P J Thuluvath

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Liver transplantation in the United States, 1999-2008
    P J Thuluvath
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:1003-19. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in the model for end-stage liver disease and pre-model for end-stage liver disease eras and the independent impact of hepatitis C virus
    Paul J Thuluvath
    Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Diseases, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21229, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:754-62. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Features of recurrent primary sclerosing cholangitis in two consecutive liver allografts after liver transplantation
    R M Rai
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:151-4. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in patients with severe portopulmonary hypertension treated with preoperative chronic intravenous epoprostenol
    H P Tan
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Liver Transpl 7:745-9. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Postoperative morbidity, mortality, costs, and long-term survival in severely obese patients undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation
    S Nair
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:842-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccination, screening for malignancy, and health maintenance of the liver transplant recipient
    G A Zeldin
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:148-50. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Recurrent, progressive giant cell hepatitis in two consecutive liver allografts in a middle-aged woman
    S Nair
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:454-6. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Human monocytic ehrlichiosis: an emerging pathogen in transplantation
    H P Tan
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Harvey 611, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287-8611, USA
    Transplantation 71:1678-80. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of liver transplantation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a case-control study
    P R John
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Hepatology 34:889-95. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound and fine needle aspiration for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma
    S Jagannath
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1830 Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 54:125-30. 2008

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Liver transplantation in the United States, 1999-2008
    P J Thuluvath
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:1003-19. 2010
    ..In addition to a general summary, we have included a more detailed analysis of liver transplantation for hepatitis C, retransplantation and SLK transplantation...
  2. doi request reprint Survival after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma in the model for end-stage liver disease and pre-model for end-stage liver disease eras and the independent impact of hepatitis C virus
    Paul J Thuluvath
    Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Diseases, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21229, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:754-62. 2009
    ..HCV patients have a lower survival rate than non-HCV patients, regardless of their HCC status, but HCV has no additional negative impact on survival in patients with HCC...
  3. ncbi request reprint Features of recurrent primary sclerosing cholangitis in two consecutive liver allografts after liver transplantation
    R M Rai
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:151-4. 2001
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  4. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in patients with severe portopulmonary hypertension treated with preoperative chronic intravenous epoprostenol
    H P Tan
    Division of Transplant Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Liver Transpl 7:745-9. 2001
    ..Adequate reduction in PVR and improvement in RV function in response to chronic epoprostenol therapy may facilitate successful OLT. We present a case report and review the limited experience with this treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Postoperative morbidity, mortality, costs, and long-term survival in severely obese patients undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation
    S Nair
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:842-5. 2001
    ..The cost of transplantation is higher among severely obese patients. There was no increased incidence of cardiovascular mortality among severely obese patients during the follow-up period...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccination, screening for malignancy, and health maintenance of the liver transplant recipient
    G A Zeldin
    Department of Medicine and Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:148-50. 2001
    ..This survey suggests that routine health maintenance management is less than optimal in this population. Follow-up based on a standard protocol may improve the health care of these patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recurrent, progressive giant cell hepatitis in two consecutive liver allografts in a middle-aged woman
    S Nair
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 32:454-6. 2001
    ..The histopathologic features in the two allografts were identical to her original disease. Despite extensive investigations, no etiology for her liver disease could be found...
  8. ncbi request reprint Human monocytic ehrlichiosis: an emerging pathogen in transplantation
    H P Tan
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Harvey 611, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287-8611, USA
    Transplantation 71:1678-80. 2001
    ..Although epidemiological exposure is responsible for infection, immunosuppression makes patients more likely to succumb to disease. A high index of suspicion and early treatment results in a favorable outcome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcome of liver transplantation in patients with diabetes mellitus: a case-control study
    P R John
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Hepatology 34:889-95. 2001
    ..4% vs. 67.7%, P =.002). In conclusion, preexisting diabetes is associated with a significant post-OLT morbidity and mortality, and our observations suggest that patients with DM warrant more rigorous pre- and post-OLT evaluation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound and fine needle aspiration for the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma
    S Jagannath
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1830 Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 54:125-30. 2008
    ..This review will briefly discuss the current guidelines for surveillance and diagnosis of HCC in high-risk subjects and then review the potential role of endoscopic ultrasound and fine needle aspiration for the diagnosis of small HCC...
  11. doi request reprint Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, but not esophagogastroduodenoscopy or colonoscopy, significantly increases portal venous pressure: direct portal pressure measurements through endoscopic ultrasound-guided cannulation
    J M Buscaglia
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Endoscopy 40:670-4. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to assess the effect of esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), colonoscopy, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) on portal vein, inferior vena cava (IVC), and systemic pressures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in alcoholic and nonalcoholic cirrhotic patients
    D Edwin
    Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7218, USA
    Hepatology 30:1363-7. 1999
    ..The severity of cognitive impairment is similar in both alcoholic and non-alcoholic cirrhotic patients when adjusted for the severity of liver disease...