Nanda Kerkar

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The changing face of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in the era of molecular EBV monitoring
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:504-11. 2010
  2. ncbi Psychosocial outcomes for children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease over time and compared with obese controls
    Nanda Kerkar
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology and Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:77-82. 2013
  3. doi Anti-lymphocyte therapy successfully controls late "cholestatic" rejection in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    N Kerkar
    Department of Surgery, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E584-91. 2011
  4. doi Sclerosing cholangitis: pediatric perspective
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Pediatrics, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 12:195-202. 2010
  5. doi Graft rejection in pediatric liver transplant patients with Epstein-Barr viremia and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease
    Chana Weiner
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 16:458-64. 2012
  6. doi Liver transplantation for hereditary tyrosinemia type I: analysis of the UNOS database
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:400-5. 2011
  7. ncbi Adolescent transplant recipients as peer mentors: a program to improve self-management and health-related quality of life
    Bradley Jerson
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:612-20. 2013
  8. doi Liver transplantation in children weighing 5 kg or less: analysis of the UNOS database
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:650-8. 2011
  9. ncbi Chronic rejection preceded by central perivenulitis, rapidly ensuing after liver transplantation in a pediatric patient
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 29:134-8. 2009
  10. pmc PedsQL™ Cognitive Functioning Scale in pediatric liver transplant recipients: feasibility, reliability, and validity
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Qual Life Res 20:913-21. 2011

Detail Information

Publications49

  1. doi The changing face of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in the era of molecular EBV monitoring
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:504-11. 2010
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  2. ncbi Psychosocial outcomes for children with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease over time and compared with obese controls
    Nanda Kerkar
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology and Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:77-82. 2013
    ....
  3. doi Anti-lymphocyte therapy successfully controls late "cholestatic" rejection in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    N Kerkar
    Department of Surgery, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E584-91. 2011
    ..First-line therapy with anti-lymphocyte preparations, prophylactic anti-microbial therapy, and close monitoring allow excellent rates of patient and graft survival...
  4. doi Sclerosing cholangitis: pediatric perspective
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Pediatrics, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 12:195-202. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Graft rejection in pediatric liver transplant patients with Epstein-Barr viremia and post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease
    Chana Weiner
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 16:458-64. 2012
    ..001). Children with EV and GR prior to EV should be monitored closely for GR after IS reduction and GR is a significant risk factor for PTLD. Most children with PTLD eventually developed GR...
  6. doi Liver transplantation for hereditary tyrosinemia type I: analysis of the UNOS database
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:400-5. 2011
    ..The rate of LT for children with HT-1 has decreased and age at transplant increased over the last decade most probably reflecting the effect of early diagnosis and treatment with NTBC...
  7. ncbi Adolescent transplant recipients as peer mentors: a program to improve self-management and health-related quality of life
    Bradley Jerson
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:612-20. 2013
    ..These results also suggest that the program may have been associated with meaningful improvement in adherence, although further evaluation is warranted. ..
  8. doi Liver transplantation in children weighing 5 kg or less: analysis of the UNOS database
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:650-8. 2011
    ..LT is a major medical and surgical challenge in very small patients. Aim of the study is to determine the outcomes after LT in infants ≤ 5 kg at transplant in a large cohort of patients...
  9. ncbi Chronic rejection preceded by central perivenulitis, rapidly ensuing after liver transplantation in a pediatric patient
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 29:134-8. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc PedsQL™ Cognitive Functioning Scale in pediatric liver transplant recipients: feasibility, reliability, and validity
    James W Varni
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning, College of Architecture, Texas A and M University, 3137 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 3137, USA
    Qual Life Res 20:913-21. 2011
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the feasibility, reliability, and validity of the PedsQL™ Cognitive Functioning Scale in pediatric liver transplant recipients...
  11. doi Improved adherence and outcomes for pediatric liver transplant recipients by using text messaging
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Pediatrics, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e844-50. 2009
    ..The goal was to improve immunosuppressant adherence for pediatric patients with orthotopic liver transplants by using text messaging (TM)...
  12. ncbi Prospective analysis of nonadherence in autoimmune hepatitis: a common problem
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hepatology, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:629-34. 2006
    ....
  13. doi Liver transplantation for children with biliary atresia in the pediatric end-stage liver disease era: the role of insurance status
    Ronen Arnon
    Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Liver Transpl 19:543-50. 2013
    ..Further studies are needed to unearth the reasons for these important differences in outcomes...
  14. doi Orthotopic liver transplantation for adults with Alagille syndrome
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA ronen arnon mountsinai org
    Clin Transplant 26:E94-E100. 2012
    ..Alagille syndrome (AGS) is an inherited multisystem disorder, and liver transplantation (LT) may be required in pediatric patients with AGS (P-AGS). There are limited data regarding the outcomes of LT in adults with AGS (A-AGS)...
  15. doi Improved outcomes in pediatric liver transplantation for acute liver failure
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Pediatrics and Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:863-9. 2010
    ..OLT is a life-saving option for ALF...
