Otte Jean-Bernard

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Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: results from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) study SIOPEL-1 and review of the world experience
    J B Otte
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 42:74-83. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint History of pediatric liver transplantation. Where are we coming from? Where do we stand?
    J B Otte
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 6:378-87. 2002
  3. doi request reprint PLUTO first report
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 14:830-5. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatric liver transplantation--a review based on 20 years of personal experience
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Unité de Chirurgie pédiatrique Service de Transplantation Abdominale, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    Transpl Int 17:562-73. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: indications and contraindications in the modern era
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Department of Abdominal Organ Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 9:557-65. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Good Samaritan liver donor in pediatric transplantation
    Otte Jean-Bernard
    Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 13:155-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The contribution of transplantation to the treatment of liver tumors in children
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Department of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cliniques Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:233-8. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Progress in the surgical treatment of malignant liver tumors in children
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Cancer Treat Rev 36:360-71. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Steroid-free, tacrolimus-basiliximab immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplantation: clinical and pharmacoeconomic study in 50 children
    Jeremie M Gras
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 14:469-77. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Steroid-free liver transplantation in children
    Raymond Reding
    Paediatric Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Saint Luc University Clinics, 10 Hippocrate Avenue, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    Lancet 362:2068-70. 2003

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: results from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP) study SIOPEL-1 and review of the world experience
    J B Otte
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 42:74-83. 2004
    ..The role of LTX in the overall management of HB is still, however, unclear...
  2. ncbi request reprint History of pediatric liver transplantation. Where are we coming from? Where do we stand?
    J B Otte
    Department of Pediatric Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 6:378-87. 2002
    ..Since the vast majority of liver-transplanted children will have a reasonably normal life expectancy, the focus should be switched to their long-term rehabilitation and the assessment of their quality of life when they reach adulthood...
  3. doi request reprint PLUTO first report
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 14:830-5. 2010
    ..This is a preliminary glimpse of what we hope to be a series of interim reports over the next decade from the steering committee to help guide therapy in this very challenging group of children...
  4. ncbi request reprint Paediatric liver transplantation--a review based on 20 years of personal experience
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Unité de Chirurgie pédiatrique Service de Transplantation Abdominale, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    Transpl Int 17:562-73. 2004
    ..The main progress to come will concern immunosuppression, taking advantage of the immunological privilege of the liver. Protocols are under development for induction of operational tolerance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatoblastoma: indications and contraindications in the modern era
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Department of Abdominal Organ Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 9:557-65. 2005
    ..Due to the rarity of the disease, these children should be treated in specialized centers...
  6. doi request reprint Good Samaritan liver donor in pediatric transplantation
    Otte Jean-Bernard
    Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 13:155-9. 2009
    ..We report a case of anonymous liver transplantation from adult to child...
  7. ncbi request reprint The contribution of transplantation to the treatment of liver tumors in children
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Department of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Cliniques Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:233-8. 2005
    ..When they are symptomatic, however, indications for transplantation should be very selective regarding tumor size, multi-focality, vascular invasion and distant metastases...
  8. doi request reprint Progress in the surgical treatment of malignant liver tumors in children
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    Cancer Treat Rev 36:360-71. 2010
    ..cineca.org) in order to clarify issues unresolved by retrospective studies...
  9. doi request reprint Steroid-free, tacrolimus-basiliximab immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplantation: clinical and pharmacoeconomic study in 50 children
    Jeremie M Gras
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 14:469-77. 2008
    ..Medical care costs were similar in both groups. Steroid avoidance together with basiliximab immunoprophylaxis was not harmful in terms of allograft acceptance, and even seemed to be beneficial in the long term...
  10. ncbi request reprint Steroid-free liver transplantation in children
    Raymond Reding
    Paediatric Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Saint Luc University Clinics, 10 Hippocrate Avenue, 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    Lancet 362:2068-70. 2003
    ..Steroid avoidance was, therefore, not harmful to our patients, and combining tacrolimus with basiliximab as a steroid substitution seems a safe alternative to tacrolimus and steroid immunosuppression...
