Jonathan A Fridell

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Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Organ preservation solutions for whole organ pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 16:116-22. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of pancreas allografts procured simultaneously with an isolated intestine allograft: single-center and national data
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 94:84-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Vascular catastrophes following pancreas transplantation: an evolution in strategy at a single center
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:164-72. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Simultaneous bilateral lung and pancreas transplantation in recipient with cystic fibrosis
    J A Fridell
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 40:494-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous liver and pancreas transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis
    J A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, 550 N University Boulevard 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3567-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Steroid withdrawal for pancreas after kidney transplantation in recipients on maintenance prednisone immunosuppression
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    Transplantation 82:389-92. 2006
  7. doi request reprint The case for pancreas after kidney transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:447-53. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Clinical experience with histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution in abdominal organ preservation: a review of recent literature
    Jonathan A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:305-12. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Complete reversal of glycogen hepatopathy with pancreas transplantation: two cases
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 83:84-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Addition of a total pancreatectomy and pancreas transplantation in a liver transplant recipient with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:681-4. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Organ preservation solutions for whole organ pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 16:116-22. 2011
    ..In this article, these solutions will be introduced, compared to University of Wisconsin solution and studies comparing their clinical outcomes to those of University of Wisconsin solution will be reviewed...
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of pancreas allografts procured simultaneously with an isolated intestine allograft: single-center and national data
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 94:84-8. 2012
    ..This study reports the transplant outcomes for pancreas allografts procured simultaneously with an intestine graft...
  3. doi request reprint Vascular catastrophes following pancreas transplantation: an evolution in strategy at a single center
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:164-72. 2012
    ..Complications of pancreas transplantation involving the arterial anastomosis are potentially life threatening. In this report, we review our experience with such vascular catastrophes...
  4. doi request reprint Simultaneous bilateral lung and pancreas transplantation in recipient with cystic fibrosis
    J A Fridell
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 40:494-7. 2008
    ..In this report we have reviewed our experience with a simultaneous lung and pancreas transplantation in a patient with CF...
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous liver and pancreas transplantation in patients with cystic fibrosis
    J A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, 550 N University Boulevard 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3567-9. 2005
    ..Liver transplantation is the treatment of choice for cirrhosis in this setting, but the addition of an isolated simultaneous pancreas transplant in patients with CFRD has not been reported...
  6. ncbi request reprint Steroid withdrawal for pancreas after kidney transplantation in recipients on maintenance prednisone immunosuppression
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    Transplantation 82:389-92. 2006
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  7. doi request reprint The case for pancreas after kidney transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:447-53. 2009
    ..Survival for PAK using thymoglobulin induction, early steroid withdrawal and tacrolimus-based immunosuppression is at least comparable to SPK and should be pursued in the recipient with a potential living donor...
  8. doi request reprint Clinical experience with histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution in abdominal organ preservation: a review of recent literature
    Jonathan A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:305-12. 2009
    ..In this review article, recent literature describing the clinical use of HTK in abdominal transplantation will be summarized with references to earlier reports when indicated...
  9. ncbi request reprint Complete reversal of glycogen hepatopathy with pancreas transplantation: two cases
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 83:84-6. 2007
    ..The patients underwent isolated pancreas transplantation, following which, we have been able to demonstrate complete histological resolution of glycogen hepatopathy associated with control of glucose metabolism...
  10. doi request reprint Addition of a total pancreatectomy and pancreas transplantation in a liver transplant recipient with intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:681-4. 2008
    ..There are no published data suggesting a management approach for the potential organ transplant recipient with the incidental finding of this pre-malignant lesion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Complex arterial reconstruction for pancreas transplantation in recipients with advanced arteriosclerosis
    Jonathan A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 83:1385-8. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Bilateral sequential lung and simultaneous pancreas transplant: a new approach for the recipient with cystic fibrosis
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 7:280-4. 2008
    ..In this report we review the first three simultaneous lung and pancreas transplantations in CF patients with diabetes...
  13. doi request reprint No difference in transplant outcomes for local and import pancreas allografts
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Transplantation 88:723-8. 2009
    ..This study reviews the outcomes of all pancreas allografts transplanted at a single center between January 2003 and November 2007. Early graft function and graft survival were stratified by geographic source of the donor pancreas...
