G M Danovitch

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Management of the waiting list for cadaveric kidney transplants: report of a survey and recommendations by the Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee of the American Society of Transplantation
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:528-35. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of adult kidney transplant candidates
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    Division of Nephrology, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:890-8. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Organ trafficking and transplant tourism: the role of global professional ethical standards-the 2008 Declaration of Istanbul
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 95:1306-12. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The Declaration of Istanbul--early impact and future potential
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 8:358-61. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the counseling and management of older kidney transplant candidates
    Gabriel Danovitch
    Kidney Transplant Program, Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1686, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:S86-97. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Cash, rewards, and benefits in organ transplantation: an open letter to Senator Arlen Specter
    Gabriel Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90096 1689, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 14:129-33. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Allocation of deceased donor kidneys: past, present, and future
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:882-90. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The prohibition of kidney sales and organ markets should remain
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 13:386-94. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Kidney vending: the "Trojan horse" of organ transplantation
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Nephrology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:1133-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Current status of kidney and pancreas transplantation in the United States, 1994-2003
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:904-15. 2005

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Management of the waiting list for cadaveric kidney transplants: report of a survey and recommendations by the Clinical Practice Guidelines Committee of the American Society of Transplantation
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 13:528-35. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of adult kidney transplant candidates
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    Division of Nephrology, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 50:890-8. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Organ trafficking and transplant tourism: the role of global professional ethical standards-the 2008 Declaration of Istanbul
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 95:1306-12. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The Declaration of Istanbul--early impact and future potential
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Nat Rev Nephrol 8:358-61. 2012
    ..In China, however, the use of organs from executed prisoners for transplantation purposes continues despite widespread condemnation of this practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in the counseling and management of older kidney transplant candidates
    Gabriel Danovitch
    Kidney Transplant Program, Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1686, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:S86-97. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Cash, rewards, and benefits in organ transplantation: an open letter to Senator Arlen Specter
    Gabriel Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90096 1689, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 14:129-33. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Allocation of deceased donor kidneys: past, present, and future
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 42:882-90. 2003
    ..They also have practical implications for the management of patients on the waiting list. The rationale behind these changes is discussed in the context of the ethical underpinnings of kidney allocation...
  8. ncbi request reprint The prohibition of kidney sales and organ markets should remain
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 13:386-94. 2008
    ..We encourage the investment in innovative healthy transplant practice for the benefit of all...
  9. ncbi request reprint Kidney vending: the "Trojan horse" of organ transplantation
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Nephrology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:1133-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Current status of kidney and pancreas transplantation in the United States, 1994-2003
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:904-15. 2005
    ..The percentage of Hispanic/Latino recipients increased from 5% to 9% over the same period...
  11. ncbi request reprint Immunosuppression of the elderly kidney transplant recipient
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 84:285-91. 2007
    ..Taking these factors into consideration, we propose an approach to immunosuppression in the elderly based on individual risk stratification of treatment failure and the potential for adverse events...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mycophenolate mofetil: a decade of clinical experience
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Transplantation 80:S272-4. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint A kidney for all ages
    G M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 7 155 Factor Building, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1689, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1267-8. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Cultural barriers to kidney transplantation: a new frontier
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 84:462-3. 2007
  15. doi request reprint Disparities in the utilization of live donor renal transplantation
    J L Gore
    VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:1124-33. 2009
    ..We identified significant racial and socioeconomic disparities in the utilization of LDRT. Educational initiatives and dissemination of processes that enable increased utilization of LDRT may address these disparities...
  16. pmc Associations of body mass index and weight loss with mortality in transplant-waitlisted maintenance hemodialysis patients
    M Z Molnar
    Harold Simmons Center for Chronic Disease Research and Epidemiology, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:725-36. 2011
    ..Transplant-waitlisted hemodialysis patients with lower BMI or muscle mass and/or unintentional weight or muscle loss have higher mortality in this observational study. Impact of intentional weight change remains unclear...