  16. doi Liver and combined lung and liver transplantation for cystic fibrosis: analysis of the UNOS database
    Ronen Arnon
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:254-64. 2011
    ..LT is a viable option for children and young adults with CF and end-stage liver disease. Outcome of LLT patients with CF was comparable to the outcome of patients with CF who underwent isolated LT...
  17. ncbi Bullous pemphigoid after liver transplantation for liver failure
    Nanda Kerkar
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:1705-10. 2006
    ..This child is unique in that his liver function and hemolytic anemia appeared to normalize after liver transplant, but neutropenia and BP both thought to be autoimmune in etiology, developed more than a year post-transplant...
  18. doi Characteristics of diabetes after pediatric liver transplant
    Fenella Greig
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 17:27-33. 2013
    ..DALT was associated with preceding rejection and increased immunosuppression. Blood glucose monitoring, especially during increased immunosuppression following LT, could allow early diagnosis and reduce morbidity...
  19. pmc Adherence to medical recommendations and transition to adult services in pediatric transplant recipients
    Eyal Shemesh
    Division of Developmental and Behavioral Health, Department of Pediatrics and The Kravis Children s Hospital, New York 10029, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:288-92. 2010
    ..It is therefore imperative that providers become familiar with the issues related to those major risks and ways to address them...
  20. ncbi Orthotopic liver transplantation for children with Alagille syndrome
    Ronen Arnon
    Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:622-8. 2010
    ..Conclusion: Children with AGS were older at the time of LT and their one- and five-yr patient and graft survival were significantly lower compared to BA. Risk factors for poor outcome in AGS after LT were identified...
  21. ncbi Rapamycin successfully treats post-transplant autoimmune hepatitis
    Nanda Kerkar
    Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hepatology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:1085-9. 2005
    ..All six responded to treatment but drug was withdrawn in one patient. Adverse events were minimal. Rapa may prove to be an important addition in the control of autoimmune liver disease...
  22. doi A hybrid strategy for the prevention of cytomegalovirus-related complications in pediatric liver transplantation recipients
    Rebecca P Madan
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Transplantation 87:1318-24. 2009
    ..This single center, retrospective study describes experience with a hybrid prevention strategy combining short-course antiviral prophylaxis and preemptive cytomegalovirus (CMV) polymerase chain reaction (PCR) monitoring...
  23. doi A retrospective single-center review of primary sclerosing cholangitis in children
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Pediatrics, and Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:239-45. 2009
    ..Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic cholestatic liver disease characterized by inflammation and progressive bile duct fibrosis. There are limited data on pediatric PSC...
  24. doi Partial internal biliary diversion for Alagille syndrome: case report and review of the literature
    Shari Sheflin-Findling
    Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:1453-6. 2012
    ..It does not, however, appear to prevent the progression of liver disease. Long-term follow-up is still needed...
  25. ncbi Hepatitis C in children: a quaternary referral center perspective
    Carolina Rumbo
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:209-16. 2006
    ..3% of children in the United States, and the general impression is that it has a benign course in childhood. We analyzed a pediatric population with chronic HCV in a quaternary referral center...
  26. doi Strangers headed to a strange land? A pilot study of using a transition coordinator to improve transfer from pediatric to adult services
    Rachel A Annunziato
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY Division of Behavioral and Developmental Health, Department of Pediatrics and Kravis Children s Hospital at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY Electronic address
    J Pediatr 163:1628-33. 2013
    ..To compare the impact of a transition coordinator on outcomes for pediatric liver transplant recipients vs a historical comparison group...
  27. doi Roux-en-Y loop varices in children with portal hypertension after liver transplantation: an unusual cause of "obscure" gastrointestinal bleeding
    Jaime Chu
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:E156-61. 2011
    ..However, enteroscopy revealed large varices at the site of hepaticojejunostomy anastomosis in all. Our experience demonstrates that RY loop varices in children with PHALT are a rare and treatable cause of obscure GI bleeding...
  28. doi Graves' disease presenting with severe cholestasis
    Molly O Regelmann
    Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Thyroid 22:437-9. 2012
    ..Hyperthyroidism has been associated with liver function abnormalities; however, cholestasis as the presenting feature of adolescent Graves' disease has not been previously reported...
  29. doi Hepatopulmonary syndrome in children - is conventional liver transplantation always needed?
    Asha D Willis
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Pediatrics and Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:849-55. 2011
    ..There are little data on the management of HPS in children other than conventional orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)...
  30. doi Liver transplantation for children with Wilson disease: comparison of outcomes between children and adults
    Ronen Arnon
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:E52-60. 2011
    ..Liver transplantation (LT) is lifesaving for patients with Wilson disease (WD) presenting with fulminant hepatic failure (FHF) or chronic liver disease (CLD) unresponsive to treatment...
  31. doi Recurrent intrahepatic pigmented stones after liver transplantation in a patient with hemoglobin SC disease: case report and review of the literature
    Juli Tomaino
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute Department of Radiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center Department of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:519-24. 2011
    ..We recommend hypertransfusion therapy and surveillance imaging studies after liver transplant for early detection and prevention of this complication...