  14. doi request reprint The pancreas allograft donor: current status, controversies, and challenges for the future
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 24:433-49. 2010
    ..In this review, deceased donor pancreas identification, management, selection, allocation, assessment, preservation, and the problem of pancreas underutilization will be discussed...
  15. doi request reprint A new vascular approach to the modified multivisceral graft procurement
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:784-7. 2009
    ..We also describe two cases where we used this method to support the technical feasibility of this procedure...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ipsilateral placement of simultaneous pancreas and kidney allografts
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 78:1074-6. 2004
    ..The placement of the pancreas and kidney transplants on the same side is safe and does not compromise patient or graft survival. This approach preserves the left iliac system for future retransplantation if necessary...
  17. doi request reprint Growth of a nation part II: impact of recipient obesity on whole-organ pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E366-74. 2011
    ..Two recipients returned to insulin therapy despite normal C-peptide levels. Although technically challenging, PTx can be successful in select obese recipients with similar results compared to normal BMI recipients...
  18. doi request reprint Growth of a nation part I: impact of organ donor obesity on whole-organ pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E225-32. 2011
    ..Although technically challenging, PTx of allografts from obese donors can be accomplished with similar results compared to normal BMI donors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution and University of Wisconsin solution for organ preservation in clinical pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Transplantation 77:1304-6. 2004
    ..This study assesses the efficacy of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate (HTK) compared with UW in pancreas transplantation...
  20. doi request reprint Histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate for pancreas allograft preservation: the Indiana University experience
    J A Fridell
    The Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:1284-9. 2010
    ..Specifically, in the context of low-to-moderate flush volume and short cold ischemia time (<or=10 h), no increased incidence of allograft pancreatitis or graft loss was observed...
  21. doi request reprint Early reexploration for suspected thrombosis after pancreas transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 91:902-7. 2011
    ..Graft thrombosis is the most common cause of early graft loss after pancreas transplantation. Early reexploration may permit salvage or timely removal of the thrombosed graft...
  22. doi request reprint Preparation of the pancreas allograft for transplantation
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 4620, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E103-12. 2011
    ..This review article summarizes the major steps required for proper back table preparation of the pancreas allograft with suggestions and tips whenever alternative approaches are presented...
  23. doi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution and University of Wisconsin solution in intestinal and multivisceral transplantation
    Richard S Mangus
    Department of Surgery, Transplantation Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Transplantation 86:298-302. 2008
    ..This study compares HTK and UW in bowel transplantation with primary outcomes being graft and patient survival, early graft function, and episodes of rejection...
  24. ncbi request reprint Crossmatch-positive liver transplantation in patients receiving thymoglobulin-rituximab induction
    Chandrashekhar A Kubal
    1 Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 2 Department of Pathology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 3 Transplant Immunology Laboratory, Methodist Hospital, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 4 Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 5 Address correspondence to Chandrashekhar A Kubal, M D, Ph D, Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 North University Boulevard, Room 4601, Indianapolis, IN
    Transplantation 97:56-63. 2014
    ..Positive crossmatch (CM) in liver transplantation (LT) is associated with worse outcomes. Role of induction immunosuppression in this setting remains to be studied...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan ketoglutarate solution and University of Wisconsin solution in prolonged cold preservation of kidney allografts
    Avinash Agarwal
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 81:480-2. 2006
    ..This data suggests that UW and HTK have at least similar efficacy in kidney preservation at longer ischemic times...
  26. doi request reprint No difference in clinical transplant outcomes for local and imported liver allografts
    Richard S Mangus
    Clarian Transplant Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:640-7. 2009
    ..In conclusion, liver allografts rejected for use by a large number of transplant centers can still be successfully used without early graft function or long-term survival being affected...
  27. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan-ketoglutarate solution (HTK) and University of Wisconsin solution (UW) in adult liver transplantation
    Richard S Mangus
    Department of Surgery, Transplantation Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:226-30. 2006
    ..There were no significant differences between HTK and UW in this population when comparing 1 month graft function and first-year graft and patient survival...
  28. doi request reprint Early findings of prospective anti-HLA donor specific antibodies monitoring study in pancreas transplantation: Indiana University Health Experience
    Muhammad A Mujtaba
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E492-9. 2012
    ..The utility of prospective DSA monitoring in pancreatic transplant patients needs further evaluation and long-term follow-up...
