elham Maraghi 1 , Abbas Rahimi Foroushani 1 , Shima Younespour 1 , Zohreh Rostami 2 , Behzad Einollahi 2 , Mohammad Reza Eshraghian 1 , * , Mohammad Reza Akhoond 3 and Kazem Mohammad 1
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1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Nephrology and Urology Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Statistics, Mathematical Science and Computer Faculty, Shahid Chamran University, Ahvaz, IR Iran
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  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: July 01, 2016, 8 (4); e37666
  • Published Online: June 7, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 28, 2016
  • Revised: April 13, 2016
  • Accepted: May 28, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.37666

To Cite: Maraghi E, Rahimi Foroushani A, Younespour S, Rostami Z, Einollahi B, et al. Longitudinal Assessment of Serum Creatinine Levels on Graft Survival After Renal Transplantation: Joint Modeling Approach, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2016 ; 8(4):e37666. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.37666.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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