L Kayler

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ureteral stent placement and BK viremia in kidney transplant recipients
    L Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467 2401, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 15:202-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Kidney transplant ureteroneocystostomy: comparison of full-thickness vs. Lich-Gregoir techniques
    Liise Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E372-80. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Kidney transplantation from small pediatric donors: does recipient body mass index matter?
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 100467, USA
    Transplantation 93:430-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Single versus dual renal transplantation from donors with significant arteriosclerosis on pre-implant biopsy
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:525-31. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes and utilization of kidneys from deceased donors with acute kidney injury
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:367-73. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Recovery factors affecting utilization of small pediatric donor kidneys
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:210-6. 2009
  7. pmc Antirejection treatment in kidney transplant patients with BK viruria
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Pathology, the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 86:797-803. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Clinical course of kidney transplant patients with acute rejection and BK virus replication following Campath therapy
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Pathology, the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:348-53. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Acute renal allograft rejection: diagnostic significance of focal peritubular capillary C4d
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida Medical Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0286, USA
    Transplantation 85:813-20. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute cellular rejection with CD20-positive lymphoid clusters in kidney transplant patients following lymphocyte depletion
    L K Kayler
    the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:949-54. 2007

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Ureteral stent placement and BK viremia in kidney transplant recipients
    L Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467 2401, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 15:202-7. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine if stent placement is an independent risk factor for BK viremia...
  2. doi request reprint Kidney transplant ureteroneocystostomy: comparison of full-thickness vs. Lich-Gregoir techniques
    Liise Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E372-80. 2012
    ..The FT technique of ureteroneocystostomy is technically simple to perform and has a similar incidence of urinary complications compared with the LG technique...
  3. doi request reprint Kidney transplantation from small pediatric donors: does recipient body mass index matter?
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 100467, USA
    Transplantation 93:430-6. 2012
    ..We aimed to determine graft survival and functional outcomes of pediatric-donor kidneys compared with adult kidneys stratified by recipient BMI group...
  4. doi request reprint Single versus dual renal transplantation from donors with significant arteriosclerosis on pre-implant biopsy
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida Medical Center, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:525-31. 2009
    ..Transplantation of kidneys from donor with arteriosclerosis seen on pre-implantation biopsy has not been well studied...
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes and utilization of kidneys from deceased donors with acute kidney injury
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:367-73. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to identify safe practices for the optimal utilization of SCD kidneys from donors with acute kidney injury...
  6. doi request reprint Recovery factors affecting utilization of small pediatric donor kidneys
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:210-6. 2009
    ..Small pediatric donors procurement teams should strive to increase kidney recoveries overall and en bloc recoveries in particular...
  7. pmc Antirejection treatment in kidney transplant patients with BK viruria
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Pathology, the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 86:797-803. 2008
    ..Kidney transplant recipients with BK virus nephropathy or viremia are generally treated with reduction of immunosuppression to facilitate virus eradication...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical course of kidney transplant patients with acute rejection and BK virus replication following Campath therapy
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Pathology, the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:348-53. 2008
    ..Kidney transplant recipients with active BK virus (BKV) replication are generally treated with reduction in immunosuppression to allow a successful immune response against the virus...
  9. doi request reprint Acute renal allograft rejection: diagnostic significance of focal peritubular capillary C4d
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida Medical Center, Gainesville, FL 32610 0286, USA
    Transplantation 85:813-20. 2008
    ..Focal PTC C4d staining in acute renal allograft rejection has not been studied extensively...
  10. ncbi request reprint Acute cellular rejection with CD20-positive lymphoid clusters in kidney transplant patients following lymphocyte depletion
    L K Kayler
    the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:949-54. 2007
    ..CD20+LC did not portend glucocorticoid resistance or worse short to medium term outcomes. CD20+LC may represent a heterogenous collection in which there may be a small still to be fully defined unfavorable subgroup...
  11. doi request reprint Single kidney transplantation from young pediatric donors in the United States
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2745-51. 2009
    ..Single KTX from donors 10-35 kg are similar to non-ideal SCDs. From a resource perspective, pediatric donors 10-35 kg used as singles offer more cumulative graft years than when used en bloc...
  12. doi request reprint Correlation of histologic findings on preimplant biopsy with kidney graft survival
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida Medical Center, College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0286, USA
    Transpl Int 21:892-8. 2008
    ..0001). Donor vascular disease is an independent risk factor for suboptimal graft survival. Great caution should be exercised in the decision to transplant kidneys with moderate arterial and/or arteriolar luminal narrowing...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characterization of rejection episodes in patients following positive crossmatch and ABO-incompatible live donor renal transplantation
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    Transpl Int 19:128-39. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of volunteerism, testing, and exclusion among potential living kidney donors
    Liise K Kayler
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:285-94. 2005
    ..We concluded that female transplant candidates had fewer potential donors among spouses and opposite sex volunteers from friends and non-first-degree relatives...