  29. pmc Early steroid withdrawal in repeat kidney transplantation
    Muhammad A Mujtaba
    Indiana University School of Medicine Clarian Transplant Institute, Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, 550 N University Boulevard, Suite UH4601, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 6:404-11. 2011
    ..Most of these patients are kept on a chronic steroid maintenance (CSM) regimen. The safety of early steroid withdrawal (ESW) remains unanswered in KRT...
  30. doi request reprint Safe inclusion of the entire pancreas as a component of the multivisceral graft
    Rodrigo Vianna
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 86:114-6. 2008
    ..We reviewed our experience with multivisceral grafts that included the entire pancreas...
  31. doi request reprint Severe hypernatremia in deceased liver donors does not impact early transplant outcome
    Richard S Mangus
    Department of Surgery, Transplantation Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Transplantation 90:438-43. 2010
    ..The purported mechanism for this effect is undefined. This study analyzes early graft function for donor livers procured from patients with severe hypernatremia...
  32. doi request reprint Impact of positive flow cytometry crossmatch on outcomes of intestinal/multivisceral transplantation: role anti-IL-2 receptor antibody
    Chandrashekhar A Kubal
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Transplantation 95:1160-6. 2013
    ..This study reports the impact of positive flow cytometry crossmatch on clinical outcomes after intestinal/MV transplantation and the use of anti-interleukin (IL)-2 receptor antibody as a maintenance immunosuppressant...
  33. doi request reprint Induction immunosuppression with thymoglobulin and rituximab in intestinal and multivisceral transplantation
    Rodrigo M Vianna
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5260, USA
    Transplantation 85:1290-3. 2008
    ..We report our experience in 27 adult recipients who received rituximab and rabbit antithymocyte globulin (rATG) in combination as induction agents...
  34. doi request reprint Multivisceral transplantation: expanding indications and improving outcomes
    Richard S Mangus
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:179-86; discussion p.186-7. 2013
    ..This study reviews the changing indications and outcomes for this procedure over a 7-year period at a university medical center...
  35. ncbi request reprint Bowel complications seen on CT after pancreas transplantation with enteric drainage
    Chandana G Lall
    Department of Radiology, UH 0279, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:1288-95. 2006
    ..Bowel-related complications from pancreas transplantation account for much of the postsurgical morbidity. In a review of 98 pancreas transplant recipients, we found 19 (19.4%) with such complications...
  36. doi request reprint Multivisceral transplantation for diffuse portomesenteric thrombosis
    Rodrigo M Vianna
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Ann Surg 255:1144-50. 2012
    ..To evaluate the clinical outcomes of multivisceral transplantation (MVT) in the setting of diffuse thrombosis of the portomesenteric venous system...
  37. pmc Use of extended criteria livers decreases wait time for liver transplantation without adversely impacting posttransplant survival
    A Joseph Tector
    Department of Surgery, Transplantation Section, Gastroenterology Division, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Ann Surg 244:439-50. 2006
    ..This study compares the graft/patient survival from standard (SD) and ECD for our transplant population between 2001 and 2005...
  38. ncbi request reprint Promising early results with immunosuppression using rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin and steroids with delayed introduction of tacrolimus in adult liver transplant recipients
    A Joseph Tector
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Liver Transpl 10:404-7. 2004
    ..RATG induction therapy is associated with good patient and graft survival, a low incidence of rejection, and minimal side effects. In addition, RATG induction is safe in patients transplanted for HCV...
  39. doi request reprint Organ preservation with histidine-tryptophan ketogluatarate solution in clinical pancreas transplantation: an update of the indiana university experience
    A Agarwal
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Transplant Proc 40:498-501. 2008
    ..Serum fasting blood glucose and serial amylase remained comparable at all intervals posttransplantation to those of a historical UW cohort. Within this range of cold ischemia times, HTK appears to provide effective pancreas preservation...
  40. doi request reprint Impact of recipient age on whole organ pancreas transplantation
    Ashesh P Shah
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E49-55. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the impact of recipient age on post-transplant outcome...
