M Masetti

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Affiliation: University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi Effects of everolimus monotherapy on hematological parameters and iron homeostasis in de novo liver transplant recipients: preliminary results
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1947-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Intestinal transplantation for chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction in adult patients
    Michele Masetti
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:826-9. 2004
  3. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation with left liver graft
    Michele Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:1713-6. 2004
  4. ncbi Outcome of isolated small bowel and pancreas transplants retrieved from multiorgan donor: the in vivo technique
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:437-8. 2004
  5. ncbi Hepatic hilum management in 250 liver-multivisceral procurements
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico of Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1068. 2006
  6. doi Efficacy and safety of atazanavir in patients with end-stage liver disease
    G Guaraldi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Clinic of Infectious Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo 71, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Infection 37:250-5. 2009
  7. ncbi Outcomes after adult isolated small bowel transplantation: experience from a single European centre
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Centre, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico of Modena via del Pozzo 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:240-6. 2005
  8. doi Early withdrawal of calcineurin inhibitors and everolimus monotherapy in de novo liver transplant recipients preserves renal function
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplantation Center Division of Infectious Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Modena Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 10:2252-62. 2010
  9. ncbi Sirolimus monotherapy in liver transplantation
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1930-2. 2007
  10. ncbi Hepatocellular carcinoma in HIV patients treated by liver transplantation
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Centre, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:422-7. 2008

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  1. doi Effects of everolimus monotherapy on hematological parameters and iron homeostasis in de novo liver transplant recipients: preliminary results
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1947-9. 2008
    ..Immunosuppressive drugs play an important role in anemia occurring at 1 month or more after OLT. Several studies describe myelosuppression immunosuppressants such as the mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors...
  2. ncbi Intestinal transplantation for chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction in adult patients
    Michele Masetti
    University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:826-9. 2004
    ..3% and 66.6%. Although our series is limited by the number of patients, our experience suggests that ITx transplantation should be considered in adult patients suffering from CIPO and PN life-threatening complication...
  3. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation with left liver graft
    Michele Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:1713-6. 2004
    ..Small-for-size syndrome by graft overperfusion can be successfully prevented by utilizing inflow modulation of the transplanted graft. This strategy can permit the use of left lobe in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation...
  4. ncbi Outcome of isolated small bowel and pancreas transplants retrieved from multiorgan donor: the in vivo technique
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:437-8. 2004
    ..This article presents an analysis of 19 multiorgan cadaveric procurements using the in vivo technique with a focus on the quality of pancreas/small bowel postreperfusion properties during the first 5 to 6 postoperative months...
  5. ncbi Hepatic hilum management in 250 liver-multivisceral procurements
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico of Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1068. 2006
    ..Also, the cold ischemia time is drastically reduced, and the back-table preparation is left to a minimum. In this article we show the results of a consecutive series of 250 procurements...
  6. doi Efficacy and safety of atazanavir in patients with end-stage liver disease
    G Guaraldi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Clinic of Infectious Diseases, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via del Pozzo 71, 41100, Modena, Italy
    Infection 37:250-5. 2009
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of unboosted ATV in patients infected with HIV and suffering from ESLD who had been screened for orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT(x))...
  7. ncbi Outcomes after adult isolated small bowel transplantation: experience from a single European centre
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Centre, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico of Modena via del Pozzo 71, 41100 Modena, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:240-6. 2005
    ..Here, we report a 3-year experience in a single European centre between December 2000 and December 2003...
  8. doi Early withdrawal of calcineurin inhibitors and everolimus monotherapy in de novo liver transplant recipients preserves renal function
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplantation Center Division of Infectious Diseases, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Modena Policlinico, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 10:2252-62. 2010
    ..15.4%, p = 0.005). The results indicate that early withdrawal of CsA followed by Evr monotherapy in de novo LT patients is associated with an improvement in renal function, with a similar incidence of rejection and major complications...
  9. ncbi Sirolimus monotherapy in liver transplantation
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1930-2. 2007
    ..SRL is an immunosuppressive drug. Therefore it can inhibit the immune system; at the same time the drug is not nephrotoxic, neurotoxic, and without diabetogenic effects...
