R M Kotloff

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of short-term functional outcomes following unilateral and bilateral lung volume reduction surgery
    R M Kotloff
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Chest 113:890-5. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary complications of solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Robert M Kotloff
    Section of Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 838 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19027, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:22-48. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical complications of lung transplantation
    R M Kotloff
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Eur Respir J 23:334-42. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Apical perfusion fraction as a predictor of short-term functional outcome following bilateral lung volume reduction surgery
    R M Kotloff
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 120:1609-15. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Bilateral versus single lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: intermediate-term results
    A Pochettino
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Pulmonary, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:1813-8; discussion 1818-9. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Bronchogenic carcinoma complicating lung transplantation
    S M Arcasoy
    Division of the Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 20:1044-53. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients with sarcoidosis listed for lung transplantation
    S M Arcasoy
    Divisions of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Chest 120:873-80. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduction in immunosuppression as initial therapy for posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder: analysis of prognostic variables and long-term follow-up of 42 adult patients
    D E Tsai
    Hematologic Malignancies Program, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Transplantation 71:1076-88. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for early primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation: a registry study
    Catherine L Kuntz
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:819-30. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of clinical risk factors with functional status following lung transplantation
    J S Sager
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:2191-201. 2006

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of short-term functional outcomes following unilateral and bilateral lung volume reduction surgery
    R M Kotloff
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Chest 113:890-5. 1998
    ..To compare short-term functional outcomes following unilateral and bilateral lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) performed in patients with advanced emphysema...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary complications of solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Robert M Kotloff
    Section of Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 838 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19027, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 170:22-48. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical complications of lung transplantation
    R M Kotloff
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Eur Respir J 23:334-42. 2004
    ..Familiarity with, and vigilance for, these problems should facilitate earlier recognition, more expeditious intervention and more favourable outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Apical perfusion fraction as a predictor of short-term functional outcome following bilateral lung volume reduction surgery
    R M Kotloff
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 120:1609-15. 2001
    ..To examine whether relative hypoperfusion to the apical one third of the lungs as determined by lung scintigraphy predicts a favorable functional outcome following bilateral lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bilateral versus single lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: intermediate-term results
    A Pochettino
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Pulmonary, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 70:1813-8; discussion 1818-9. 2000
    ..There is controversy regarding the transplant procedure of choice in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. We reviewed our intermediate-term outcomes with single lung transplantation (SLT) versus bilateral lung transplantation (BLT)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bronchogenic carcinoma complicating lung transplantation
    S M Arcasoy
    Division of the Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 20:1044-53. 2001
    ..Although a variety of malignancies have been reported in lung transplant recipients, a paucity of information exists regarding the incidence and clinical course of bronchogenic carcinoma in this patient population...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and outcomes of patients with sarcoidosis listed for lung transplantation
    S M Arcasoy
    Divisions of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Chest 120:873-80. 2001
    ..To characterize the course of patients with advanced sarcoidosis who have been listed for lung transplantation and to identify prognostic factors for death while they are on the waiting list...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reduction in immunosuppression as initial therapy for posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder: analysis of prognostic variables and long-term follow-up of 42 adult patients
    D E Tsai
    Hematologic Malignancies Program, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Transplantation 71:1076-88. 2001
    ..With the increased use of organ transplantation and intensive immunosuppression, this disease is becoming more common. We explore reduction in immunosuppression as an initial therapy for PTLD...
  9. doi request reprint Risk factors for early primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation: a registry study
    Catherine L Kuntz
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Transplant 23:819-30. 2009
    ..We sought to identify risk factors for PGD using the United Network for Organ Sharing/International Society for Heart and Lung Transplant (UNOS/ISHLT) Registry...
  10. ncbi request reprint Association of clinical risk factors with functional status following lung transplantation
    J S Sager
    Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:2191-201. 2006
    ..51). These findings may have implications in patient counseling, selection, procedure choice, and may lead to interventions aimed at improving the functional outcomes of lung transplantation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Utility of high resolution computed tomography in predicting bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome following lung transplantation: preliminary findings
    W T Miller
    Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 16:76-80. 2001
    ..No high resolution CT features accurately predicted the development of BOS...
  12. doi request reprint Does lung transplantation confer a survival benefit?
    Robert M Kotloff
    Section of Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 14:499-503. 2009
    ..This article reviews the current literature addressing the question of whether transplantation is truly a life-extending procedure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association between elevated whole blood Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-encoded RNA EBV polymerase chain reaction and reduced incidence of acute lung allograft rejection
    Vivek N Ahya
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:839-44. 2007
    ..We investigated the hypothesis that detection of latent Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) in peripheral blood may be a functional marker for the net effects of administered immunosuppression...
  14. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of prior streptococcus pneumoniae vaccination among potential lung transplant candidates
    Leanne B Gasink
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, 502 Johnson Pavillion, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 130:218-21. 2006
    ..Appropriate vaccination status in the pre-solid organ transplant period is critically important...
  15. ncbi request reprint Noninfectious pulmonary complications of liver, heart, and kidney transplantation
    Robert M Kotloff
    Section of Advanced Lung Disease and Lung Transplantation, Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Chest Med 26:623-9, vii. 2005
    ..This article focuses on noninfectious pulmonary complications in the three largest recipient populations: liver, kidney, and heart...
  16. pmc Plasma levels of receptor for advanced glycation end products, blood transfusion, and risk of primary graft dysfunction
    Jason D Christie
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 180:1010-5. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patients with primary graft dysfunction (PGD) after lung transplantation would have higher RAGE levels in plasma than patients without PGD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Serum protein electrophoresis abnormalities in adult solid organ transplant patients with post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Donald E Tsai
    Hematologic Malignancies Program, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Transplant 19:644-52. 2005
    ..68 wk, p = 0.003). Persistence of MG after complete response of the PTLD did not predict relapse. There is a high incidence of MG and gammaglobulin abnormalities in patients with PTLD...