  41. doi request reprint Utility of liver function tests including aminotransferase-to-platelet ratio index in monitoring liver dysfunction in short-gut infants of varying ages and intestinal lengths
    MICHAEL O'CONNOR
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1057-63. 2011
    ..This study applies laboratory liver function testing, including APRI, to monitor liver dysfunction over time for short-gut infants, with further analysis of at-risk subpopulations...
  42. doi request reprint Mild to moderate pulmonary hypertension in liver transplantation
    Richard S Mangus
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana Electronic address
    J Surg Res 184:1150-6. 2013
    ..Patients with pulmonary hypertension (PHTN) are at increased risk for worse outcomes post-liver transplant (LT). This study evaluated LT outcomes and complications for a large number of LT patients with mild to moderate PHTN...
  43. doi request reprint Immunosuppression induction with rabbit anti-thymocyte globulin with or without rituximab in 1000 liver transplant patients with long-term follow-up
    Richard S Mangus
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Liver Transpl 18:786-95. 2012
    ..05), and DCD (HR = 1.55, P = 0.11). rATG-based induction immunosuppression can be safely used in adult LT recipients with excellent survival and low rejection rates and without increases in immunosuppression-related side effects...
  44. doi request reprint Initiation of an intestinal transplant program: the Indiana experience
    Rodrigo M Vianna
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5250, USA
    Transplantation 85:1784-90. 2008
    ..Establishment of a new intestinal transplant (Itx) program in the United States entails significant programmatic costs and a steep learning curve. We report results of the first 4 years of the program at Indiana University...
  45. ncbi request reprint Comparison of histidine-tryptophan ketoglutarate and University of Wisconsin solutions as primary preservation in renal allografts undergoing pulsatile perfusion
    A Agarwal
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Boulevard 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:2016-9. 2005
    ..Histidine-tryptophan ketogluatarate (HTK) solution has been used increasingly for kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. This study compared HTK and UW used during kidney procurement with subsequent pulsatile perfusion...
  46. ncbi request reprint Treatment of enterocutaneous fistula in pancreas transplant recipients using percutaneous drainage and fibrin sealant: three case reports
    Earl A Gage
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 82:1238-40. 2006
    ..In this manuscript, we will review three cases of enterocutaneous fistula in pancreas transplant recipients managed nonoperatively with percutaneous drainage and subsequent occlusion of the tract with fibrin sealant...
  47. doi request reprint Use of the piggyback hepatectomy technique in liver transplant recipients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Richard S Mangus
    Department of Surgery, Transplant Division, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5250, USA
    Transplantation 85:1496-9. 2008
    ..Cox proportional hazards modeling of posttransplant survival demonstrated statistically similar survival for PGB and CONV. In conclusion, the presence of HCC in liver transplant patients should not preclude the use of PGB...
  48. doi request reprint Pretransplant coronary artery disease associated with worse clinical outcomes in pancreas transplantation
    Richard S Mangus
    Transplant Division, Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5250, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:E442-7. 2013
    ..This study evaluates PT patients to determine the pre transplant prevalence of CAD and assesses the post-transplant outcomes including complications and survival...
  49. doi request reprint Pancreas transplantation after bariatric surgery
    Marian Porubsky
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Transplant 26:E1-6. 2012
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Internal hernia after pancreas transplantation with enteric drainage: an unusual cause of small bowel obstruction
    Avinash Agarwal
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplantation 80:149-52. 2005
    ..The value of computed tomographic (CT) enteroclysis in equivocal situations in the diagnosis of the obstruction is emphasized...
  51. ncbi request reprint Multivisceral transplantation for diffuse portomesenteric thrombosis in a patient with life-threatening esophagogastroduodenal bleeding
    Rodrigo Vianna
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5149, USA
    Transplantation 80:534-5. 2005
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Phenytoin decreases the blood concentrations of sirolimus in a liver transplant recipient: a case report
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 25:117-9. 2003
    ..It is essential to monitor the blood concentrations of sirolimus and adjust the sirolimus dosage when phenytoin administration begins or ends...
  53. ncbi request reprint Use of the end-to-end anastomotic circular stapler for creation of the duodenoenterostomy for enteric drainage of the pancreas allograft [corrected]
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:495-7. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Causes of mortality beyond 1 year after primary pediatric liver transplant under tacrolimus
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Transplantation 74:1721-4. 2002
    ..Most posttransplant deaths occur early and are related to surgical complications or recipient status at the time of transplantation. The causes of mortality beyond the first year have not been well described...
