Alan C Farney

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evolving experience using kidneys from deceased donors with terminal acute kidney injury
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:645-55; discussion 655-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Pancreas graft thrombosis: causes, prevention, diagnosis, and intervention
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Abdominal Transplant Service, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:87-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Experience with deceased donor kidney transplantation in 114 patients over age 60
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Surgery 142:514-23; discussion 523.e1-2. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in standard criteria deceased donors is associated with inferior outcomes following kidney transplantation
    Rajinder P Singh
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E437-46. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Dual kidney transplantation: a case-control comparison with single kidney transplantation from standard and expanded criteria donors
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Transplantation 83:1551-6. 2007
  6. pmc Pancreas transplantation: lessons learned from a decade of experience at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Jeffrey Rogers
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Rev Diabet Stud 8:17-27. 2011
  7. pmc Intermediate-term outcomes with expanded criteria deceased donors in kidney transplantation: a spectrum or specter of quality?
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 243:594-601; discussion 601-3. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Experience in renal and extrarenal transplantation with donation after cardiac death donors with selective use of extracorporeal support
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:1028-37; discussion 1037. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of pulsatile perfusion preservation on outcomes in kidney transplantation from expanded criteria donors
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:873-82; discussion 882-4. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Experience with dual kidney transplants from donors at the extremes of age
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Surgery 140:597-605; discussion 605-6. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Evolving experience using kidneys from deceased donors with terminal acute kidney injury
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:645-55; discussion 655-6. 2013
    ..Kidney transplantation from deceased donors with terminal acute kidney injury (AKI) is not widely accepted...
  2. doi request reprint Pancreas graft thrombosis: causes, prevention, diagnosis, and intervention
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Abdominal Transplant Service, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:87-92. 2012
    ..Patients with a history of thrombotic events should be identified and evaluated for thrombophilia to identify transplant candidates at highest risk...
  3. ncbi request reprint Experience with deceased donor kidney transplantation in 114 patients over age 60
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Surgery 142:514-23; discussion 523.e1-2. 2007
    ..In the recent past, advanced age was a contraindication to kidney transplantation (KT). The purpose of this study was to review retrospectively our single center experience in deceased donor (DD) KT with respect to recipient age...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hypertension in standard criteria deceased donors is associated with inferior outcomes following kidney transplantation
    Rajinder P Singh
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E437-46. 2011
    ..Although hypertension is an important component of the expanded criteria donor definition, risks of transplanting deceased donor kidneys from hypertensive standard criteria donors (SCD) are less well understood...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dual kidney transplantation: a case-control comparison with single kidney transplantation from standard and expanded criteria donors
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Transplantation 83:1551-6. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Pancreas transplantation: lessons learned from a decade of experience at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Jeffrey Rogers
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Rev Diabet Stud 8:17-27. 2011
    ..Type 2 diabetics with detectable C-peptide levels have been transplanted successfully with outcomes comparable to those of insulinopenic diabetics. Our experiences are discussed in the light of findings reported in the literature...
  7. pmc Intermediate-term outcomes with expanded criteria deceased donors in kidney transplantation: a spectrum or specter of quality?
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 243:594-601; discussion 601-3. 2006
    ..To compare intermediate-term outcomes in adult recipients of expanded criteria (ECD) versus concurrent standard criteria (SCD) deceased donor kidney transplants at a single center using a standardized approach...
  8. doi request reprint Experience in renal and extrarenal transplantation with donation after cardiac death donors with selective use of extracorporeal support
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:1028-37; discussion 1037. 2008
    ..Most reports of donation after cardiac death (DCD) donors are exclusive to kidney transplantation and report high rates of delayed graft function (DGF)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of pulsatile perfusion preservation on outcomes in kidney transplantation from expanded criteria donors
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:873-82; discussion 882-4. 2007
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Experience with dual kidney transplants from donors at the extremes of age
    Phillip S Moore
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Surgery 140:597-605; discussion 605-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our experience with DKT from older donors and en bloc KT (EBKT) from small pediatric donors...
  11. doi request reprint A randomized trial of alemtuzumab versus antithymocyte globulin induction in renal and pancreas transplantation
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Transplantation 88:810-9. 2009
    ..Infections and malignancy were similar between the two induction arms. CONCLUSION.: Alemtuzumab and rATG induction therapies were equally safe, but alemtuzumab was associated with less BPAR...
  12. doi request reprint Kidney transplantation from donation after cardiac death donors: lack of impact of delayed graft function on post-transplant outcomes
    Rajinder P Singh
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:255-64. 2011
    ..Delayed graft function (DGF) is more common in recipients of kidney transplants from donation after cardiac death (DCD) donors compared to donation after brain death (DBD) donors...
  13. doi request reprint Successful kidney transplantation from a donation after cardiac death donor with acute renal failure and bowel infarction using extracorporeal support
    Jack M Zuckerman
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Transpl Int 22:798-804. 2009
    ..We report herein the successful recovery and transplantation of kidneys from an unstable donor with the above constellation of conditions in the setting of extracorporeal support after declaration of death by asystole...
  14. doi request reprint Single center experience transplanting kidneys from deceased donors with terminal acute renal failure
    Jack M Zuckerman
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Surgery 146:686-94; discussion 694-5. 2009
    ..Transplantation of kidneys from deceased donors with terminal acute renal failure (ARF) is uncommon...
