R J Knight

Summary

Affiliation: The Methodist Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Screening for BK viremia reduces but does not eliminate the risk of BK nephropathy: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:949-54. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of living donor renal transplants with a negative cross-match and pretransplant donor-specific antibody
    R J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Transplant Proc 45:1399-401. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation for end-stage renal disease patients with insulin-dependent diabetes and detectable C-peptide
    R J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:4195-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Comparing an early corticosteroid/late calcineurin-free immunosuppression protocol to a sirolimus-, cyclosporine A-, and prednisone-based regimen for pancreas-kidney transplantation
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 89:727-32. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Selective corticosteroid and calcineurin-inhibitor withdrawal after pancreas-kidney transplantation utilizing thymoglobulin induction and sirolimus maintenance therapy
    R J Knight
    The Methodist Hospital, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:645-50. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of immunosuppression minimization after pancreas-kidney transplantation utilizing thymoglobulin induction and sirolimus maintenance therapy
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, University of Texas Medical School, 6431 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3538-41. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Graft survival and immune regulation of pancreas allograft recipients induced with thymoglobulin, sirolimus, and cyclosporine
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:1280-2. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The place of sirolimus in kidney transplantation: can we reduce calcineurin inhibitor renal toxicity?
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Kidney Int 70:994-9. 2006
  9. doi request reprint A review of the evidence for use of thymoglobulin induction in renal transplantation
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist Transplant Center, Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:1395-400. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of single pediatric kidneys into adult recipients
    Z Csapo
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:697-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Screening for BK viremia reduces but does not eliminate the risk of BK nephropathy: a single-center retrospective analysis
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 95:949-54. 2013
    ..This study reviewed the outcomes of a screening protocol for BK viremia to determine if early diagnosis, followed by immunosuppression minimization, would prevent progression to nephropathy and graft loss...
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of living donor renal transplants with a negative cross-match and pretransplant donor-specific antibody
    R J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Transplant Proc 45:1399-401. 2013
    ..We sought to compare outcomes of immunologically high-risk living donor (LD) renal transplant recipients with and without DSA...
  3. doi request reprint Simultaneous kidney-pancreas transplantation for end-stage renal disease patients with insulin-dependent diabetes and detectable C-peptide
    R J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:4195-6. 2010
    ..We sought to compare outcomes of recipients with and without pretransplantation c-peptide...
  4. doi request reprint Comparing an early corticosteroid/late calcineurin-free immunosuppression protocol to a sirolimus-, cyclosporine A-, and prednisone-based regimen for pancreas-kidney transplantation
    Richard J Knight
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplantation 89:727-32. 2010
    ..A prednisone and calcineurin inhibitor (CNI)-free protocol was compared with a sirolimus, cyclosporine A (CsA), and prednisone-based immunosuppressive regimen for simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation (SPK)...
  5. doi request reprint Selective corticosteroid and calcineurin-inhibitor withdrawal after pancreas-kidney transplantation utilizing thymoglobulin induction and sirolimus maintenance therapy
    R J Knight
    The Methodist Hospital, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Transplant 22:645-50. 2008
    ..These data suggest that thymoglobulin induction with combined sirolimus and CsA maintenance therapy permits immunosuppression minimization in selected SPK recipients...
  6. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of immunosuppression minimization after pancreas-kidney transplantation utilizing thymoglobulin induction and sirolimus maintenance therapy
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, University of Texas Medical School, 6431 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3538-41. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Graft survival and immune regulation of pancreas allograft recipients induced with thymoglobulin, sirolimus, and cyclosporine
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:1280-2. 2005
    ..Our objective was to determine the impact of thymoglobulin-sirolimus-cyclosporine immunosuppression on the alloimmune response of pancreas-kidney transplant recipients...
  8. ncbi request reprint The place of sirolimus in kidney transplantation: can we reduce calcineurin inhibitor renal toxicity?
    R J Knight
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Kidney Int 70:994-9. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint A review of the evidence for use of thymoglobulin induction in renal transplantation
    A Osama Gaber
    Methodist Transplant Center, Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 42:1395-400. 2010
    ..This review describes the evidence supporting the use of depleting ATGs in kidney transplantation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of single pediatric kidneys into adult recipients
    Z Csapo
    Division of Immunology and Organ Transplantation, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:697-8. 2005
    ..To evaluate the outcome of single pediatric kidneys transplanted into adult recipients...