Silvio Nadalin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Duisburg-Essen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The White test: a new dye test for intraoperative detection of bile leakage during major liver resection
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45147 Essen, Germany
    Arch Surg 143:402-4; discussion 404. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric acute liver failure and transplantation: the University of Essen experience
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:519-27. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Current trends in live liver donation
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:312-30. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Role and significance of plasma citrulline in the early phase after small bowel transplantation in pigs
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:425-31. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation with "rescue organ offers" within the eurotransplant area: a 2-year report from the University Hospital Essen
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 82:304-9. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Liberal policy in living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: lessons learned
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    Dig Dis Sci 54:377-84. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Positive end-expiratory pressure induces liver congestion in living donor liver transplant patients: myth or fact
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 85:1863-6. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Intraoperative application of "white test" to reduce postoperative bile leak after major liver resection: results of a prospective cohort study in 137 patients
    Jun Li
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:1019-24. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Parenchyma transection in adult live donor liver transplantation: the virtual dilemma of "where to cut". Experience based on virtual 3-dimensional computed tomography imaging reconstructions
    Arnold Radtke
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:811-5. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Liver transplantation, liver resection, and transarterial chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: which is the best oncological approach?
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Dig Dis Sci 54:2264-73. 2009

Detail Information

Publications66

  1. doi request reprint The White test: a new dye test for intraoperative detection of bile leakage during major liver resection
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45147 Essen, Germany
    Arch Surg 143:402-4; discussion 404. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Paediatric acute liver failure and transplantation: the University of Essen experience
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:519-27. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Current trends in live liver donation
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:312-30. 2007
    ..Knowing in detail how to approach to the different aspects of living liver donation may be helpful in further improve donor's safety and even recipient's outcome...
  4. ncbi request reprint Role and significance of plasma citrulline in the early phase after small bowel transplantation in pigs
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Transpl Int 20:425-31. 2007
    ..The PCL failed as a marker in the early diagnosis of ACR and became reliable only when advanced mucosal damage was present...
  5. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation with "rescue organ offers" within the eurotransplant area: a 2-year report from the University Hospital Essen
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 82:304-9. 2006
    ..Overall patient survival was 84.4%. LTx with such "rescue organs" constitutes an additional transplant option and a safe mechanism to "rescue" organs within Eurotransplant...
  6. doi request reprint Liberal policy in living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: lessons learned
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    Dig Dis Sci 54:377-84. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate survival and prognostic factors associated with a liberal exclusionary policy...
  7. doi request reprint Positive end-expiratory pressure induces liver congestion in living donor liver transplant patients: myth or fact
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 85:1863-6. 2008
    ..Our study demonstrated that PEEP up to 10 mbar did not impair liver outflow in LDLT recipients...
  8. doi request reprint Intraoperative application of "white test" to reduce postoperative bile leak after major liver resection: results of a prospective cohort study in 137 patients
    Jun Li
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:1019-24. 2009
    ..This study aimed to prove the clinical validation of the recently developed bile leakage test, "white test" (WT), in major liver resection...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parenchyma transection in adult live donor liver transplantation: the virtual dilemma of "where to cut". Experience based on virtual 3-dimensional computed tomography imaging reconstructions
    Arnold Radtke
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:811-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate two types of liver transection techniques (Cantlie, Malagó) frequently encountered in ALDLT and to determine their resulting anatomical and functional liver graft volumes...
  10. doi request reprint Liver transplantation, liver resection, and transarterial chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: which is the best oncological approach?
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Dig Dis Sci 54:2264-73. 2009
    ..Considering the scarcity of available organs, liver resection remains the best alternative option. TACE remains a potential therapy in patients within the Milan criteria, where it may be more beneficial than resection...
  11. ncbi request reprint "Hepar divisum"--as a rare donor complication after intraoperative mortality of the recipient of an intended living donor liver transplantation
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University of Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:428-34. 2006
    ..The high incidence of biliary complication, however, is of concern. When more than 1 hepatic duct is present, the donor hepatectomy should be completed and the graft reallocated according to the policy of the transplant institution...
