R W Steiner

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Steroid-free chronic immunosuppression in renal transplantation
    Robert W Steiner
    Center for Transplantation, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8409, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:567-73. 2012
  2. pmc Steroids in kidney transplant patients
    Robert W Steiner
    UC San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8409, USA
    Semin Immunopathol 33:157-67. 2011
  3. doi request reprint 'Normal for now' or 'at future risk': a double standard for selecting young and older living kidney donors
    R W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:737-41. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethical selection of living kidney donors
    R W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, Transplant Nephrology, University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 36:677-86. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk appreciation for living kidney donors: another new subspecialty?
    Robert W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:694-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Proteinuria in "normal" cadaver kidney donors
    Robert Steiner
    Lifesharing Community Organ and Tissue Donation, San Diego, CA, USA
    Transplantation 74:1788-803. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A technique for presenting risk and outcome data to potential living renal transplant donors
    R W Steiner
    Transplant Nephrology, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 92103 8781, USA
    Transplantation 71:1056-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Consequences of selling a kidney in India
    Robert W Steiner
    JAMA 289:698-9; author reply 699-700. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Conversion from cyclosporine to tacrolimus in patients at risk for chronic renal allograft failure: 60-month results of the CRAF Study
    Fuad S Shihab
    Research and Development, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Transplantation 85:1261-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint In defense of steroids
    Robert W Steiner
    Am J Transplant 5:2334-5. 2005

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Steroid-free chronic immunosuppression in renal transplantation
    Robert W Steiner
    Center for Transplantation, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8409, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 21:567-73. 2012
    ..Over the past two decades, steroid-free immunosuppression has become more widespread, but improvements in long-term kidney transplant survival have been modest, mandating scrutiny of our chronic regimens...
  2. pmc Steroids in kidney transplant patients
    Robert W Steiner
    UC San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8409, USA
    Semin Immunopathol 33:157-67. 2011
    ..Steroids have immunosuppressive effects even in doses that are low by historic standards, and side effects may not justify their abandonment...
  3. doi request reprint 'Normal for now' or 'at future risk': a double standard for selecting young and older living kidney donors
    R W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 10:737-41. 2010
    ..Transplant centers use a 'normal for now' standard for accepting young donors, in place of the long-term risk estimates that must guide selection of all donors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethical selection of living kidney donors
    R W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, Transplant Nephrology, University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 36:677-86. 2000
    ..Donors should not be rejected except for the general reasons we identify, and when these reasons do not seem to apply, the decision to deny transplantation should be reconsidered...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk appreciation for living kidney donors: another new subspecialty?
    Robert W Steiner
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:694-7. 2004
    ..This population provides a paradigm opportunity for quantitative risk estimation and counseling...
  6. ncbi request reprint Proteinuria in "normal" cadaver kidney donors
    Robert Steiner
    Lifesharing Community Organ and Tissue Donation, San Diego, CA, USA
    Transplantation 74:1788-803. 2002
    ..More information is needed about cadaver organ donor pathophysiology...
  7. ncbi request reprint A technique for presenting risk and outcome data to potential living renal transplant donors
    R W Steiner
    Transplant Nephrology, University of California San Diego Medical Center, 92103 8781, USA
    Transplantation 71:1056-7. 2001
    ..Counseling techniques vary markedly among centers and can include overly qualitative or unintentional but covertly prescriptive presentation of risk and benefit...
  8. ncbi request reprint Consequences of selling a kidney in India
    Robert W Steiner
    JAMA 289:698-9; author reply 699-700. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Conversion from cyclosporine to tacrolimus in patients at risk for chronic renal allograft failure: 60-month results of the CRAF Study
    Fuad S Shihab
    Research and Development, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Transplantation 85:1261-9. 2008
    ..This study compared the long-term effects of switching from cyclosporine to tacrolimus on the incidence, progression, and severity of chronic renal allograft failure in patients with elevated serum creatinine levels...
  10. ncbi request reprint In defense of steroids
    Robert W Steiner
    Am J Transplant 5:2334-5. 2005