  15. doi request reprint Discarded human kidneys as a source of ECM scaffold for kidney regeneration technologies
    Giuseppe Orlando
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Biomaterials 34:5915-25. 2013
    ..Collectively, these results indicate that discarded human kidneys are a suitable source of renal scaffolds and their use for tissue engineering applications may be more clinically applicable than kidneys derived from animals...
  16. pmc Porcine pancreas extracellular matrix as a platform for endocrine pancreas bioengineering
    Sayed Hadi Mirmalek-Sani
    Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Biomaterials 34:5488-95. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Optimal use of older donors and recipients in kidney transplantation
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    Surgery 139:324-33. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to review retrospectively our single center experience in deceased-donor kidney transplantation, with respect to donor and recipient age...
  18. doi request reprint Cost-effective immunosuppressive options for solid organ transplantation: a guide to lower cost for the renal transplant recipient in the USA
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Winston Salem, NC 27106, USA
    Immunotherapy 2:879-88. 2010
    ..The purpose of creating an alternative, lower-cost immunotherapy regimen is to give patients a choice. Responsible stewardship of scarce donor organs is the primary, and clearly appropriate, limiting factor...
  19. doi request reprint Lessons learned from a single center's experience with 134 donation after cardiac death donor kidney transplants
    Alan C Farney
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1095, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:440-51; discussion 451-3. 2011
    ..Reports of kidney transplantation from donation after cardiac death (DCD) donors describe high rates of delayed graft function (DGF)...
  20. doi request reprint Production and implantation of renal extracellular matrix scaffolds from porcine kidneys as a platform for renal bioengineering investigations
    Giuseppe Orlando
    Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 256:363-70. 2012
    ..Tissue engineering holds the potential to address this issue through the implementation of decellularization-recellularization technology...
  21. doi request reprint Pancreas transplantation with portal venous drainage with an emphasis on technical aspects
    Jeffrey Rogers
    Section of Transplantation, Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Clin Transplant 28:16-26. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the existing literature on portal-enteric pancreas transplantation with an emphasis on surgical aspects and technical modifications/nuances that have been introduced with time and experience. ..
  22. doi request reprint Treatment options for renal cell carcinoma in renal allografts: a case series from a single institution
    Darden C Swords
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E199-205. 2013
    ..Consequently, radical nephrectomy should be utilized whenever the allograft is non-functioning and the patient's surgical risk is not prohibitive...
  23. ncbi request reprint Successful unintentional ABO-incompatible renal transplantation: Blood group A1B donor into an A2B recipient
    Emmanuel A Fadeyi
    Dept of Pathology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157
    Am J Clin Pathol 141:724-6. 2014
    ..To report a successful unintentional transplantation of a deceased donor kidney from an "incompatible" A1B donor into a recipient who was blood group A2B with unsuspected preformed anti-A1 antibodies...
  24. pmc Long-term function of islets encapsulated in a redesigned alginate microcapsule construct in omentum pouches of immune-competent diabetic rats
    Rajesh Pareta
    From the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Virginia Tech Wake Forest University School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences, and Department of Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC and Department of Biomedical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago and Research Service, Hines Veterans Administration Hospital, Hines, IL
    Pancreas 43:605-13. 2014
    ..Our study aim was to determine encapsulated islet graft viability in an omentum pouch and the effect of fibroblast growth factor 1 (FGF-1) released from our redesigned alginate microcapsules on the function of the graft...
  25. doi request reprint Ethnicity, medical insurance, and living kidney donation
    Amber Michelle Reeves-Daniel
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E498-503. 2013
    ..Relationships between race/ethnicity, recipient medical insurance, and living donor kidney transplantation (LKT) are incompletely described...
  26. doi request reprint Immunosuppression for pancreas transplantation with an emphasis on antibody induction strategies: review and perspective
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC27157, USA
    Expert Rev Clin Immunol 10:117-32. 2014
    ..However, the development of non-nephrotoxic, nondiabetogenic, and nongastrointestinal toxic regimens is highly desirable to improve quality of life in all solid organ transplant recipients. ..
  27. doi request reprint Regeneration and bioengineering of the gastrointestinal tract: current status and future perspectives
    Giuseppe Orlando
    Department of General Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Dig Liver Dis 44:714-20. 2012
    ....
  28. pmc Increased kidney transplantation utilizing expanded criteria deceased organ donors with results comparable to standard criteria donor transplant
    Robert J Stratta
    Department of General Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ann Surg 239:688-95; discussion 695-7. 2004
    ..To compare outcomes in recipients of expanded criteria donor (ECD) versus standard criteria donor (SCD) kidneys at a single center using a standardized approach with similar immunosuppression...
  29. pmc Microencapsulation of pancreatic islets for use in a bioartificial pancreas
    Emmanuel C Opara
    Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 1001:261-6. 2013
    ..In this chapter, we provide a detailed description of the microencapsulation process...
  30. pmc Design of a bioartificial pancreas
    Rajesh A Pareta
    Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Pathobiology 80:194-202. 2013
    ..We will also critically review the various factors that will need to be taken into consideration in order to achieve the ultimate goal of routine clinical application...