Affiliation: King's College Hospital
- Non-viral infections of the liverAnita Verma
Department of Infection, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Indian J Pediatr 69:793-9. 2002..This review encompasses the major infections of the liver and biliary tree other than viral hepatitis and includes aspects of pathogenicity, epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis and management...
- Risk factors for fungal infection in paediatric liver transplant recipientsAnita Verma
Health Protection Agency London, Department of Medical Microbiology, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Pediatr Transplant 9:220-5. 2005..Identifying risk factors for FI should contribute to the development of strategies for prophylaxis or preemptive therapy...
- Immunization issues before and after solid organ transplantation in childrenAnita Verma
Health Protection Agency, London, Region Laboratory, Department of Medical Microbiology, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Pediatr Transplant 10:536-48. 2006..There is a real need for a standardized approach to the administration and evaluation of immunizations in this group of patients...
- Neonatal herpes simplex virus infection presenting as acute liver failure: prevalent role of herpes simplex virus type IAnita Verma
Department of Medical Microbiology and Virology, Health Protection Agency, London, King s College Hospital, London, UK
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 42:282-6. 2006..Herpes simplex virus (HSV) is one of the microbes that more commonly causes ALF and is potentially treatable; hence, early diagnosis and treatment are important to avoid progression to liver failure...
- Disseminated neonatal herpes simplex virus (HSV) type 2 infection diagnosed by HSV DNA detection in blood and successfully managed by liver transplantationMary Twagira
Department of Infection, King s College Hospital and Guy s King s and St Thomas Medical School, London, UK
Eur J Pediatr 163:166-9. 2004..It is one of very few reports where liver transplantation has been successfully carried out in a neonate with herpes simplex virus-induced liver failure...
- Sirolimus as renal and immunological rescue agent in pediatric liver transplant recipientsMaria Sole Basso
Paediatric Liver, GI and Nutrition Centre, Institute of Liver Studies, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Pediatr Transplant 15:722-7. 2011..02 after SRL. Side effects leading to discontinuation of SRL were seen in three patients. SRL was effective in rescuing patients with acute and chronic allograft rejection and improving renal function in CNI-induced nephropathy group...
- Experience of microbiological screening of human hepatocytes for clinical transplantationSharon C Lehec
Institute of Liver Studies, King s College London School of Medicine, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
Cell Transplant 18:941-7. 2009..In conclusion, the incidence of bacterial contamination of the final product was low, confirming the suitability of the organs used, hepatocyte isolation procedure, and the environmental conditions of the clean room...
- Hepatocyte transplantation for inherited factor VII deficiencyAnil Dhawan
Institute of Liver Studies, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine, and King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
Transplantation 78:1812-4. 2004..Because of increasing problems with venous access and long-term uncertainty of the efficacy of hepatocyte transplantation, orthotopic liver transplantation was performed successfully in both cases...
- Infectious complications in pediatric acute liver failureGauri Godbole
Department of Medical Microbiology, Institute of Liver Studies, King s College Hospital, London, UK
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 53:320-5. 2011..The aim of the study was to determine the incidence of IC and their effects on the outcome in children with ALF...
- Neonatal liver failure: aetiologies and management--state of the artNaresh P Shanmugam
Paediatric Liver, GI and Nutrition Centre, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Eur J Pediatr 170:573-81. 2011..Early diagnosis and referral to a paediatric liver centre is recommended as liver transplantation is the only definitive treatment when supportive or a disease-specific treatment fails...
- Long-term outcome of mycophenolate mofetil rescue therapy for resistant acute allograft rejection in pediatric liver transplant recipientsMarion Margaret Aw
Paediatric Liver Centre, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Liver Transpl 14:1303-8. 2008..MMF was found to be effective in treating SRR in pediatric allograft recipients, with good long-term graft function and an acceptable side-effect profile...
- Treatment of refractory cerebral aspergillosis in a liver transplant recipient with voriconazole: case report and review of the literatureThomas Cherian
Institute of Liver Studies, King s College Hospital, London, UK
Exp Clin Transplant 10:482-6. 2012..Voriconazole yields fungicidal drug concentrations within the central nervous system, but use of this drug is limited in liver transplant recipients because of hepatotoxicity and drug interactions...
- New methods to confirm the cause of spontaneous bacterial peritonitisAnita Verma
South London Public Health Laboratory, Department of Medical Microbiology, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, UK
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:213-4. 2003
- Re: Trial of metronidazole vs. azithromycin for treatment of cyclosporine-induced gingival overgrowthAnita Verma
Pediatr Transplant 9:132. 2005