  10. ncbi Hepatocellular carcinoma in HIV patients treated by liver transplantation
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Centre, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 34:422-7. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi Three-year experience in clinical intestinal transplantation
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:309-11. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome of 19 patients who underwent intestinal transplantation (ITx) for intestinal failure...
  12. doi Temporary porto-caval shunt utility during orthotopic liver transplantation
    G D Arzu
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1937-40. 2008
    ..In liver transplantation (OLT) a porto-caval shunt is a well-defined technique practiced by many surgeons in several centers...
  13. doi Use of recombinant factor IX and thromboelastography in a patient with hemophilia B undergoing liver transplantation: a case report
    L De Pietri
    Division of Anesthesiology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:2077-9. 2008
    ....
  14. ncbi Outcome in right living related liver transplantation with branch-patch arterial reconstruction
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Azienda Ospedaliera Policlinico di Modena, Via del Pozzo, 71 41100, Modena, Italy
    World J Surg 29:1667-9. 2005
    ..We believe that the cystic artery branch patch technique is feasible in all cases. It is fast (mean time: 6.2 min), it allows a shorter warm ischemia time, and there is no increased risk of thrombosis...
  15. ncbi Modified multivisceral transplantation without a liver graft for Gardner/Desmoid syndrome and chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction
    E Jovine
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:911-2. 2002
  16. ncbi Gram-positive bloodstream infections in liver transplant recipients: incidence, risk factors, and impact on survival
    A Bedini
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Policlinico of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1947-9. 2007
    ..Control measures are required to reduce the incidence of GP-BSI(s) in liver transplant recipients. These findings must be considered when empirical antimicrobial therapy is indicated while awaiting blood-culture results...
  17. doi Liver transplantation utilizing grafts from donors with genitourinary cancer detected prior to liver implantation
    R Montalti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Centre, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 41:1275-7. 2009
    ..It seems to be safe to utilize these donors for patients with a high risk of succumbing on the waiting list...
  18. ncbi Pain management after small bowel/multivisceral transplantation
    A Siniscalchi
    Anesthesiology and Critical Care Unit, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:969-70. 2002
  19. ncbi Pharmacokinetic interaction between Amprenavir/Ritonavir and FosAmprenavir on cyclosporine in two patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation
    G Guaraldi
    Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Specialties, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1138-40. 2006
    ..The use of FosAPV without ritonavir boostering is sufficient to maintain adequate CsA blood concentrations, avoiding any event of toxicity...
  20. ncbi Orthogonal polarization spectral imaging: a new tool in morphologic surveillance in intestinal transplant recipients
    N Cautero
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:922-3. 2002
  21. ncbi Pancreatic schwannoma of the body involving the splenic vein: case report and review of the literature
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:926-8. 2007
  22. doi What is the biopsychosocial role of human immunodeficiency virus positivity in patients with end-stage liver disease who undergo orthotopic liver transplantation?
    V Barbanti Silva
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1910-2. 2008
    ..Patients with HIV who enter this protocol are assessed by the Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Service. The aim of the present study was to evaluate their psychiatric comorbidity...
  23. ncbi Small intestine microflora after intestinal/multivisceral transplantation: preliminary results
    S Amarri
    Department of Paediatrics, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:953-4. 2002
  24. ncbi Outcome, incidence, and timing of infections in small bowel/multivisceral transplantation
    G Guaraldi
    Department of Medical Specialities, Infectious Diseases Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:383-5. 2004
    ..Viral infections were equally distributed after the 30th postoperative day...
  25. doi Recombinant activated factor VII in critical bleeding after orthotopic liver transplantation
    S Busani
    Cattedra e Servizio di Anestesia e Rianimazione, Policlinico di Modena, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1989-90. 2008
    ..Awaiting stronger evidence from randomized controlled trials, we suggest that in some challenging cases of massive bleeding rFVIIa should be considered a useful option to control bleeding...
