Table 2.

First biopsy-proven acute rejections, according to the BANFF 1993 classification, and anti-rejection therapy needed per patient per group

ParameterMMF/PredMMF/CsAMMF/CsA/Pred
a Pairwise comparison among groups, P = 0.0001.
b Pairwise comparison among groups, P = 0.0014.
n patients637673
Acute rejection14ab3b1a
    BANFF I521
    BANFF ≥II910
Anti-rejection therapy
    methylprednisolone1341
    anti-T cell antibodies620