  18. ncbi request reprint Renal and vestibular toxicity due to inhaled tobramycin in a lung transplant recipient
    Vivek N Ahya
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 24:932-5. 2005
    ..We review the literature regarding the safety of inhaled tobramycin and discuss potential mechanisms that may promote systemic toxicity in transplant recipients...
  19. pmc The effect of primary graft dysfunction on survival after lung transplantation
    Jason D Christie
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 423 Guardian Drive, 719 Blockley Hall, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:1312-6. 2005
    ..Primary graft dysfunction is a severe acute lung injury syndrome after lung transplantation. Long-term outcomes of subjects with primary graft dysfunction have not been studied...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of primary graft failure on outcomes following lung transplantation
    Jason D Christie
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Chest 127:161-5. 2005
    ..Primary graft failure (PGF) is a severe acute lung injury syndrome that occurs following lung transplantation. We compared the clinical outcomes of patients who developed PGF with those who did not...
  21. ncbi request reprint CD3 monitoring of antithymocyte globulin therapy in thoracic organ transplantation
    Alyssa M Krasinskas
    Department of Pathology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Transplantation 73:1339-41. 2002
    ..This study evaluates the utility of monitoring peripheral CD3 lymphocytes to rationally adjust antithymocyte globulin therapy in this patient population...
  22. doi request reprint Recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax in a patient with Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome
    Jarrod D Predina
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 39:404-6. 2011
    ..This case is of particular interest to the cardiothoracic surgery community as the patient described as well as several of his family members were managed by multiple thoracic surgeons, who did not appreciate the diagnosis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Use of EBV PCR for the diagnosis and monitoring of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in adult solid organ transplant patients
    Donald E Tsai
    Hematologic Malignancies Program, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Am J Transplant 2:946-54. 2002
    ..We conclude that peripheral blood EBV PCR may have a role in the diagnosis and monitoring of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in adult solid organ transplant patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical risk factors for primary graft failure following lung transplantation
    Jason D Christie
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelhia, 19104, USA
    Chest 124:1232-41. 2003
    ..s: Primary graft failure (PGF) is a devastating acute lung injury syndrome following lung transplantation. We sought to identify donor, recipient, and operative risk factors for its development...
  25. ncbi request reprint Emergent lung retransplantation after discovery of two primary malignancies in the donor
    D Kreisel
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Transplantation 71:1859-62. 2001
    ..After 24 months, the patient is without evidence of malignancy. This case illustrates the role of immediate retransplantation for patients who have inadvertently received thoracic organs from donors harboring occult malignancies...
  26. pmc Risk factors for death of patients with cystic fibrosis awaiting lung transplantation
    Richard A Belkin
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:659-66. 2006
    ..The optimal timing for listing of cystic fibrosis patients for lung transplantation is controversial...
  27. doi request reprint Lung transplant outcomes in white and African American recipients: special focus on acute and chronic rejection
    Rajiv Lingaraju
    Division of Pulmonary Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:8-13. 2009
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Effects of lung allocation score on waiting list rankings and transplant procedures
    Rajiv Lingaraju
    Division of Pulmonary Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 25:1167-70. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Association between pulmonary fibrosis and coronary artery disease
    Jorge R Kizer
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:551-6. 2004
    ..Moreover, fibrotic lung diseases exhibit systemic effects and have the potential to affect the vasculature beyond the lung. The existence of a relationship between the two, however, has not been studied...
  30. doi request reprint Lung transplantation for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: special considerations
    Joshua Diamond
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Semin Respir Crit Care Med 31:115-22. 2010
    ..Those undergoing SLT are uniquely at risk for complications related to the remaining native lung-bronchogenic carcinoma and progressive hyperinflation-which are fortunately rare...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cardiopulmonary bypass for bilateral sequential lung transplantation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease without adverse effect on lung function or clinical outcome
    Wilson Y Szeto
    Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 124:241-9. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint An overview of solid organ transplantation
    Roy D Bloom
    Renal, Electrolyte, and Hypertension Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Chest Med 26:529-43, v. 2005
    ..This article offers an overview of the various solid organ transplant procedures to provide a context within which subsequent articles on pulmonary complications can be viewed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Pro/Con debate: lung allocation should be based on medical urgency and transplant survival and not on waiting time
    Thomas M Egan
    University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 838 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19027, USA
    Chest 128:407-15. 2005
  34. doi request reprint Central airways obstruction due to Aspergillus fumigatus after lung transplantation
    Elizabeth Cerceo
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:515-9. 2009
    ..All 3 patients presented with atypical features of Aspergillus infection, but all responded to treatments with either steroids, anti-fungals or both...
  35. doi request reprint Severe venous and lymphatic obstruction after single-chamber pacemaker implantation in a patient with chest radiation therapy
    Joshua M Diamond
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 33:520-4. 2010
    ..pace 2010; 520-524)...
  36. doi request reprint Selection of candidates for lung transplantation
    Maryl Kreider
    Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 6:20-7. 2009
    ..It will highlight current guidelines put forth by the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation and will explore the published data upon which these guidelines are based...
  37. ncbi request reprint Echocardiographic assessment of pulmonary hypertension in patients with advanced lung disease
    Selim M Arcasoy
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 167:735-40. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Lung retransplantation: all for one or one for all?
    Robert M Kotloff
    Chest 123:1781-2. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Update in transplantation 2005
    Marc Estenne
    Chest Service, Erasme University Hospital, 808 Route de Lennik, B 1070 Brussels, Belgium
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:593-8. 2006