  17. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of kidney transplantation from older living donors to older recipients
    Jagbir Gill
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:541-52. 2008
    ..As waiting times for a deceased donor kidney increase, these older candidates are disadvantaged by rapidly deteriorating health, often resulting in death or removal from the wait list before transplantation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Asynchronous, out-of-sequence, transcontinental chain kidney transplantation: a novel concept
    F K Butt
    Department of Surgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:2180-5. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation summit: current state and future directions
    M K Nadim
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:2901-8. 2012
    ..Modifications to the current guidelines for SLK and a research agenda were proposed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Chain transplantation: initial experience of a large multicenter program
    M L Melcher
    Department of Surgery, Stanford University, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 12:2429-36. 2012
    ..The mean 1-year creatinine of the first 100 transplants from this series was 1.3 mg/dL. Chain transplantation enables many recipients with immunologically incompatible donors to be transplanted with high quality grafts...
  21. pmc Transplant tourism in the United States: a single-center experience
    Jagbir Gill
    Division of Nephrology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 3:1820-8. 2008
    ..This study describes the characteristics and outcomes of 33 kidney transplant recipients who traveled abroad for transplant and returned to University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for follow-up...
  22. ncbi request reprint Obesity and outcome following renal transplantation
    J L Gore
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:357-63. 2006
    ..001). Donor BMI did not affect overall graft survival (p > or = 0.07). Recipient obesity is associated with an increased risk of DGF and decreased graft survival following renal transplantation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the outpatient surveillance of renal transplant recipients. American Society of Transplantation
    B L Kasiske
    Division of Nephrology, Hennepin County Medical Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55415, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 11:S1-86. 2000
    ..It is hoped that these guidelines will provide a framework for additional discussion and research that will improve the care of renal transplant recipients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cyclosporine microemulsion- and mycophenolate mofetil-related lymphoid aggregates are not associated with acute rejection
    C C Nast
    Department of Pathology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048, USA
    Transplantation 72:251-6. 2001
    ..These lymphocytes may play a role in long-term allograft acceptance...
  25. ncbi request reprint The medical evaluation of living kidney donors: a survey of US transplant centers
    D A Mandelbrot
    Department of Medicine, The Transplant Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 7:2333-43. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the need for more data on long-term outcomes in various types of donors with potential morbidities related to donation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of dual adult kidney transplants in the United States: an analysis of the OPTN/UNOS database
    Jagbir Gill
    David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 85:62-8. 2008
    ..There are limited data comparing outcomes of DKT to single kidney ECD transplants, making it unclear where DKT fits in the current allocation scheme. Our purpose was to compare outcomes of DKT and ECD transplants in the United States...
  27. ncbi request reprint Is there a reversal of reverse epidemiology in renal transplant recipients?
    Disaya Chavalitdhamrong
    Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Semin Dial 20:544-8. 2007
    ..Because definitive evidence on optimal intervention is lacking, population-specific clinical trials are needed to define optimum targets for treatment of these risk factors in maintenance dialysis patients and RTR separately...
  28. ncbi request reprint Inhibitors of ADAMTS13: a potential factor in the cause of thrombotic microangiopathy in a renal allograft recipient
    Phuong Thu T Pham
    Division of Nephrology, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Department of Medicine, UCLA Medical Center, University of California at Los Angeles, 7 155 Factor Building, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 74:1077-80. 2002
    ..A similar mechanism occurring in patients who develop TMA after renal transplantation has not been described...
  29. doi request reprint ABO blood type-incompatible kidney transplantation and access to organs
    Gerald S Lipshutz
    Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7054, USA
    Arch Surg 146:453-8. 2011
    ..To determine whether ABO-incompatible (ABOi) kidney transplantation can be performed safely and result in acceptable posttransplantation outcomes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular disease posttransplant
    Phuong Thu T Pham
    Division of Nephrology, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Semin Nephrol 27:430-44. 2007
    ..We provide an overview of the literature on conventional and unconventional cardiovascular disease risk factors after renal transplantation, and discuss an approach to their medical management...
  31. ncbi request reprint Kidney allograft and patient survival in type I diabetic recipients of cadaveric kidney alone versus simultaneous pancreas kidney transplants: a multivariate analysis of the UNOS database
    Suphamai Bunnapradist
    Kidney Pancreas Transplant Program, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 14:208-13. 2003
    ..This observation was explained by favorable donor and recipient factors in the SPK group. After controlling for these factors, SPK provided no protective or detrimental effect on short-term renal allograft or patient survival...
