Federico Villamil

Summary

Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B: progress in the last 15 years
    Federico G Villamil
    Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 8:S59-66. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis with anti-HBs immune globulins and nucleoside analogues after liver transplantation for HBV infection
    Federico G Villamil
    Fundacion Favaloro, Liver Unit, Avenida Belgrano 1782, Piso 5, C1093AAS, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Hepatol 39:466-74. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint C2 monitoring of cyclosporine in de novo liver transplant recipients: the clinician's perspective
    Federico Villamil
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favoloro, Avenida Belgrano 1782, C1093AAS, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 10:577-83. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes in liver transplant patients with hepatic C infection receiving tacrolimus or cyclosporine
    F Villamil
    Fundacion Favoloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Transplant Proc 38:2964-7. 2006
  5. pmc Comparison of the applicability of two prognostic scoring systems in patients with fulminant hepatic failure
    Won Choong Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University, College of Medicine Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 22:93-100. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of liver diseases in a small rural community isolated in the mountain heights: clinical, biochemical and ultrasonographic study]
    Sonia M Soria
    Unidad de Hepatologia, cirugía hepatobiliar y trasplante hepático, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 36:174-81. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint [Indications and timing of liver transplantation]
    Andres E Ruf
    Unidad de Hepatologia, cirugía hepatobiliar y trasplante hepático, Fundacion Favaloro
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 38:75-88. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Addition of serum sodium into the MELD score predicts waiting list mortality better than MELD alone
    Andres E Ruf
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 11:336-43. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint How common is delayed cyclosporine absorption following liver transplantation?
    Silvina E Yantorno
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 11:167-73. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint A report of the Vancouver Forum on the care of the live organ donor: lung, liver, pancreas, and intestine data and medical guidelines
    Mark L Barr
    Transplantation 81:1373-85. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B: progress in the last 15 years
    Federico G Villamil
    Hepatology and Liver Transplantation Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 8:S59-66. 2002
    ..8. Fifteen years ago, hepatitis B was regarded as a relative or absolute contraindication for OLT. Today, hepatitis B is a universally accepted indication for OLT...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prophylaxis with anti-HBs immune globulins and nucleoside analogues after liver transplantation for HBV infection
    Federico G Villamil
    Fundacion Favaloro, Liver Unit, Avenida Belgrano 1782, Piso 5, C1093AAS, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Hepatol 39:466-74. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint C2 monitoring of cyclosporine in de novo liver transplant recipients: the clinician's perspective
    Federico Villamil
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favoloro, Avenida Belgrano 1782, C1093AAS, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 10:577-83. 2004
    ..In conclusion, this more flexible approach to C(2) monitoring allows the dose of cyclosporine to be individualized effectively for each patient, which results in significant efficacy benefits while minimizing the risk of toxicity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes in liver transplant patients with hepatic C infection receiving tacrolimus or cyclosporine
    F Villamil
    Fundacion Favoloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Transplant Proc 38:2964-7. 2006
    ..Tacrolimus may be associated with increased risk of histological HCV disease recurrence compared to cyclosporine...
  5. pmc Comparison of the applicability of two prognostic scoring systems in patients with fulminant hepatic failure
    Won Choong Choi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University, College of Medicine Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 22:93-100. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of liver diseases in a small rural community isolated in the mountain heights: clinical, biochemical and ultrasonographic study]
    Sonia M Soria
    Unidad de Hepatologia, cirugía hepatobiliar y trasplante hepático, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 36:174-81. 2006
    ..This study showed that in Lara there is a high prevalence of steatosis, gallstones and equinoccocal disease in adults, absence of HBVand HCV infection and low exposure to HAV in children especially in those aged < 5 years...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Indications and timing of liver transplantation]
    Andres E Ruf
    Unidad de Hepatologia, cirugía hepatobiliar y trasplante hepático, Fundacion Favaloro
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 38:75-88. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Addition of serum sodium into the MELD score predicts waiting list mortality better than MELD alone
    Andres E Ruf
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 11:336-43. 2005
    ..In conclusion, addition of serum sodium to MELD identified a subgroup of patients with poor outcome in a more efficient way than MELD alone and significantly increased the efficacy of the score to predict waitlist mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint How common is delayed cyclosporine absorption following liver transplantation?
    Silvina E Yantorno
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 11:167-73. 2005
    ..Measurement of C(4) in addition to C(2) differentiates effectively between delayed and poor absorbers of CsA such that over- or underimmunosuppression can be avoided...
  10. ncbi request reprint A report of the Vancouver Forum on the care of the live organ donor: lung, liver, pancreas, and intestine data and medical guidelines
    Mark L Barr
    Transplantation 81:1373-85. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint MELD is superior to King's college and Clichy's criteria to assess prognosis in fulminant hepatic failure
    Silvina E Yantorno
    Liver Unit, Fundacion Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Transpl 13:822-8. 2007
    ..However, because data was generated from a single center and included a rather low number of patients who survived or died without OLT, further confirmation of our findings is required...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Why is it that Argentinean hepatologists do not publish enough?]
    Federico G Villamil
    Acta Gastroenterol Latinoam 38:6-10. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of infection with a single hepatitis C virus genotype in a small rural community of Argentina
    Gaston R Picchio
    Laboratorio de Citometría y Biología Molecular S A, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Liver Int 26:660-5. 2006
    ..These findings prompted us to conduct a large population-based survey to evaluate the prevalence of HCV in this community...