Rolf N Barth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Single-port donor nephrectomy provides improved patient satisfaction and equivalent outcomes
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Ann Surg 257:527-33. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Antibody-mediated rejection of renal allograft in combined liver-kidney transplant
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin Transplant 24:685-90. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Prolonged survival of composite facial allografts in non-human primates associated with posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 88:1242-50. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Vascularized bone marrow-based immunosuppression inhibits rejection of vascularized composite allografts in nonhuman primates
    R N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, Program for Comparative Medicine Department of Pathology Immunogenetics Laboratory, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:1407-16. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Histopathology of chronic rejection in a nonhuman primate model of vascularized composite allotransplantation
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Transplantation 95:1204-10. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Total face, double jaw, and tongue transplantation: an evolutionary concept
    Amir H Dorafshar
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:241-51. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Infrared fluorescence imaging of lymphatic regeneration in nonhuman primate facial vascularized composite allografts
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgery, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, 22 South Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:314-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Pancreas transplant alone as an independent risk factor for the development of renal failure: a retrospective study
    Joseph R Scalea
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 86:1789-94. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Facial subunit composite tissue allografts in nonhuman primates: I. Technical and immunosuppressive requirements for prolonged graft survival
    Rolf N Barth
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:493-501. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Nonhuman primate model of fibula vascularized composite tissue allotransplantation demonstrates donor-recipient bony union
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:1193-204. 2011

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Single-port donor nephrectomy provides improved patient satisfaction and equivalent outcomes
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Ann Surg 257:527-33. 2013
    ..We changed our approach to single-port donor nephrectomy in 2009 and have compared outcomes with traditional multiple-port laparoscopic donor nephrectomy...
  2. doi request reprint Antibody-mediated rejection of renal allograft in combined liver-kidney transplant
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin Transplant 24:685-90. 2010
    ..This result demonstrates the potential for AMR of the renal allograft in sensitized recipients of CLKT...
  3. doi request reprint Prolonged survival of composite facial allografts in non-human primates associated with posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 88:1242-50. 2009
    ..We developed a non-human primate facial composite tissue allotransplantation model to investigate strategies to achieve prolonged graft survival and immunologic responses unique to these allografts...
  4. doi request reprint Vascularized bone marrow-based immunosuppression inhibits rejection of vascularized composite allografts in nonhuman primates
    R N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, Program for Comparative Medicine Department of Pathology Immunogenetics Laboratory, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:1407-16. 2011
    ..These data support an immunomodulatory role of VBM in VCA that reduces immunosuppressive requirements while providing improved outcomes...
  5. doi request reprint Histopathology of chronic rejection in a nonhuman primate model of vascularized composite allotransplantation
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Transplantation 95:1204-10. 2013
    ..Although intimal hyperplasia has been reported in human hand transplants, chronic changes in VCAs remain poorly described...
  6. doi request reprint Total face, double jaw, and tongue transplantation: an evolutionary concept
    Amir H Dorafshar
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 131:241-51. 2013
    ..However, despite significant surgical advances and multiple surgical procedures, the ultimate outcome continues to reveal an inanimate, insensate, and suboptimal aesthetic result...
  7. doi request reprint Infrared fluorescence imaging of lymphatic regeneration in nonhuman primate facial vascularized composite allografts
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Division of Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgery, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, 22 South Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 68:314-9. 2012
    ..We investigated lymphatic donor-recipient reconstitution and lymphatic regeneration in a nonhuman primate facial VCA model...
  8. doi request reprint Pancreas transplant alone as an independent risk factor for the development of renal failure: a retrospective study
    Joseph R Scalea
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 86:1789-94. 2008
    ..Pancreas transplant alone (PTA) is a controversial procedure. Without clearly demonstrated patient survival, recipients report improved quality of life. Nephrotoxic immunosuppression (IS) may exacerbate diabetic renal injury post-PTA...
  9. doi request reprint Facial subunit composite tissue allografts in nonhuman primates: I. Technical and immunosuppressive requirements for prolonged graft survival
    Rolf N Barth
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:493-501. 2009
    ..The authors have developed a nonhuman primate composite tissue allotransplantation model that demonstrated reliable and long-term success necessary to progress to preclinical studies...