  12. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis within the Eurotransplant area: an additional option with "livers that nobody wants"
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 80:897-902. 2005
    ..However, because of limited organ availability, not all those who qualify can benefit from it...
  13. ncbi request reprint "All-in-one" imaging protocols for the evaluation of potential living liver donors: comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and multidetector computed tomography
    Tobias Schroeder
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 45122 Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 11:776-87. 2005
    ..In conclusion, both techniques proved to be efficient to evaluate potential living liver donors' anatomy in a single diagnostic step. The main advantage of CT lies in the ability to accurately assess the biliary anatomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anatomical and physiological comparison of liver volumes among three frequent types of parenchyma transection in live donor liver transplantation
    Arnold Radtke
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:333-8. 2005
    ..our study was to define and compare anatomical and physiological characteristics of venous drainage in the three most common types of liver transection techniques (Malagó, Cantlie, Pringle) encountered in live donor liver transplantation..
  15. ncbi request reprint Split liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:764-7. 2006
    ..However, because of limited organ availability, not all those who qualify can benefit from full-size LTx...
  16. pmc Neurologic complications in adult living donor liver transplant patients: an underestimated factor?
    Fuat Hakan Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    J Neurol 257:253-8. 2010
    ..Most patients who survived showed a nearly complete recovery of their NC. NCs occur in approximately 1 in 6 patients after LDLT and seem to be predominantly transient in nature, without major impact on clinical outcome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Resectability of hepatocellular carcinoma: evaluation of 333 consecutive cases at a single hepatobiliary specialty center and systematic review of the literature
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:322-9. 2006
    ..Liver resection constitutes a potentially curative treatment for HCC. However, because of the co-existing cirrhosis or the late diagnosis, only a percentage of the patients evaluated can undergo surgery...
  18. pmc Right living donor liver transplantation: an option for adult patients: single institution experience with 74 patients
    Massimo Malago
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Ann Surg 238:853-62; discussion 862-3. 2003
    ..To present an institutional experience with the use of right liver grafts in adult patients and to assess the practicability and efficacy of this procedure by analyzing the results...
  19. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of transarterial chemoembolization prior to liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma as found in pathology
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:329-32. 2005
    ..To analyze the efficacy of chemoembolization prior to liver transplantation in liver explants...
  20. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation and incidentally found hepatocellular carcinoma in liver explants: need for a new definition?
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 81:531-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome of patients with these tumors in our series and in literature reports, and to compare their prognosis to that of HCC diagnosed preoperatively...
  21. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: a single-center preliminary report
    Massimo Malago
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:934-40. 2006
    ..In conclusion, LDLT is a promising treatment option for patients with HCC. Even longer follow-up and bigger patients' series are needed to fully assess the benefits of LDLT for HCC patients exceeding the Milan criteria...
  22. doi request reprint Pulmonary and blood stream infections in adult living donor and cadaveric liver transplant patients
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 85:1564-8. 2008
    ..In the present cohort study, we compared the incidence and profiles of pulmonary and blood stream infections (BSI) between LDLT and CDLT recipients. We hypothesized a lower incidence in LDLT recipients...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hepatic venous outflow reconstruction in right live donor liver transplantation
    Massimo Malago
    Department of Surgery, University of Essen Duisburg, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 11:364-5. 2005
    ..The reconstructed common outflow is anastomosed to a triangular opening of the IVC. Such enhanced outflow provides optimal venous drainage, especially during the early phase of growth of the graft...
  24. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: University Hospital Essen experience and metaanalysis of prognostic factors
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Am Coll Surg 205:661-75. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate pathologic findings with outcomes after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma and to evaluate associations between various tumor characteristics and patient outcomes...
  25. ncbi request reprint Experience after the evaluation of 700 potential donors for living donor liver transplantation in a single center
    Camino Valentin-Gamazo
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 10:1087-96. 2004
    ..In conclusion, all efforts should be made in order to develop an effective screening protocol for the evaluation of donors with the aim of saving time and resources for a liver transplantation program...
