Lorriana E Leard
Affiliation: University of California
- Fatal diffuse alveolar damage in two lung transplant patients treated with cetuximabLorriana E Leard
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0111, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 26:1340-4. 2007..Both patients died shortly after initiation of cetuximab due to diffuse alveolar damage, suggesting that EGFR inhibitors should be used with extreme caution in lung transplant recipients...
- Lung transplantation in patients with connective tissue disorders and esophageal dysmotilityWarren J Gasper
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0790, USA
Dis Esophagus 21:650-5. 2008..In conclusion, esophageal dysmotility and reflux are common in CTD patients referred for lung transplant. For this group, laparoscopic fundoplication is safe in experienced hands...
- Use of sublingual tacrolimus in lung transplant recipientsKatherine D Watkins
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0622, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 31:127-32. 2012..We aimed to identify a dose conversion ratio between oral and sublingual tacrolimus in LTRs...
- Rhinovirus and other respiratory viruses exert different effects on lung allograft function that are not mediated through acute rejectionDavid M Sayah
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Clin Transplant 27:E64-71. 2013..Community acquired respiratory virus (CARV) infections in lung transplant recipients (LTR) have been associated with adverse outcomes, including acute rejection (AR) and decline in allograft function, in some but not in all studies...
- An analysis of potential risk factors for early complications from fiberoptic bronchoscopy in lung transplant recipientsLeah Smith
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0903, USA
Transpl Int 25:172-8. 2012..30). The involvement of trainees, pre-transplant diagnosis, and transplant type do not significantly impact the rate of bronchoscopic complications in lung transplant recipients...
- Rapidly progressive pulmonary venoocclusive disease in young women taking oral contraceptivesAnatoly Urisman
Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0102, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 31:1031-6. 2012..The temporal sequence in these 2 patients suggests the thrombogenic action of OCs may contribute to the development of PVOD, with or without underlying connective tissue disease...
- Gastroesophageal reflux in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis referred for lung transplantationMatthew P Sweet
University of California San Francisco, Department of Surgery, San Francisco, Calif, USA
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:1078-84. 2007..The aims of this study were to determine in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (1) the prevalence of reflux symptoms, (2) the esophageal manometric profile, and (3) the prevalence of proximal and distal esophageal reflux...
- Supratherapeutic anticoagulation from low-molecular-weight heparin in lung transplant recipientsJonathan P Singer
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
J Heart Lung Transplant 29:1009-13. 2010..Having identified a high incidence of supratherapeutic anti-factor Xa levels in lung transplant recipients, we aimed to elucidate the relationship between enoxaparin dose and anti-factor Xa level in this patient population...