Table 1.

Frequency of subclinical acute rejection and mild CAN in protocol biopsiesa

ReferenceNo. of PatientsTime after TransplantationFrequency (%)
Subclinical rejection
    Choi et al., 2005 (10)3042 wk13
    Roberts et al., 2004 (6)1151 wk13
1 mo8
    Shapiro et al., 2001 (28)1001 wk25
    Nankivell et al., 2001 (9)1123 mo29
    Jain et al., 2000 (4)501 wk4
    Jain et al., 2000 (5)783 mo1
    Rush et al., 1998 (11)351 mo43
3 mo27
6 mo15
    Séron et al., 1997 (7)983 mo4
    Rush et al., 1995 (8)251 mo20
3 mo16
6 mo12
Mild CAN
    Kuypers et al., 1999 (14)1123 mo79
    Legendre et al., 1998 (12)313 mo25
    Séron et al., 1997 (7)983 mo42
    Dimeny et al., 1995 (15)996 mo35
    Rush et al., 1995 (8)251 mo0
3 mo4
6 mo20
  • a CAN, chronic allograft nephropathy.