  11. ncbi request reprint Glycogenosis storage type I diseases and evolutive adenomatosis: an indication for liver transplantation
    Jan P Lerut
    Cliniques Universitaires St Luc 1400, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Avenue Hippocrate 10, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Transpl Int 16:879-84. 2003
    ..Regular detailed Doppler ultrasound and magnetic nuclear resonance screening during childhood and adolescence are, therefore, mandatory in order for the timing of transplantation to be optimized...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cavocaval adult liver transplantation and retransplantation without venovenous bypass and without portocaval shunting: a prospective feasibility study in adult liver transplantation
    Jan Lerut
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Liver Transplant Program, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Transplantation 75:1740-5. 2003
    ..Refinements in technique permit transplantation to be done with IVC preservation and without VVB use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and pharmacokinetics of tacrolimus oral suspension in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    Raymond Reding
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program andHospital Pharmacy, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 6:124-6. 2002
    ..55%, respectively). Accordingly, the use of OST may constitute an alternative option for tacrolimus administration in low body weight organ recipients, to allow dosage titration in the early post-transplant weeks...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stepwise minimization of the immunosuppressive therapy in pediatric liver transplantation. A conceptual approach towards operational tolerance
    Raymond Reding
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 68:320-2. 2005
    ..We hypothesize that the recent population of liver transplant recipients with low immunosuppression might be more suitable for progressive immunosuppression withdrawal trial, with the aim to reach ultimately operational tolerance...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival and late graft loss in pediatric liver transplant recipients--a 15-year single-center experience
    Michael A Wallot
    Department of Pediatric Transplantation, Saint Luc Clinic, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 8:615-22. 2002
    ..Technical complications are only a minor factor in late graft loss, but complications related to immunosuppression and infection remain a major hazard and must be addressed...
  16. pmc Congenital intrahepatic bile duct dilatation is a potentially curable disease: long-term results of a multi-institutional study
    Jean Yves Mabrut
    Department of Abdominal Surgery and Transplantation, Saint Luc University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Surg 246:236-45. 2007
    ..To report clinical presentation, perioperative outcome, and long-term results of surgical management of congenital intrahepatic bile duct (IHBD) dilatations (including Caroli disease) in a multi-institutional setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Early immunological monitoring after pediatric liver transplantation: cytokine immune deviation and graft acceptance in 40 recipients
    Jérémie Gras
    Pediatric Surgical Unit, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Liver Transpl 13:426-33. 2007
    ..The occurrence of cytokine immune deviation may therefore be related to early graft acceptance in children who receive liver transplants...
  18. doi request reprint Liver transplantation in children with fulminant hepatic failure: The UCL experience
    Parikshat Mahadeb
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, St Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 13:414-20. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint Liver retransplantation in children. A 21-year single-center experience
    Christophe Bourdeaux
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Pediatric Surgery and Transplant Unit, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Transpl Int 22:416-22. 2009
    ..The former did not seem to be associated with higher immunologic risk, except for children having withdrawal of immunosuppression following the first graft...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pediatric liver transplantation using left hepatic segments from living related donors: surgical experience in 100 recipients at Saint-Luc University Clinics
    Ahmed A Darwish
    Pediatric Liver Transplantation Program, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Pediatr Transplant 10:345-53. 2006
    ..Donor morbidity was kept to acceptable incidence, and surgical technique in the recipient needs to be tailored to minimize postoperative complications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation
    Jean Bernard Otte
    J Pediatr Surg 41:607-8. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Should the selection of children with hepatocellular carcinoma be based on Milan criteria?
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Pediatr Transplant 12:1-3. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of hepatoblastoma in children
    Piotr Czauderna
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Medical University of Gdansk, ul Nowe Ogrody 1 6, Gdansk 80 803, Poland
    Pediatr Radiol 36:187-91. 2006
    ..Every effort should be made to resect hepatoblastoma completely either by standard partial hepatectomy or by the use of liver transplantation in difficult or clearly unresectable cases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Living-related liver transplantation and vena cava reconstruction after total hepatectomy including the vena cava for hepatoblastoma
    Christophe Chardot
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Bicetre, 78 rue du General Leclerc, F 94275 Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Transplantation 73:90-2. 2002
    ..Because the liver graft procured by living donation has no IVC, a reconstruction of the recipient IVC is needed. We report our experience with living-related liver transplantation (LRLT) and IVC replacement in such cases...