  32. pmc Characterization and outcomes of young infants with acute liver failure
    Shikha S Sundaram
    Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The Children s Hospital, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO, USA
    J Pediatr 159:813-818.e1. 2011
    ..To characterize infants aged ≤ 90 days enrolled in an international, multicenter, prospective registry of children aged < 18 years with acute liver failure (ALF)...
  33. doi Liver transplantation in children with metabolic diseases: the studies of pediatric liver transplantation experience
    Ronen Arnon
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:796-805. 2010
    ..In conclusion, children who underwent liver transplant for metabolic disease had similarly excellent patient survival as, and better graft survival than, those who received a liver allograft for other indications...
  34. doi Cholangiolocellular carcinoma in a pediatric patient with small duct sclerosing cholangitis: a case report
    Joanne Lai
    Division of Hepatology, Department of Pediatrics and RMTI, Department of Surgery, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 32:360-6. 2012
    ..Pathologic examination confirmed the presence of cholangiolocarcinoma, a tumor found primarily in adults with a history of viral hepatitis. To our knowledge, this is the first such report in a pediatric patient...
  35. ncbi T-cell PTLD presenting as acalculous cholecystitis
    Tamir Miloh
    Departments of Pediatric Hepatology, Mount SinaiHospital, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:717-20. 2008
    ..Histology revealed EBV negative T-cell PTLD. The disease involved the gallbladder, liver, lungs, and mesenteric lymph nodes. He was treated with chemotherapy, went into remission, but relapsed after 11 months and died...
  36. pmc Efficacy of fat-soluble vitamin supplementation in infants with biliary atresia
    Benjamin L Shneider
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e607-14. 2012
    ..In this prospective multicenter study, we assessed the prevalence of FSV deficiency in infants with BA who received this FSV/TPGS preparation...
  37. doi Developmental and disease-related influences on self-management acquisition among pediatric liver transplant recipients
    Kristen Piering
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:819-26. 2011
    ..Future research is necessary to further untangle this relationship; yet, it seems as though longer time living with LT may make transition harder for families...
  38. ncbi Benign liver masses and lesions in children: 53 cases over 12 years
    Israel N Kochin
    Pediatric Hepatology, Division of Pediatric Hepatology and RMTI, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, NY 10029, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 13:542-7. 2011
    ..Primary liver masses in children may require intervention because of symptoms or concern about malignant transformation...
  39. ncbi Giant cell hepatitis and autoimmune hemolytic anemia successfully treated with rituximab
    Tamir Miloh
    Recanati Transplant Institute, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:634-6. 2007
  40. ncbi Issues unique to pediatric liver transplantation
    Nanda Kerkar
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1104, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 11:323-35. 2007
    ..Adherence to the prescribed medical regimen is essential for good graft function. A multidisciplinary approach is the key to success in liver transplantation in children...
  41. doi Autoimmune hemolytic anemia and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura in pediatric solid organ transplant recipients, report of five cases and review of the literature
    Tamir Miloh
    Department of Gastroenterology, Phoenix Children s Hospital, Phoenix, AZ 85016, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 15:870-8. 2011
    ..Autoimmune cytopenias are a rarely reported complication of pediatric SOT, but clinicians taking care of pediatric transplant recipients need to be aware of this complication...
  42. ncbi Medication adherence in pediatric and adolescent liver transplant recipients
    Eyal Shemesh
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Pediatrics 113:825-32. 2004
    ..There are also no published data about the age of transition at which a child assumes responsibility over taking the medications. This information is important if interventions to improve adherence are contemplated...
  43. ncbi Parents and clinicians underestimate distress and depression in children who had a transplant
    Eyal Shemesh
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 9:673-9. 2005
    ..The child's report of his or her emotional symptoms should be directly sought post-transplant...
  44. ncbi Bile duct paucity in infancy
    Jyoti Sinha
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 27:319-23. 2007
  45. ncbi Evaluating the AIH scoring system
    Nanda Kerkar
    Division of Pediatric Hepatology, Recanati Miller Transplant Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 41:137-8. 2005
  46. pmc Cross-sectional analysis of health-related quality of life in pediatric liver transplant recipients
    Estella M Alonso
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children s Plaza, Box 65, Chicago, IL 60614, USA
    J Pediatr 156:270-6.e1. 2010
    ..To investigate the distribution of health-related quality of life in pediatric liver transplant recipients compared with a normative population...
  47. ncbi The hepatic fibrocystic diseases
    Nanda Kerkar
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 10:55-71, v-vi. 2006
    ..The treatment is supportive, with careful attention to associated renal disease. Liver transplantation is an option in selected patients...
  48. ncbi Pediatric inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor with late metastasis to the lung: case report and review of the literature
    Raffaella A Morotti
    Department of Pathology, Box 1194, Mount Sinai Medical Center, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 8:224-9. 2005
    ..We describe the clinical and pathologic features of this patient and review the characteristics of extrapulmonary IMTs with distant metastasis reported in the literature...
  49. ncbi Jaundice accompanied by giant cell hepatitis and eosinophilia in childhood
    Nanda Kerkar
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 24:107-11. 2004