J C Bucuvalas

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of renal dysfunction in long-term survivors after pediatric liver transplantation
    Kathleen M Campbell
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 148:475-80. 2006
  2. pmc Immunophenotype predicts outcome in pediatric acute liver failure
    John Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:311-5. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes in pediatric liver transplantation
    John Bucuvalas
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:S6-11. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Improving long-term outcomes after liver transplantation in children
    J C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:2506-13. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes after liver transplantation in children
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 13:247-51. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after liver transplantation: keep the end in mind
    John C Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:S41-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute liver failure in children
    John Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 10:149-68, vii. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Critical analysis of the pediatric end-stage liver disease scoring system: a single center experience
    John C Bucuvalas
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:487-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment with prostaglandin E1 and N-acetylcysteine on pediatric liver transplant recipients: a single-center study
    J C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 5:274-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Resistance to growth hormone in children with chronic liver disease
    J C Bucuvalas
    Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 1:73-9. 1997

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of renal dysfunction in long-term survivors after pediatric liver transplantation
    Kathleen M Campbell
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr 148:475-80. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence and identify variables associated with renal dysfunction in long-term survivors of pediatric liver transplantation...
  2. pmc Immunophenotype predicts outcome in pediatric acute liver failure
    John Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:311-5. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes in pediatric liver transplantation
    John Bucuvalas
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:S6-11. 2009
    ..4. Late histological changes in the allograft are emerging as a common problem in patients more than 5 years after LT. The pathogenesis of these findings and the impact on graft survival remain to be determined...
  4. doi request reprint Improving long-term outcomes after liver transplantation in children
    J C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:2506-13. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes after liver transplantation in children
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 13:247-51. 2008
    ..The goal of this review is to summarize new knowledge as it relates to adherence to medical regimen, posttransplant growth, posttransplant renal dysfunction and late allograft dysfunction in pediatric liver transplant recipients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after liver transplantation: keep the end in mind
    John C Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH 45229, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:S41-8. 2006
    ..Together, these projects set the future course for research and care improvement initiatives in this population and encourage us to "keep the end in mind" when considering pediatric liver transplantation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute liver failure in children
    John Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 10:149-68, vii. 2006
    ..This article examines current knowledge of the epidemiology, pathobiology, and treatment of ALF in children and identifies potential gaps in this knowledge for future study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Critical analysis of the pediatric end-stage liver disease scoring system: a single center experience
    John C Bucuvalas
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:487-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of treatment with prostaglandin E1 and N-acetylcysteine on pediatric liver transplant recipients: a single-center study
    J C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 5:274-8. 2001
    ..In summary, infusions of NAC and PGE1 were safely administered to pediatric liver transplant recipients. However, a randomized controlled study is needed to determine the efficacy of treatment with NAC and PGE1...
  10. ncbi request reprint Resistance to growth hormone in children with chronic liver disease
    J C Bucuvalas
    Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 1:73-9. 1997
    ..The pathobiology of GH insentivity may reflect decreased nutritional intake, low GH receptor density, decreased IGF-I half-life and hepatic insensitivity to insulin...
  11. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cost of liver transplantation in children: a single center study
    J C Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3039, USA
    J Pediatr 139:66-74. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: An early discharge program based on defined criteria can be used to decrease length of stay and cost after OLT without jeopardizing clinical outcome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of insulinlike growth factor-1 treatment in children with cystic fibrosis
    J C Bucuvalas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Division of Endocrinology, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, U S A
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 33:576-81. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life after liver transplantation: it's not all about the liver
    John C Bucuvalas
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:106-8. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome after liver transplantation in children
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 6:30-6. 2002
    ..As survival rates have increased, health care providers have begun to assess health-related quality of life. We will review our current knowledge of long-term outcome following pediatric liver transplantation in children...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes following liver transplantation
    Frederick C Ryckman
    The Pediatric Liver Care Center, Department of Pediatric Surgery Transplantation, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 17:123-30. 2008
    ..Strategies to improve survival, overall outcome, and health-related quality of life in long-term recipients are outlined...
