John Paul Roberts
Affiliation: University of California
- Prolonged cold ischemia time obviates the benefits of 0 HLA mismatches in renal transplantationC M Lee
Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Box 0780, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnasus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 0780, USA
Arch Surg 135:1016-9; discussion 1019-20. 2000..Recipients of 0 HLA mismatch kidneys with prolonged cold ischemia times of longer than 36 hours do not have superior outcomes compared with recipients of kidneys with 1 or more mismatches...
- The use of a micro-bubble contrast agent to allow visualization of the biliary treeJohn P Roberts
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0780, USA
Clin Transplant 20:740-2. 2006..The use of micro-bubble contrast agents in the biliary tree may allow for real-time imaging of the bile duct and could be helpful in living donor liver transplantation...
- Geographic differences in event rates by model for end-stage liver disease scoreJ P Roberts
UCSF, San Francisco, California, USA
Am J Transplant 6:2470-5. 2006..The variation decrease was due to increasing the MELD score at time of transplantation in the DSAs with the lowest MELD scores at transplant...
- Tumor surveillance-what can and should be done? Screening for recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantationJohn P Roberts
Division of Transplant, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0780, USA
Liver Transpl . 2005..I could not find a single article that examined protocols for screening for recurrence after transplantation. What follows is my interpretation of the effectiveness of screening after transplantation for HCC...
- Influence of graft type on outcomes after pediatric liver transplantationJohn P Roberts
Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Am J Transplant 4:373-7. 2004..Living donor is the preferred donor source in the most common pediatric age group (< 2 years) undergoing liver transplantation...
- Effect of changing the priority for HLA matching on the rates and outcomes of kidney transplantation in minority groupsJohn P Roberts
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0780, USA
N Engl J Med 350:545-51. 2004..We hypothesized that changing this allocation policy would affect graft survival and the racial balance among transplant recipients...
- Role of adult living liver donation in patients with hepatocellular cancerJohn Paul Roberts
Liver Transplant Program, Department of Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Liver Transpl 9:S60-3. 2003
- Cost of organ procurement and transplantation network data collection for a large transplant centerJohn P Roberts
UCSF, Surgery, San Francisco, CA, USA
Am J Transplant 3:1316-7. 2003..27. Collection of data on transplant candidates and recipients is expensive and the cost of data collection should be understood before the institution of new data collection requirements for the transplant centers...
- Impact of the donor body mass index on the survival of pediatric liver transplant recipients and post-transplant obesityEmily Rothbaum Perito
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Liver Transpl 18:930-9. 2012..Posttransplant obesity was not associated with the dBMI in this analysis. Further research is needed to clarify the impact of donor obesity on pediatric liver transplant recipients...
- An examination of liver offers to candidates on the liver transplant wait-listJennifer Cindy Lai
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Gastroenterology 143:1261-5. 2012..We aimed to characterize offers of organs to candidates awaiting liver transplantation (LT)...
- Center competition and outcomes following liver transplantationJeffrey B Halldorson
Transplantation Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Liver Transpl 19:96-104. 2013..These findings suggest both positive and negative effects of competition among health care providers...
- Impact of outcomes monitoring on innovation and risk in liver transplantationJohn Paul Roberts
Division of Transplantation, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Liver Transpl 18:S59-63. 2012..Active consideration is being given to the exclusion of patients in innovative protocols from center-specific outcomes...
- Overweight and obesity in pediatric liver transplant recipients: prevalence and predictors before and after transplant, United Network for Organ Sharing Data, 1987-2010Emily Rothbaum Perito
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Pediatr Transplant 16:41-9. 2012..Weight status at transplant is the strongest predictor of post-transplant overweight/obesity. To optimize long-term outcomes in pediatric liver transplant recipients, monitoring for obesity and its comorbidities is important...