  26. doi Prevalence of human herpesvirus-6 chromosomal integration (CIHHV-6) in Italian solid organ and allogeneic stem cell transplant patients
    L Potenza
    Department of Oncology, Hematology and Respiratory Diseases, Section of Hematology, University of Modena, Modena, Italy
    Am J Transplant 9:1690-7. 2009
    ..Pretransplantation screening of donors and recipients may further prevent the misdiagnosis of CIHHV-6...
  27. ncbi [Living donor liver transplantation, adult to adult]
    A Pinna
    Centro Trapianti di Fegato e Multiviscerale, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Minerva Chir 58:657-73. 2003
    ..Since living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) can offer a viable response to the lack of transplantable cadaveric organs, our center instituted an LDLT program in 2001...
  28. doi Pancreas transplantation inside Emilia-Romagna, Italy: referral pattern, demand forecasting, and organ availability
    D Bonucchi
    Nephrology, Dialysis and Renal Transplantation, Policlinico Hospital, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:2027-8. 2008
    ..Pancreas grafts need to increase, since the current low demand produces underutilization of the pancreas resource, due to the frequent lack of a suitable recipient...
  29. ncbi Procurement technique for isolated small bowel, pancreas, and liver from multiorgan cadaveric donor
    E Jovine
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:904-5. 2002
  30. ncbi Intestinal/multivisceral transplantation: University of Modena experience
    M Masetti
    Liver and Multivisceral Transplant Center, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 34:863-4. 2002
  31. doi Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) system to allocate and to share livers: experience of two Italian centers
    M Ravaioli
    Department of Liver and Multi organ Transplantation, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1814-5. 2008
    ..The use of the Model for End-stage Liver Disease (MELD) score to prioritize patients on liver waiting lists and to share organs among centers was effective according to US data, but few reports are available in Europe...
  32. ncbi Results of intestinal and multivisceral transplantation in adult patients: Italian experience
    A Lauro
    UO Chirurgia dei Trapianti di Fegato e Multiorgano, University of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, PAD 25, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1696-8. 2006
    ..We report our experience with intestinal and multivisceral transplantation in Italy...
  33. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation in adult patients: our experience
    A Dazzi
    Liver and Multiorgan Transplant Unit, University of Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2595-6. 2005
    ..Living donation in adult liver transplantation (LDLTx) is an important resource because of the waiting list growth. We started a living donor program to overcome the shortage of cadaveric sources...
  34. ncbi Living donor liver transplantation and management of portal venous pressure
    S Busani
    Cattedra e Servizio di Anestesiologia e Rianimazione, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia e Policlinico di Modena, Policlinico di Modena, Italy
    Transplant Proc 38:1074-5. 2006
    ..In conclusion, octreotide and esmolol infusion allowed a manipulation of portal vein pressure that should be measured in left LRLT using a small-for-size graft...
  35. ncbi [Outcome of isolated small bowel transplantation in adults: experience from a single Italian center]
    F Di Benedetto
    Centro Trapianti di Fegato e Multiviscerale, Policlinico di Modena, Universita degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Minerva Chir 60:1-9. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi Twenty-seven consecutive intestinal and multivisceral transplants in adult patients: a 4-year clinical experience
    A Lauro
    UO Chirurgia dei Trapianti di Fegato e Multiorgano, University of Bologna Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2679-81. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi Preliminary results of immunosuppression with thymoglobuline pretreatment and hepatitis C virus recurrence in liver transplantation
    N De Ruvo
    University of Bologna, Liver and Multiorgan Transplant Center, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2607-8. 2005
    ....
  38. doi The "You Are Not Alone" care program for liver transplantation
    L Baldoni
    U O Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti di Fegato, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana Pisa, Italy
    Transplant Proc 40:1983-5. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi The role of the nursing coordinator in an Italian liver transplantation center
    L Baldoni
    Liver Transplant Unit, Cisanello Hospital, Via Paradisa, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    Transplant Proc 35:985-6. 2003
  40. ncbi Liver resection of metastasis by colorectal cancer in a HIV patient
    F Di Benedetto
    Dig Liver Dis 38:149-50. 2006
  41. ncbi Adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation using left lobes: the importance of surgical modulations on portal graft inflow
    A Lauro
    Liver and Multiorgan Transplant Unit, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1874-6. 2007
    ..In this study, we have reported an initial series of adult-to-adult LDLT using left lobes, underlining the hemodynamic changes encountered during the transplant and the surgical modulations we applied to correct them...