  26. ncbi request reprint Development of growth and body mass index after pediatric renal transplantation
    Udo Vester
    Clinic of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pediatr Transplant 9:445-9. 2005
    ..We would speculate that steroids may play a major role in weight gain in the early phase after RTx. However, genetic or environmental factors predict the long-term weight development...
  27. ncbi request reprint The role of surgery in Caroli's disease
    Maximilian Bockhorn
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Am Coll Surg 202:928-32. 2006
    ..Whether conservative or surgical strategies should be preferred is still a matter of debate. The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of surgery in the management of Caroli's disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Quantitative liver function tests in donors and recipients of living donor liver transplantation
    Christoph Jochum
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Essen, University Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:544-9. 2006
    ..The donors had better test results and recovered faster than the recipients. In conclusion, after LDLT the parameters for liver capacity and flow remain altered in donors and recipients despite rapid volume growth...
  29. doi request reprint Survivin is upregulated during liver regeneration in rats and humans and is associated with hepatocyte proliferation
    Hideo A Baba
    Institute of Pathology and Neuropathology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Int 29:585-92. 2009
    ..Survivin regulates cell division and inhibits apoptosis. Liver regeneration is a complex process involving both proliferation and apoptosis. The role of survivin is not well elucidated and no data exist in humans...
  30. ncbi request reprint Potential living liver donors: evaluation with an all-in-one protocol with multi-detector row CT
    Tobias Schroeder
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 45122 Essen, Germany
    Radiology 224:586-91. 2002
    ..This protocol included acquisition of three subsequent scans and allowed accurate assessment of the hepatic parenchymal morphology and volumetrics and a detailed analysis of the biliary and vascular anatomies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for patients with metastatic endocrine tumors: single-center experience with 15 patients
    Andrea Frilling
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:1089-96. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Does PEEP impair the hepatic outflow in patients following liver transplantation?
    Fuat H Saner
    University Clinic Essen, Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Intensive Care Med 32:1584-90. 2006
    ..Evaluation of the impact of end-expiratory pressure (PEEP) ventilation on venous liver outflow, portal vein, and hepatic artery flows as well as systemic hemodynamics in patients following liver transplantation (LT)...
  33. doi request reprint Liver transplantation and neurological side effects
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Metab Brain Dis 24:183-7. 2009
    ..Every effort should be focused on early detection to prevent the patient from this life-threatening event, which is often associated with poor life quality...
  34. doi request reprint Acute rejection episodes in pediatric renal transplant recipients with cytomegalovirus infection
    Birgitta Kranz
    Clinic of Pediatric Nephrology, University Clinic Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pediatr Transplant 12:474-8. 2008
    ..In future the potential impact of different modalities of prophylactic anti-viral therapy on the prevention of acute rejection should be considered...
  35. ncbi request reprint Outcome after kidney transplantation in children with thrombotic risk factors
    Birgitta Kranz
    Clinic of Pediatric Nephrology, University Clinic Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pediatr Transplant 10:788-93. 2006
    ..g. factor V Leiden mutation, have been associated with early graft loss and increased rejection episodes. Data on the impact of these factors on the outcome of children after renal transplantation are rare...
  36. ncbi request reprint Early and late complications in the recipient of an adult living donor liver
    Christoph E Broelsch
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 9:S50-3. 2003
  37. doi request reprint Preoperative assessment of hilar cholangiocarcinoma by dual-modality PET/CT
    Jun Li
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Surg Oncol 98:438-43. 2008
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the accuracy of (18)F-FDG PET/CT in staging hilar cholangiocarcinoma...
  38. ncbi request reprint Volumetric and functional recovery of the liver after right hepatectomy for living donation
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General and Transplantation Surgery, University of Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 10:1024-9. 2004
    ..However, a direct measure of the cytosolic liver function obtained by GEC shows that functional recovery occurs much more gradually than the recovery of volume and liver biochemistries...