  10. doi request reprint Nonhuman primate model of fibula vascularized composite tissue allotransplantation demonstrates donor-recipient bony union
    Gerhard S Mundinger
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 128:1193-204. 2011
    ..The authors developed a fibular vascularized composite tissue allotransplantation model in nonhuman primates to investigate healing and rejection patterns of bone and associated tissues...
  11. doi request reprint Regulatory T cells are not predictive of outcomes in a nonhuman primate model of vascularized composite allotransplantation
    Philip S Brazio
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Transplantation 96:267-73. 2013
    ..We used our nonhuman primate model of facial vascularized composite allotransplantation (VCA) to study the association of Tregs with graft outcomes...
  12. doi request reprint Deceased-donor renal transplantation in the geriatric population demonstrates equal graft survival compared with younger recipients
    Alp Sener
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Transplantation 87:1549-54. 2009
    ..Renal transplantation (RTx) in the geriatric population (age >65 years) accounts for 14% of all RTx performed nationally in 2007...
  13. doi request reprint Ureteral stents are associated with reduced risk of ureteral complications after kidney transplantation: a large single center experience
    Sameh A Fayek
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Transplantation 93:304-8. 2012
    ..Controversy exists regarding the benefit of ureteral stents in kidney transplantation. We aimed to examine the association of stents with risk of ureteral complications, particularly in relationship with donor type...
  14. pmc Valganciclovir is an effective prophylaxis for cytomegalovirus disease in liver transplant recipients
    Sameh Adel Fayek
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:657-63. 2010
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of VGCV in CMV prophylaxis in OLT recipients...
  15. doi request reprint Nasogastric decompression is not necessary after simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation
    Rolf N Barth
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Surg 247:350-6. 2008
    ..To determine whether eliminating routine nasogastric (NG) decompression after simultaneous pancreas-kidney (SPK) transplantation would reduce hospital length of stay without any increase in complications...
  16. doi request reprint Safety of belatacept bridging immunosuppression in hepatitis C-positive liver transplant recipients with renal dysfunction
    John C LaMattina
    1 Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2 Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 3 Address correspondence to John C LaMattina, M D, Division of Transplantation, University of Maryland School of Medicine 29 South Greene Street, Suite 200 Baltimore, MD 21201
    Transplantation 97:133-7. 2014
    ..The authors' experience with seven liver transplant patients who received belatacept and mycophenolic acid maintenance immunosuppression is reported...
  17. ncbi request reprint Outcomes at 3 years of a prospective pilot study of Campath-1H and sirolimus immunosuppression for renal transplantation
    Rolf N Barth
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, 53792 7375, USA
    Transpl Int 19:885-92. 2006
    ..Because of the higher incidence of early rejection, we recommend a modified strategy of immunosuppression including a brief course of a calcineurin inhibitor...
  18. doi request reprint Total face, double jaw, and tongue transplant research procurement: an educational model
    Branko Bojovic
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 130:824-34. 2012
    ..Although cadaveric dissections are an essential preparatory exercise, they cannot simulate the true clinical experience of facial vascularized composite allograft recovery...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pig-to-baboon liver xenoperfusion utilizing GalTKO.hCD46 pigs and glycoprotein Ib blockade
    John C LaMattina
    Department of Surgery, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Xenotransplantation 21:274-86. 2014
    ..Here, we report our pig-to-primate liver xenoperfusion model and evaluate whether targeting the GPIb-VWF axis prevents platelet sequestration...
  20. doi request reprint The innate immune response and activation of coagulation in alpha1,3-galactosyltransferase gene-knockout xenograft recipients
    Mohamed Ezzelarab
    Thomas E Starzl Transplantation Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Transplantation 87:805-12. 2009
    ..The role of the innate immune system in the development of thrombotic microangiopathy (TM) after alpha1,3-galactosyltransferase gene-knockout (GTKO) pig organ transplantation in primates is uncertain...