  25. ncbi request reprint Ratio between Epstein-Barr viral load and anti-Epstein-Barr virus specific T-cell response as a predictive marker of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease
    Francoise Smets
    Pediatrics Department, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium
    Transplantation 73:1603-10. 2002
    ..However, EBV load is so far the only marker proposed to evaluate PTLD risk, and no study has investigated the role of specific anti-EBV T lymphocytes (EBV-TL)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Steroid withdrawal after pediatric liver transplantation: a long-term follow-up study in 109 recipients
    Hanh Vo Thi Diem
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Transplantation 75:1664-70. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to clarify the balance of potential benefits and risks of steroid withdrawal (SW) in pediatric liver transplantation...
  27. pmc Impact of surgical and immunological parameters in pediatric liver transplantation: a multivariate analysis in 500 consecutive recipients of primary grafts
    Veerle Evrard
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Saint Luc University Clinics Université catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Surg 239:272-80. 2004
    ..To assess the respective impact of surgical and immunologic factors on patient/graft outcome and rejection after pediatric liver transplantation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Successful treatment of recurrent cholangitis after adult liver transplantation with a Tsuchida antireflux valve
    Giuseppe Orlando
    Transplantation 77:1307-8. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Sporadic childhood hepatoblastomas show activation of beta-catenin, mismatch repair defects and p53 mutations
    Maria C Curia
    Department of Oncology, University of Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
    Mod Pathol 21:7-14. 2008
    ..Sporadic hepatoblastoma appears to be molecularly and phenotypically heterogeneous and may reflect different pathways of liver carcinogenesis...
  30. ncbi request reprint Parental experience with living-related donor liver transplantation
    Jean Bernard Otte
    Pediatr Transplant 8:317-21. 2004
  31. pmc 2005 PRETEXT: a revised staging system for primary malignant liver tumours of childhood developed by the SIOPEL group
    Derek J Roebuck
    Department of Radiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Radiol 37:123-32; quiz 249-50. 2007
    ..This paper, written by members of the radiology and surgery committees of the International Childhood Liver Tumor Strategy Group (SIOPEL), presents various clarifications and revisions to the original PRETEXT system...
  32. ncbi request reprint Management of pharyngoesophageal (Zenker's) diverticulum: which technique?
    Christian A Gutschow
    Unit of Upper G I Surgery, Louvain Medical School, Brussels, Belgium
    Ann Thorac Surg 74:1677-82; discussion 1682-3. 2002
    ..The clinical relevance of cricomyotomy, although supported by experimental data, remains controversial...
  33. ncbi request reprint Left lobe living related liver transplantation in the absence of an extrahepatic left portal vein
    Jan Lerut
    Liver Transplant Program, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Universite Catholique de Louvain Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    Transplantation 74:278-9. 2002
    ..This report is of a successful case of living- related liver transplantation using a left lobe procured in a patient presenting with an absent horizontal segment of the left extrahepatic vein...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of the pretreatment extent of disease system in hepatoblastoma: results from the International Society of Pediatric Oncology Liver Tumor Study Group SIOPEL-1 study
    Daniel C Aronson
    Pediatric Surgical Center of Amsterdam, Emma Children s Hospital AMC, PO Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Oncol 23:1245-52. 2005
    ..Study aims were to analyze the accuracy and interobserver agreement of PRETEXT and to compare the predictive impact of three currently used staging systems...
  35. ncbi request reprint Surgical view of the treatment of patients with hepatoblastoma: results from the first prospective trial of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology Liver Tumor Study Group
    J Marco Schnater
    Pediatric Surgical Center Amsterdam EKZ AMC VUmc, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer 94:1111-20. 2002
    ..The objective of this article was to assess the assumed surgical advantages of primary chemotherapy...
  36. ncbi request reprint PELD score and posttransplant outcome in pediatric liver transplantation: a retrospective study of 100 recipients
    Christophe Bourdeaux
    Pediatric Liver Transplant Program, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Saint Luc University Clinics, Brussels, Belgium
    Transplantation 79:1273-6. 2005
    ..This study investigated whether PELD may also impact on post-LT results...