Affiliation: University of British Columbia
- Transplant tourism in the United States: a single-center experienceJagbir Gill
Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1820-8. 2008..Median follow-up time was 487 d (range 68 to 3056)...
- Outcomes of kidney transplantation from older living donors to older recipientsJagbir Gill
Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 52:541-52. 2008..As waiting times for a deceased donor kidney increase, these older candidates are disadvantaged by rapidly deteriorating health, often resulting in death or removal from the wait list before transplantation...
- Living donor kidney versus simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant in type I diabetics: an analysis of the OPTN/UNOS databaseBrian Y Young
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 4:845-52. 2009..The authors compared outcomes of kidney transplant recipients with type I diabetes using data from the Organ Procurement and Transplant Network/United Network for Organ Sharing...
- Kidney transplant outcomes in patients with Fabry diseaseTariq Shah
St Vincent Medical Center National Institute of Transplantation, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Transplantation 87:280-5. 2009..Fabry disease is a rare but important cause of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) among young men. Postkidney transplantation outcomes among patients with Fabry disease remain controversial...
- Patient and graft outcomes from deceased kidney donors age 70 years and older: an analysis of the Organ Procurement Transplant Network/United Network of Organ Sharing databaseDisaya Chavalitdhamrong
Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Transplantation 85:1573-9. 2008..We examined patient and graft outcomes of renal transplant from expanded criteria donors (ECDs) aged 70 years and older, using the Organ Procurement Transplant Network/United Network of Organ Sharing database...
- Alemtuzumab versus interleukin-2 receptor antibodies induction in living donor kidney transplantationMarcelo S Sampaio
Division of Nephrology, Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Transplantation 88:904-10. 2009..We aimed to compare posttransplantation outcomes between alemtuzumab and interleukin-2 receptor antibodies (IL-2RA) in living donor kidney transplant recipients in the United States...
- Outcomes of dual adult kidney transplants in the United States: an analysis of the OPTN/UNOS databaseJagbir Gill
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Transplantation 85:62-8. 2008..There are limited data comparing outcomes of DKT to single kidney ECD transplants, making it unclear where DKT fits in the current allocation scheme. Our purpose was to compare outcomes of DKT and ECD transplants in the United States...
- Outcomes of renal transplantation in recipients with Wegener's granulomatosisJenny Shen
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Clin Transplant 25:380-7. 2011..This study supports the notion that renal transplantation is an effective treatment option for patients with ESRD secondary to WG. They fare similarly, if not better, than other patients...
- Incidence and consequences of acute kidney injury in kidney transplant recipientsAnita Mehrotra
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 59:558-65. 2012..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence and consequences of AKI in kidney transplant recipients outside the peritransplant period and unrelated to acute rejection...
- The older living kidney donor: Part of the solution to the organ shortageJohn S Gill
Department of Nephrology, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Transplantation 82:1662-6. 2006..Strategies to increase kidney transplantation are urgently needed...
- Immunosuppression of the elderly kidney transplant recipientGabriel M Danovitch
Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Transplantation 84:285-91. 2007..Taking these factors into consideration, we propose an approach to immunosuppression in the elderly based on individual risk stratification of treatment failure and the potential for adverse events...