  55. ncbi request reprint Follow-up experience using histidine-tryptophan ketoglutarate solution in clinical pancreas transplantation
    A Agarwal
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, 550 N University Boulevard 4258, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3523-6. 2005
    ..Serum fasting blood glucose and serial amylase remained comparable at all intervals posttransplantation. Within this range of cold ischemia time, HTK appears to provide effective pancreas preservation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Telaprevir with peginterferon/ribavirin for retreatment of null responders with advanced fibrosis post-orthotopic liver transplant
    Paul Y Kwo
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Transplant 28:722-7. 2014
    ..Aggressive recurrence of hepatitis C remains problematic post-orthotopic liver transplant (OLT). There are limited data on treatment of HCV infection with telaprevir/boceprevir therapy with peginterferon/ribavirin (PR) post-OLT...
  57. ncbi request reprint Survival after disseminated invasive aspergillosis in a multivisceral transplant recipient
    R Vianna
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Transplant Proc 39:305-7. 2007
    ..After 3 months of therapy, the patient cleared the fungal infection, made a full recovery of his cerebral function, and was discharged to a rehabilitation facility...
  58. ncbi request reprint Predictors of blood product use in orthotopic liver transplantation using the piggyback hepatectomy technique
    R S Mangus
    Department of Surgery, Transplantation Section, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5250, USA
    Transplant Proc 39:3207-13. 2007
    ..Piggyback hepatectomy (PGB) is a technique increasingly utilized in OLT to avoid veno-venous bypass and vena cava clamping. This study evaluated the factors associated with blood loss and blood product requirement in PGB...
  59. ncbi request reprint Role of cardiac catheterization and percutaneous coronary intervention in the preoperative assessment and management of patients before orthotopic liver transplantation
    Haripriya Maddur
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana University Health, Indianapolis, IN
    Liver Transpl 20:664-72. 2014
    ..Further analyses of the role of stress testing and CATH in evaluating and treating patients before OLT are required to optimize this process. Liver Transpl 20:664-672, 2014. © 2014 AASLD. ..
  60. ncbi request reprint Nelfinavir, a protease inhibitor, increases sirolimus levels in a liver transplantation patient: a case report
    Ashok Kumar B Jain
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:838-40. 2002
    ..Increase in trough concentration, peak concentration area under the curve concentration, and prolongation of half-life of sirolimus has been shown in a patient who was on a low dose (one fifth the recommended dose) of nelfinavir...
  61. doi request reprint Immediate retransplantation for pancreas allograft thrombosis
    E F Hollinger
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:740-5. 2009
    ..Immediate retransplantation following pancreatic graft thrombosis restores durable allograft function with outcomes comparable to first-time pancreas transplantation...
  62. ncbi request reprint Aberrations in hemostasis and coagulation in untreated discordant hepatic xenotransplantation: studies in the dog-to-pig model
    A Joseph Tector
    Department of Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:153-9. 2002
    ..In brief, the hemorrhage that accompanies liver xenotransplantation occurs because of a decrease in the number and function of circulating platelets in the recipient...
  63. ncbi request reprint Rejection of pig liver xenografts in patients with liver failure: implications for xenotransplantation
    A J Tector
    University of Miami, Department of Surgery, Liver and GI Transplant Program, 1801 NW 9th Ave, 5th Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Liver Transpl 7:82-9. 2001
    ..We conclude that the altered injury in the perfused pig livers can be attributed to the relative complement deficiency that accompanies liver failure...
  64. ncbi request reprint Liver and intestinal transplantation in a child with cystic fibrosis: a case report
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Department of Pediatric Transplantation, Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 7:240-2. 2003
    ..Extrapolating from the excellent experience of liver transplantation in children with CF, early liver and small intestinal multivisceral transplantation, if indicated, can be performed safely in children with CF...
  65. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation in children with cystic fibrosis: a long-term longitudinal review of a single center's experience
    Jonathan A Fridell
    Department of Pediatric Transplantation, Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1152-6. 2003
    ..Of these, end-stage liver disease is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality with liver transplantation being the only effective therapy...