Jean F Botha

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Endovascular closure of a hemiportocaval shunt after small-for-size adult-to-adult left lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:1671-5. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild donor liver steatosis has no impact on hepatitis C virus fibrosis progression following liver transplantation
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Liver Int 27:758-63. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: an update
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, Section of Transplantation, UNMC Eppley Cancer Center at The Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 4:762-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Isolated liver transplantation in infants with end-stage liver disease due to short bowel syndrome
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, Section of Organ Transplantation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68918 3285, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:1062-6. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Left lobe adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation: small grafts and hemiportocaval shunts in the prevention of small-for-size syndrome
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:649-57. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Portosystemic shunts in children: a 15-year experience
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:179-85. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Hepatic fibrosis persists and progresses despite biochemical improvement in children treated with intravenous fish oil emulsion
    David F Mercer
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 983285 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:364-9. 2013
  8. pmc Preresection obesity increases the risk of hepatobiliary complications in short bowel syndrome
    Jon S Thompson
    The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Nutrients 4:1358-66. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Risk of cytomegalovirus disease in high-risk liver transplant recipients on valganciclovir prophylaxis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andre C Kalil
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 18:1440-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Strategies to optimize donor safety with smaller grafts for adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    B Daniel Campos
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:230-4. 2012

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Endovascular closure of a hemiportocaval shunt after small-for-size adult-to-adult left lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:1671-5. 2009
    ..In this report, we describe a novel technique for occluding a hemiportocaval shunt in a patient who developed hepatic encephalopathy after receiving a small-for-size left lobe liver allograft from a living donor...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mild donor liver steatosis has no impact on hepatitis C virus fibrosis progression following liver transplantation
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Liver Int 27:758-63. 2007
    ..This study examines the impact of donor liver macrovesicular steatosis on recurrence of hepatitis C virus (HCV) disease after liver transplantation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: an update
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, Section of Transplantation, UNMC Eppley Cancer Center at The Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 4:762-7. 2006
    ..Controversy now exists regarding the use of living donors, expansion of selection criteria, and role of adjuvant therapy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Isolated liver transplantation in infants with end-stage liver disease due to short bowel syndrome
    Jean F Botha
    Department of Surgery, Section of Organ Transplantation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68918 3285, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:1062-6. 2006
    ..65 to 3.05). In conclusion, Isolated liver transplantation in children with liver failure as a result of SBS, who have favorable prognostic features for full enteral adaptation, is feasible with satisfactory long-term survival...
  5. doi request reprint Left lobe adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation: small grafts and hemiportocaval shunts in the prevention of small-for-size syndrome
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:649-57. 2010
    ..As it matures, this technique has the potential for widespread application and could positively effect donor safety, the donor pool, and waiting list times...
  6. ncbi request reprint Portosystemic shunts in children: a 15-year experience
    Jean F Botha
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:179-85. 2004
    ..We report our experience with PSS, mainly the distal splenorenal shunt, to define its role in the management of variceal bleeding...
  7. doi request reprint Hepatic fibrosis persists and progresses despite biochemical improvement in children treated with intravenous fish oil emulsion
    David F Mercer
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 983285 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 56:364-9. 2013
    ..Fish oil-based lipid emulsions (FOE) reportedly reverse hyperbilirubinemia, but there are little data on their effect on the histopathology of IFALD...
  8. pmc Preresection obesity increases the risk of hepatobiliary complications in short bowel syndrome
    Jon S Thompson
    The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Nutrients 4:1358-66. 2012
    ..14%, p < 0.05). Obese patients developing SBS are at increased risk of developing hepatobiliary complications. ESLD was similar in the two groups overall but occurs more frequently in obese patients maintained on chronic PN...
  9. doi request reprint Risk of cytomegalovirus disease in high-risk liver transplant recipients on valganciclovir prophylaxis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Andre C Kalil
    Divisions of Infectious Diseases, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 18:1440-7. 2012
    ..9-fold increase in the risk of leukopenia. Alternative CMV prophylaxis should be used for liver transplant recipients...
  10. doi request reprint Strategies to optimize donor safety with smaller grafts for adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    B Daniel Campos
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 17:230-4. 2012
    ..To describe our current understanding of adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation (AA-LDLT) in terms of graft size...
  11. doi request reprint Stool calprotectin monitoring after small intestine transplantation
    David F Mercer
    Section of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Transplantation 91:1166-71. 2011
    ..The ability to diagnose rejection noninvasively, ideally before pathologic manifestations, would be a major advance in the care of intestinal transplant patients...
  12. doi request reprint Plasma nitrite and nitrate levels as a noninvasive marker of pathology after human small bowel transplantation
    Yimin Sun
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Transplantation 89:307-11. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that increased plasma nitrite and nitrate (NOx) levels measured after small bowel transplant would be associated with abnormal final pathology...
  13. ncbi request reprint Pre-resection gastric bypass reduces post-resection body mass index but not liver disease in short bowel syndrome
    Jon S Thompson
    Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, Omaha, NE, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:942-8. 2014
    ..Obese patients developing short bowel syndrome (SBS) maintain a higher body mass index (BMI) and have increased risk of hepatobiliary complications. Our aim was to determine the effect of pre-resection gastric bypass (GBP) on SBS outcome...
  14. doi request reprint Should multivisceral transplantation be considered in patients colonized with multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa?
    Diana F Florescu
    Transplant Infectious Diseases Program, Infectious Diseases Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska NE 68198 5400, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 18:74-8. 2012
    ..We discuss the dilemma concerning the transplantation of patients colonized with multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas spp., its potential consequences, and the peri and postoperative management of these patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Immunosuppression in liver transplantation
    Sandeep Mukherjee
    Section of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 983285 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 10:557-74. 2009
    ..This article will review currently used immunosuppressants in liver transplantation, novel therapies in development and the impact of these medications of the recurrence of hepatitis C after liver transplantation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma
    B Daniel Campos
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 7:409-16; quiz 417. 2009
    ..The future challenge is to better characterize biologic staging/prognostic indicators that could expand the understanding and success in treating both malignancies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Salvage of renal allograft using venous thrombectomy in the setting of iliofemoral venous thrombosis
    Samual P Sterrett
    Nebraska Medical Center, Surgery, Omaha, 68198, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 19:1637-9. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Acute Budd-Chiari syndrome during pregnancy: surgical treatment and orthotopic liver transplantation with successful completion of the pregnancy
    Wendy J Grant
    Organ Transplantation Program, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:976-9. 2003
    ..It is the only case of surgical treatment of Budd-Chiari syndrome during pregnancy reported in the literature...
  19. ncbi request reprint West Nile virus-associated encephalitis in recipients of renal and pancreas transplants: case series and literature review
    Kadiyala V Ravindra
    Department of Surgery, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 3285, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:1257-60. 2004
    ..We also review the literature on West Nile fever in organ transplant recipients. In areas where West Nile virus is endemic, one must have a high index of suspicion for the illness when dealing with fever in transplant recipients...