  39. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus rescue of renal failure in children after combined liver-kidney transplantation
    Udo Vester
    Clinic of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122, Essen, Germany
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:686-9. 2005
    ..We report an exceptional experience with three children treated with sirolimus after combined liver and kidney transplantation with prolonged renal failure and CNI-associated nephrotoxicity...
  40. doi request reprint Surgical management of segmental and sectoral bile duct injury after laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a challenging situation
    Jun Li
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:344-51. 2010
    ..Injury to a segmental or sectoral bile duct is a rare event in laparoscopic cholecystectomy; its diagnosis and management may be difficult...
  41. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis: is clinical tumor classification before transplantation realistic?
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 045122 Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 79:483-7. 2005
    ..The decision of whether to proceed with transplantation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in cirrhosis is based on clinical and imaging findings. The purpose of our study was to evaluate the accuracy of the current system...
  42. doi request reprint Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin accurately detects acute allograft rejection among other causes of acute kidney injury in renal allograft recipients
    Nils Heyne
    1 Department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Angiology, Nephrology and Clinical Chemistry, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany 2 Department of Political Theory and Empirical Democracy Research, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany 3 Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Transplantation 93:1252-7. 2012
    ..Here, we demonstrate urinary NGAL to allow for differential diagnosis of AKI, accurately discriminating acute allograft rejection from other causes of AKI in renal allograft recipients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate versus University of Wisconsin solution in living donor liver transplantation: results of a prospective study
    Giuliano Testa
    Department of General and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 9:822-6. 2003
    ..HTK has a slight practical advantage over UW because it does not need to be flushed away before reperfusion of the graft and is less expensive...
  44. doi request reprint Risk factors for and management of graft pancreatitis
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, Tuebingen University Hospital, Germany
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 18:89-96. 2013
    ....
  45. doi request reprint ALPPS in right trisectionectomy: a safe procedure to avoid postoperative liver failure?
    Jun Li
    General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:956-61. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to further assess the perioperative risk of this procedure and its specific indications...
  46. ncbi request reprint Multidetector computed tomographic cholangiography in the evaluation of potential living liver donors
    Tobias Schroeder
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 73:1972-3. 2002
    ..The study was performed to determine the diagnostic value of preoperative multidetector computed tomographic cholangiography (MDCT-CA)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Living-related liver transplantation from the view of the donor: a 1-year follow-up survey
    Marc Karliova
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 73:1799-804. 2002
    ..In this survey the prevalence of personal, familial, or economic problems of the donors and changes of quality of life after donation were studied...
  48. ncbi request reprint Right-liver living donor transplantation for decompensated end-stage liver disease
    Giuliano Testa
    Klinik für Allgemein und Transplantationschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Essen, Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 8:340-6. 2002
    ..Better outcome is foreseeable with a decrease in posttransplantation complications and more experience in predicting survival of these critical patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint Treatment of liver transplant graft-versus-host disease with antibodies against tumor necrosis factor-α
    Gregor Blank
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
    Exp Clin Transplant 11:68-71. 2013
    ..A consensus for the treatment of graft-versus-host disease still is lacking, but tumor necrosis factor-α is an encouraging target for therapy to decrease the symptoms of graft-versus-host disease and enable mucosal regeneration...
  50. ncbi request reprint Papillomatosis confined to the distal biliary tract--a rare cause of obstructive jaundice: report of a case
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 45122 Essen, Germany
    Surg Today 33:781-4. 2003
    ..When considering a radical resection, intraoperative cholangioscopy is strongly recommended to confirm any localized papillomatosis and rule out any diffuse papillomatosis of the entire biliary tract...
  51. doi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation in adults in the MELD era in Germany--a multi-center retrospective analysis
    Utz Settmacher
    Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, Jena, Germany
    Transpl Int 24:904-11. 2011
    ..LDLT is an established treatment option that may reduce the waiting time, provides high quality split liver grafts and should be advocated in the MELD era to reduce organ shortage and 'death on the waiting list'...