  32. ncbi request reprint Sirolimus-associated pulmonary toxicity
    Phuong Thu T Pham
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Nephrology Division, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 77:1215-20. 2004
    ..Pulmonary toxicity has recently been recognized as a potentially serious complication associated with sirolimus therapy. We further detail this condition on the basis of our own cases and those reported in the literature...
  33. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive diagnosis of cellular and antibody-mediated rejection by perforin and granzyme B in renal allografts
    Jeffrey L Veale
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Hum Immunol 67:777-86. 2006
    ..This study suggests that perforin and granzyme-B gene expressions in peripheral blood are accurate in detecting both cellular and antibody-mediated rejection...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors and risk factors for recurrent scleroderma renal crisis in the kidney allograft: case report and review of the literature
    Phuong Thu T Pham
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Nephrology Division, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:2565-9. 2005
    ..Recurrent SRC in the allograft may be heralded by multiple clinical markers known to be predictive of severe scleroderma, including progression of diffuse skin thickening, new-onset anemia and cardiac complications...
  35. doi request reprint The use of executed prisoners as a source of organ transplants in China must stop
    G M Danovitch
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 11:426-8. 2011
    ..The relative advantages and drawbacks of these strategies are discussed together with some practical suggestions for response available to individuals and the transplant community...
  36. ncbi request reprint Long-term analysis of combined liver and kidney transplantation at a single center
    Richard Ruiz
    Department of Surgery, Dumont UCLA Transplant Center, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Arch Surg 141:735-41; discussion 741-2. 2006
    ..To analyze use of combined liver and kidney transplantation (CLKT) for patients with chronic primary diseases of both organs and for patients with hepatorenal syndrome...
  37. ncbi request reprint Monotherapy with the anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody rituximab in a kidney transplant recipient with posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease
    P T T Pham
    Division of Nephrology, Kidney, and Pancreas Transplantation, Department of Medicine, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Transplant Proc 34:1178-81. 2002
  38. ncbi request reprint Development of posttransplant antidonor HLA antibodies is associated with acute humoral rejection and early graft dysfunction
    Qiuheng Zhang
    UCLA Immunogenetics Center, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Transplantation 79:591-8. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether the production of posttransplant antibodies directed against donor HLA mismatches (donor specific antibody; DSA) is associated with renal allograft rejection and early graft dysfunction...
  39. ncbi request reprint Prevention of post-transplant cardiovascular disease--report and recommendations of an ad hoc group
    Andrew D Bostom
    Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, MMC 328 Mayo, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:491-500. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint The doctor-patient relationship in living donor kidney transplantation
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 16:503-5. 2007
    ..Careful assessment of risk and donor education is at the core of donor evaluation and the decision to progress with donation requires refined clinical judgment by the medical team and critical thinking by the donor...
  41. ncbi request reprint Waiting time or wasted time? The case for using time on dialysis to determine waiting time in the allocation of cadaveric kidneys
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Am J Transplant 2:891-3. 2002
  42. ncbi request reprint Allocating deceased donor kidneys: maximizing years of life
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:180-2. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint The nondirected live-kidney donor: ethical considerations and practice guidelines: A National Conference Report
    Patricia L Adams
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, USA
    Transplantation 74:582-9. 2002
    ..Other ethical issues such as the use of prisoners as an NDD, compensation for the NDD, media involvement, and communication between the NDD and recipient are discussed...
  44. ncbi request reprint Guidelines on the firing-line
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Am J Transplant 3:514-5. 2003
  45. ncbi request reprint The report of a national conference on the wait list for kidney transplantation
    Robert S Gaston
    Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:775-85. 2003
    ..Each work group outlined problems and potential remedies within each area. This report summarized the issues and recommendations regarding the waiting list for kidney transplantation addressed in the Philadelphia meeting...
  46. ncbi request reprint From Helsinki to Istanbul: what can the transplant community learn from experience in clinical research?
    Gabriel M Danovitch
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:1089-92. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Regulated market for organs is unattainable
    Francis L Delmonico
    Minn Med 91:6. 2008
  48. ncbi request reprint Differences in patient and transplant professional perceptions of immunosuppression-induced cosmetic side effects
    Thomas G Peters
    Shands Jacksonville Transplant Center, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Transplantation 78:537-43. 2004
    ..A two-part study was initiated to compare kidney transplant patient and transplant professional perceptions regarding immunosuppression-related physical changes and their impact on transplant recipients...