  15. doi request reprint Kidney transplant ureteroneocystostomy techniques and complications: review of the literature
    L Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Department of Surgery, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:1413-20. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Import kidney transplants from nonmandatory share deceased donors: characteristics, distribution and outcomes
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:77-85. 2011
    ..In the era of DonorNet cold ischemia times of kidneys imported to regional centers are not improved compared to pre-DonorNet; and, those of national centers are significantly prolonged...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of cold ischemia time on graft survival among ECD transplant recipients: a paired kidney analysis
    L K Kayler
    Shands Hospital at the University of Florida Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:2647-56. 2011
    ..Although increasing cold ischemia time is a risk factor for DGF among ECD kidney transplants, there is no effect on graft survival which may suggest an important utility for donor kidneys that may not currently be considered viable...
  18. doi request reprint Influence of CIT-induced DGF on kidney transplant outcomes
    L K Kayler
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:2657-64. 2011
    ..These results suggest that DGF, specifically induced by prolonged CIT, has limited bearing on long-term outcomes, which may have important implications for kidney utilization...
  19. pmc Living donor renal transplantation using alemtuzumab induction and tacrolimus monotherapy
    H P Tan
    the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:2409-17. 2006
    ..5%. This study represents the largest series to date of live donor renal transplant recipients undergoing alemtuzumab induction, and confirms the short-term safety and efficacy of this approach...
  20. pmc Alemtuzumab preconditioning with tacrolimus monotherapy-the impact of serial monitoring for donor-specific antibody
    Ron Shapiro
    Department of Surgery, the Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Transplantation 85:1125-32. 2008
    ..Antibody preconditioning with tacrolimus monotherapy has allowed many renal allograft recipients to be maintained on spaced weaning...
  21. doi request reprint Single versus en bloc kidney transplantation from pediatric donors less than or equal to 15 kg
    Ravi Mohanka
    Department of Surgery, Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Transplantation 86:264-8. 2008
    ..Kidney transplantation from small pediatric donors is being performed with increased frequency as single (SK) or en bloc (EBK) kidneys...
  22. doi request reprint Treatment for BK virus: incidence, risk factors and outcomes for kidney transplant recipients in the United States
    Jesse D Schold
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Transpl Int 22:626-34. 2009
    ..Careful monitoring and further understanding of disease etiology and treatment strategies are needed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Successful living donor renal transplantation despite ABO incompatibility and a positive crossmatch
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Clin Transplant 18:737-42. 2004
    ..Neither ABO, or crossmatch incompatibility, or both in combination prohibit kidney transplantation...
  24. doi request reprint The impact of nonidentical ABO deceased donor kidney transplant on kidney utilization
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Shands Hospital at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 56:95-101. 2010
    ..Blood type AB kidney transplant candidates have the shortest waiting times, yet the current allocation system allows allocation of type A donor kidneys to type AB recipients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pancreatic allograft dysfunction by laparoscopic biopsy
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Transplantation 74:1287-9. 2002
    ..Unlike percutaneous or transcystoscopic techniques, laparoscopic biopsy allows visualization of the allograft in addition to obtaining tissue for histologic examination...
  26. ncbi request reprint Gender imbalance and outcomes in living donor renal transplantation in the United States
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:452-8. 2003
    ..There appears to be a graft survival advantage for male recipients of male donor kidneys...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gender imbalance in living donor renal transplantation
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Transplantation 73:248-52. 2002
    ..Previous studies have shown more women than men among living donors (LD) and more men among recipients of those kidneys. In this study, we compared the evolving demographics of LD transplants...
  28. ncbi request reprint Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of the liver disseminated to the peritoneum treated with liver transplantation and interferon alpha-2B
    Liise K Kayler
    Department of Surgery, Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0331, USA
    Transplantation 74:128-30. 2002
    ..This report is the first showing the efficacy of interferon in this setting...
  29. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of a horseshoe kidney
    Anthony T Corcoran
    Transplantation 83:828-9. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Renal transplantation in elderly patients older than 70 years of age: results from the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients
    Panduranga S Rao
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Transplantation 83:1069-74. 2007
    ..The outcomes of elderly patients who receive a kidney transplant have not been well studied compared with those of their peers on the waiting list...
  31. ncbi request reprint Renal transplantations performed using non-heart-beating organ donors: going back to the future?
    Steven M Rudich
    Division of Transplant Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Transplantation 74:1715-20. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze renal transplant outcomes using this source of cadaveric (CAD) organs and compare the results with heart-beating organ sources...
  32. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of dual adult kidneys into a recipient with minimal abdominal vascular access
    Liise K Kayler
    Transplantation 83:827-8. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Vascular access outcomes using the transposed basilic vein arteriovenous fistula
    Jonathan H Segal
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0364, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:151-7. 2003
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  34. ncbi request reprint Early urethral (Foley) catheter removal positively affects length of stay after renal transplantation
    T Cole
    Transplantation 83:995-6. 2007
  35. doi request reprint Cold pulsatile perfusion of pediatric kidney allografts
    Ivan Zendejas
    Transplantation 86:485-6. 2008
  36. pmc Transplantation of en bloc pediatric kidneys when the proximal vascular cuff is too short
    Liise K Kayler
    Transplantation 83:104-5. 2007