  52. doi request reprint Contributors to individual quality of life after liver transplantation
    Christian Thiel
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, Tuebingen University Hospital, Tuebingen, Germany
    Eur J Clin Invest 43:11-9. 2013
    ..In contrast to the Short form 36 Health Survey (SF-36), the Schedule for the Evaluation of Individual aspects of Quality of Life-direct weighting (SEIQoL-DW) allows patients to name the areas of life, which are important to them...
  53. doi request reprint Cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy for peritoneal carcinomatosis in a liver graft recipient: a case report
    Philipp Horvath
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Ann Transplant 18:182-6. 2013
    ..So far experience concerning the use of this treatment option in transplant recipients is lacking...
  54. ncbi request reprint Absorption phase cyclosporine (C(2h)) monitoring in the first weeks after pediatric renal transplantation
    Udo Vester
    Clinic of Pediatric Nephrology, University of Duisbug Essen, Essen, Germany
    Pediatr Nephrol 19:1273-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, in the early phase after renal transplantation, C(2h) can be used to predict drug exposure within the whole pediatric age group and should be evaluated in prospective trials...
  55. doi request reprint A pancreas-preserving technique for the management of symptomatic pancreatic anastomotic insufficiency refractory to conservative treatment after pancreas head resection
    Ingmar Königsrainer
    Department of General, Visceral, and Transplant Surgery, Tubingen University Hospital, Hoppe Seyler Strasse 3, 72076, Tubingen, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 395:693-6. 2010
    ..Management of symptomatic pancreatic anastomotic insufficiency after pancreas head resection remains controversial. Completion pancreatectomy as one frequently performed option is associated with poor prognosis...
  56. ncbi request reprint Late onset of tacrolimus-related posterior leukoencephalopathy after living donor liver transplantation
    Nils R Fruhauf
    Department of General and Transplant Surgery, University of Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 9:983-5. 2003
    ..The special features of this case are the sudden and late onset of neurologic symptoms, a persistent comatose state, and increased signal intensity in follow-up MRI...
  57. ncbi request reprint Preoperative donor liver biopsy for adult living donor liver transplantation: risks and benefits
    Silvio Nadalin
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University of Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 11:980-6. 2005
    ..The main objective of LB should be to ensure the donor's safety more than the preservation of the graft function...
  58. ncbi request reprint Portopulmonary hypertension in the early phase following liver transplantation
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Clinic Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 82:887-91. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint In situ splitting of deceased donor livers: an additional option for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma in cirrhosis
    Georgios C Sotiropoulos
    Surgery 139:452. 2006
  60. ncbi request reprint Hilar early division of the hepatic duct in living donor right hepatectomy: the probe-and-clamp technique
    Giuliano Testa
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Chicago, IL, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:1337-41. 2006
    ..At a median follow-up of 21 months (range 10-44), neither short- nor long-term complications had been caused by the small donor choledochotomy...
  61. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of abdominal pain one year after liver transplantation
    Nils R Fruhauf
    Transplantation 79:376. 2005
  62. ncbi request reprint Successful salvage therapy with tigecycline after linezolid failure in a liver transplant recipient with MRSA pneumonia
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 12:1689-92. 2006
    ..We detected no tigecycline related hepatotoxic effect. In conclusion, this case suggests that tigecycline may be useful in the salvage therapy of pneumonia due to MRSA after linezolid failure...
  63. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair as a potential complicating factor in kidney transplantation
    Silvio Nadalin
    Transplantation 79:1767-8. 2005
  64. ncbi request reprint Living donor liver transplantation for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma
    Chao Liu
    Transpl Int 18:889. 2005
  65. ncbi request reprint The symptomatic pelvic kidney: a new source of organs for living donor kidney transplantation?
    Jun Li
    Transplantation 82:1241-2. 2006
  66. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-2 receptor antagonist induction in modern immunosuppression regimens for renal transplant recipients
    Flavio Vincenti
    Transplant Service, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
    Transpl Int 19:446-57. 2006
    ..IL-2RAs, uniquely, provide effective immunosuppression with similar tolerability to placebo...