R N Saunders

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapamycin in transplantation: a review of the evidence
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, England, United Kingdom
    Kidney Int 59:3-16. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of cyclosporine dose reduction with or without the addition of rapamycin on functional, molecular, and histological markers of chronic allograft nephropathy
    R N Saunders
    Department of Transplant Surgery, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Transplantation 75:772-80. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A case-control comparison of the results of renal transplantation from heart-beating and non-heart-beating donors
    M S Metcalfe
    Department of Surgery, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW UK
    Transplantation 71:1556-9. 2001
  4. pmc Four gland parathyroidectomy without reimplantation in patients with chronic renal failure
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:255-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of mycophenolate mofetil versus azathioprine as calcineurin inhibitor sparing agents in the treatment of chronic allograft nephropathy
    M S Metcalfe
    Transplant Division, University Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Transplant Proc 34:1812-4. 2002
  6. pmc Closed cutaneous left iliac fossa mucus fistula after emergency subtotal colectomy
    R N Saunders
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:230-1. 2006
  7. pmc Pneumoperitoneum in CAPD peritonitis
    R N Saunders
    Department of Transplant Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:28-9. 2004
  8. pmc Antegrade porridge enema to assess anorectal function after severe perineal sepsis
    R N Saunders
    Department of General Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:74-5. 2006
  9. pmc Heavy rectal bleeding secondary to the passage of a rectal leiomyoma per anus
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 86:W44-6. 2004
  10. pmc An algorithm for the management of bile leak following laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    F Ahmad
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Laparoscopic Surgery, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:51-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Rapamycin in transplantation: a review of the evidence
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, England, United Kingdom
    Kidney Int 59:3-16. 2001
    ..This review examines the current in vitro animal and human work underlying the use of rapamycin and, in addition, comments on the pharmacokinetics and side-effect profile of this promising new agent...
  2. ncbi request reprint The impact of cyclosporine dose reduction with or without the addition of rapamycin on functional, molecular, and histological markers of chronic allograft nephropathy
    R N Saunders
    Department of Transplant Surgery, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Transplantation 75:772-80. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of adding the non-nephrotoxic immunosuppressant, rapamycin, after cyclosporine dose reduction in renal-allograft recipients with CAN...
  3. ncbi request reprint A case-control comparison of the results of renal transplantation from heart-beating and non-heart-beating donors
    M S Metcalfe
    Department of Surgery, University of Leicester, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW UK
    Transplantation 71:1556-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: NHBD kidneys are a valuable additional source of organs for transplantation, with long-term survival, comparable to transplants from HBD...
  4. pmc Four gland parathyroidectomy without reimplantation in patients with chronic renal failure
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Postgrad Med J 81:255-8. 2005
    ..One approach advocated is four gland parathyroidectomy without reimplantation. The aim of this study was to review the medium term results of this procedure...
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of mycophenolate mofetil versus azathioprine as calcineurin inhibitor sparing agents in the treatment of chronic allograft nephropathy
    M S Metcalfe
    Transplant Division, University Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, United Kingdom
    Transplant Proc 34:1812-4. 2002
  6. pmc Closed cutaneous left iliac fossa mucus fistula after emergency subtotal colectomy
    R N Saunders
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:230-1. 2006
  7. pmc Pneumoperitoneum in CAPD peritonitis
    R N Saunders
    Department of Transplant Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester LE5 4PW, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:28-9. 2004
  8. pmc Antegrade porridge enema to assess anorectal function after severe perineal sepsis
    R N Saunders
    Department of General Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 88:74-5. 2006
  9. pmc Heavy rectal bleeding secondary to the passage of a rectal leiomyoma per anus
    R N Saunders
    Department of Surgery, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 86:W44-6. 2004
    ..Leiomyoma of the rectum is rare and this is the first case reported where such a tumour has passed per rectum, resulting in heavy bleeding. The management of the acute surgical problem as well as rectal leiomyoma per se is discussed...
  10. pmc An algorithm for the management of bile leak following laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    F Ahmad
    Department of Hepatobiliary and Laparoscopic Surgery, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 89:51-6. 2007
    ..The management of bile leaks following laparoscopic cholecystectomy has evolved with increased experience of ERCP and laparoscopy. The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of a minimally invasive management protocol...