  42. ncbi Small bowel transplantation for diffuse intestinal angiomatosis
    A Lauro
    Dig Liver Dis 37:896. 2005
  43. ncbi Multivisceral harvest with in vivo technique: methods and results
    A Lauro
    UO Chirurgia dei Trapianti di Fegato e Multiorgano, University of Bologna, Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2425-7. 2005
    ..In conclusion, our in vivo technique allows a shorter ischemia time with a minimal postreperfusion bleeding and reduced production of lymphatic ascites, without jeopardizing organ function...
  44. ncbi Italian guidelines for intestinal transplantation: potential candidates among the adult patients managed by a medical referral center for chronic intestinal failure
    L Pironi
    Intestinal Failure Centre, Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Policlinico Sant Orsola Malpighi, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:659-61. 2004
    ..Primary disease-related poor QoL was the indication in half of them. Studies on the QoL after ITx are required to allow patients to make an educated decision...
  45. ncbi Comparison of Celsior and University of Wisconsin solutions in cold preservation of liver from octogenarian donors
    B Nardo
    Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:523-4. 2004
    ..We compared University of Wisconsin (UW) and CS solutions for the preservation of livers from old donors, with regard to initial function as well as short- and long-term graft and patient survival...
  46. ncbi [Prognostic factors after surgical resection for hilar cholangiocarcinoma]
    G Ramacciato
    Service de Chirurgie Hépatobiliopancréatique, 2 e Faculté de Médecine et Chirurgie, Université de Rome La Sapienza, Hôpital Sant Andrea, 1035 1039, Via di Grottarossa, 00189 Rome, Italie
    Ann Chir 131:379-85. 2006
    ..To evaluate short and long-term results in 23 patients resected for hilar cholangiocarcinoma...
  47. ncbi Use of prosthetic mesh in difficult abdominal wall closure after small bowel transplantation in adults
    F Di Benedetto
    Liver and Multiorgan Transplant Unit, Sant Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Massarenti no 9, Bologna 40138, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2272-4. 2005
    ..The last patient had mesh as a bridge for a subsequent myocutaneous flap from the thigh. All patients are in good health with well-functioning grafts and no need for parenteral nutrition. No enterocutaneous fistulae were detected...
  48. ncbi Fatal cerebral haemorrhage after liver transplantation in a patient with transthyretin variant (gly53glu) amyloidosis
    P de Carolis
    Unita Operativa di Neurologia, Ospedale di Lugo, Viale Dante 10, I 48022, Lugo, RA, Italy
    Neurol Sci 27:352-4. 2006
    ....
  49. ncbi Low p27 expression is an independent predictor of survival for patients with either hilar or peripheral intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma
    M Fiorentino
    Department of Oncology and Hematology, Pathology Unit of the F. Addarii Institute of Oncology, University of Bologna, Viale Ercolani 4/2, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Clin Cancer Res 7:3994-9. 2001
    ..Immunohistochemical detection of p27 on routine sections may provide the first biological prognostic marker for ICC, thus influencing the therapeutic strategies for these patients...
  50. ncbi Liver transplantation for familial amyloid polyneuropathy non-VAL30MET variants: are cardiac complications influenced by prophylactic pacing and immunosuppressive weaning?
    A Lauro
    UO Chirurgia dei Trapianti di Fegato e Multiorgano, PAD 25 Policlinico S Orsola Malpighi, Universita di Bologna, Via Massarenti 9, 40138 Bologna, Italy
    Transplant Proc 37:2214-20. 2005
    ..Cardiac complications represent a cause of morbidity and mortality after liver transplantation among patients with familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP), especially for the non-VAL30MET variant types...