  16. doi request reprint An objective measure to identify pediatric liver transplant recipients at risk for late allograft rejection related to non-adherence
    Veena L Venkat
    Department of Pediatrics, the Univerity of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:67-72. 2008
    ..This may be due to non-adherence and amenable to targeted psychosocial and behavioral interventions to prevent LAR...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in pediatric liver transplant recipients: A single-center study
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:62-71. 2003
    ..The information gained from this study will help us to better define expectations and the clinical course after liver transplantation to patients and their families...
  18. ncbi request reprint Bone mineral density in long-term survivors following pediatric liver transplantation
    Stephen L Guthery
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:365-70. 2003
    ..3% in our population. Only certain patients appear to be at risk for low BMD, including those with a history of rejection. Screening for reduced bone mass may be appropriate for these patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors of length of stay for pediatric liver transplant recipients
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:1011-7. 2004
    ..In conclusion, these parameters accounted for only 11% of the total variance, suggesting that post-transplant complications and course account for much of the variability of resource use in the immediate post-transplant period...
  20. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to managing variation: outpatient therapeutic monitoring of calcineurin inhibitor blood levels in liver transplant recipients
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 146:744-50. 2005
    ..To apply the principles of statistical process control (SPC) to manage calcineurin inhibitor (CNI) blood levels. We hypothesized that the use of SPC would increase the proportion of CNI blood levels in the target range...
  21. ncbi request reprint Outcome after liver transplantation: more than just survival rates
    John C Bucuvalas
    Liver Transpl 11:7-9. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Determination of risk factors for Epstein-Barr virus-associated posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric liver transplant recipients using objective case ascertainment
    Stephen L Guthery
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Transplantation 75:987-93. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that after correction for confounding variables, immunosuppression with tacrolimus is not associated with an increased risk of EBV-PTLD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Risk of hearing impairment in pediatric liver transplant recipients: a single center study
    John C Bucuvalas
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Division of Audiology, Medical Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 7:265-9. 2003
    ..Our observations are of particular importance for pediatric liver transplant recipients since the median age at transplantation is 12-18 months, a critical period for language acquisition...
  24. ncbi request reprint Outcome after pediatric liver transplantation impact of living donor transplantation on cost
    Conrad R Cole
    Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, University of Cincinnati School of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Pediatr 144:729-35. 2004
    ..To compare the direct health care cost of living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) with that of cadaver donor liver transplantation (CDLT) in children and identify predictors of cost...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pediatric transplantation
    John C Magee
    Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:54-71. 2004
    ..Consideration of the impact of end-stage organ disease on growth and development is often equally important, both while awaiting and after transplantation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Pediatric transplantation of the kidney, liver and heart: summary report
    Richard N Fine
    Department of Pediatrics, Stony Brook Health Sciences Center, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 8:75-86. 2004
    ..Access to the full is provided on the World Wide Web at http://light.emmes.com/pedstransplantation/...
  27. ncbi request reprint Impact of liver transplantation on HRQOL in children less than 5 years old
    Conrad R Cole
    Pediatric Liver Care Center, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 8:222-7. 2004
    ..Functional health scores were higher in patients with normal serum bilirubin at 1 yr post-transplant. Assessment of HRQOL should be an integral part of care for liver transplant patients and their caregivers...
  28. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life and family function following pediatric liver transplantation
    Estella M Alonso
    Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    Liver Transpl 14:460-8. 2008
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  29. ncbi request reprint Research agenda for pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition: transplantation. Report of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition for the Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundation
    Suzanne V McDiarmid
    Children s Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundation, PO Box 6, Flourtown, PA 19031, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 35:S275-80. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Low-dose chemotherapy for Epstein-Barr virus-positive post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disease in children after solid organ transplantation
    Thomas G Gross
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:6481-8. 2005
    ....