Afshin Tavakoli

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic transplant in diabetes
    Afshin Tavakoli
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Adv Exp Med Biol 771:420-37. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in diabetes: pancreas transplantation is associated with significant survival benefit
    David van Dellen
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:1315-22. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Management of transplant renal artery stenosis and its impact on long-term allograft survival: a single-centre experience
    Abbas Ghazanfar
    Department of Transplant Surgery, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:336-43. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Negative pressure wound therapy used to heal complex urinary fistula wounds following renal transplantation into an ileal conduit
    Sarah Heap
    The Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals, Manchester, UK
    Am J Transplant 10:2370-3. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Native nephrectomy for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: before or after kidney transplantation?
    Matthew A Kirkman
    Renal and Pancreas Transplant Unit Department of Histopathology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    BJU Int 108:590-4. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Transplantation in adults with primary hyperoxaluria: single unit experience and treatment algorithm
    Deep J Malde
    Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, U K
    Ann Transplant 16:111-7. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative hyperkaliemia complicating hand-assisted live-donor nephrectomy
    David van Dellen
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:417-20. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Pseudoachalasia of the esophagus caused by encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
    Bence Forgacs
    Department of Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Perit Dial Int 30:246-9. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Outcome of pancreas transplantation in recipients older than 50 years: a single-centre experience
    Elijah Ablorsu
    The Renal and Pancreas Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Transplantation 86:1511-4. 2008

Collaborators

  • Titus Augustine
  • Abbas Ghazanfar
  • David van Dellen
  • Sarah Heap
  • Ravi Pararajasingam
  • Matthew A Kirkman
  • Deep J Malde
  • Bence Forgacs
  • Hany Riad
  • Sanjay Mehra
  • Babatunde Campbell
  • Elijah Ablorsu
  • Lorna McWilliam
  • Hany N Riad
  • Neil Parrot
  • K Rajendra Prasad
  • Neil R Parrott
  • Babatunde A Campbell
  • Kate Shiell
  • David Makanjuola
  • Finn Farquharson
  • Neil Parrott
  • Michael Picton

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic transplant in diabetes
    Afshin Tavakoli
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Adv Exp Med Biol 771:420-37. 2012
    ..However, the successful pancreas transplantation has the potential to render patients insulin-independent and halt the progression of complications of diabetes, thereby improving both quality of life and patient survival...
  2. doi request reprint Mortality in diabetes: pancreas transplantation is associated with significant survival benefit
    David van Dellen
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 28:1315-22. 2013
    ..There may be clinician reticence due to perceived poor outcomes with published associated mortality rates of 5-8% due to significant co-morbidities, particularly cardiovascular impairment...
  3. doi request reprint Management of transplant renal artery stenosis and its impact on long-term allograft survival: a single-centre experience
    Abbas Ghazanfar
    Department of Transplant Surgery, Manchester Royal Infirmary, UK
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:336-43. 2011
    ..It is a commonly missed but potentially treatable complication that may present from months to years after transplant surgery. In this retrospective study, we compared management strategies and outcomes of TRAS from 1990 to 2005...
  4. doi request reprint Negative pressure wound therapy used to heal complex urinary fistula wounds following renal transplantation into an ileal conduit
    Sarah Heap
    The Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals, Manchester, UK
    Am J Transplant 10:2370-3. 2010
    ..To our knowledge these are the first such cases reported in the literature...
  5. doi request reprint Native nephrectomy for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: before or after kidney transplantation?
    Matthew A Kirkman
    Renal and Pancreas Transplant Unit Department of Histopathology, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    BJU Int 108:590-4. 2011
    ..Pre-transplant native nephrectomy should only be carried out when there are clear indications such as massive size preventing allograft placement, severe pain, early satiety, recurrent bleeding and infections, or suspected malignancy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Transplantation in adults with primary hyperoxaluria: single unit experience and treatment algorithm
    Deep J Malde
    Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, U K
    Ann Transplant 16:111-7. 2011
    ..Kidney transplantation alone in Primary Hyperoxaluria is associated with a high rate of recurrence and in many cases early graft loss. Liver transplantation offers the possibility of correcting the metabolic defect...
  7. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative hyperkaliemia complicating hand-assisted live-donor nephrectomy
    David van Dellen
    Department of Renal and Pancreas Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Exp Clin Transplant 9:417-20. 2011
    ..An important consideration is adequate preoperative and intraoperative planning, and precautions to minimize potential risks in the donor while providing a graft with good primary function...
  8. doi request reprint Pseudoachalasia of the esophagus caused by encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis
    Bence Forgacs
    Department of Transplantation, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Perit Dial Int 30:246-9. 2010
    ..In this report, we present a case of pseudoachalasia associated with encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis. The clinical symptoms settled after peritonectomy and enterolysis...
  9. doi request reprint Outcome of pancreas transplantation in recipients older than 50 years: a single-centre experience
    Elijah Ablorsu
    The Renal and Pancreas Transplant Unit, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Transplantation 86:1511-4. 2008
    ..Some investigators argue that PT in recipients older than 50 years has an inferior outcome compared with the younger group...