EAU guidelines on renal transplantation

Eur Urol. 2005 Feb;47(2):156-66. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2004.02.009.


Objectives: To produce a guidelines text, on behalf of the European Association of Urology, providing insights in the issues surrounding renal transplantation.

Method: A group of international experts in renal transplantation carried out a non-structured literature review on available medical databases and urological literature.

Result: A guideline text is presented providing an overview of key issues involved in the patients' management such as assessment of donors, pre-transplant evaluation, techniques, management, post-transplant care, etc.

Conclusion: The current text represents a consensus statement developed by a group of international experts in renal transplantation.

Publication types

  • Consensus Development Conference
  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Graft Rejection / etiology
  • Graft Survival
  • Histocompatibility Testing / methods
  • Humans
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / adverse effects
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic / surgery
  • Kidney Transplantation* / immunology
  • Kidney Transplantation* / methods
  • Neoplasms / etiology
  • Patient Selection
  • Survival Analysis


  • Immunosuppressive Agents