C Troppmann

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Increased transplantation of kidneys with multiple renal arteries in the laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy era: surgical technique and surgical and nonsurgical donor and recipient outcomes
    C Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, HSF 2021, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 136:897-907. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint The unrecognized posterior gastric artery: a potential cause of surgical complications in pancreas transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Clin Transplant 18:214-8. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Similar long-term outcomes for laparoscopic versus open live-donor nephrectomy kidney grafts: an OPTN database analysis of 5532 adult recipients
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transplantation 85:916-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Complications after pancreas transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:112-8. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic (vs open) live donor nephrectomy: a UNOS database analysis of early graft function and survival
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:1295-301. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Higher surgical wound complication rates with sirolimus immunosuppression after kidney transplantation: a matched-pair pilot study
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Transplantation 76:426-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint The transition from laparoscopic to retroperitoneoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a matched pair pilot study
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Transplantation 89:858-63. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a risk factor for delayed function and rejection in pediatric kidney recipients? A UNOS analysis
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:175-82. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Early and late recipient graft function and donor outcome after laparoscopic vs open adult live donor nephrectomy for pediatric renal transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 137:908-15; discussion 915-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of portal venous pancreas graft drainage on kidney graft outcome in simultaneous pancreas-kidney recipients reported to UNOS
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:544-53. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Increased transplantation of kidneys with multiple renal arteries in the laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy era: surgical technique and surgical and nonsurgical donor and recipient outcomes
    C Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, 2315 Stockton Blvd, HSF 2021, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 136:897-907. 2001
    ..For anatomical and technical reasons, many transplant centers restrict laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy (in contrast with open live donor nephrectomy) to left kidneys...
  2. ncbi request reprint The unrecognized posterior gastric artery: a potential cause of surgical complications in pancreas transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Clin Transplant 18:214-8. 2004
    ..The posterior gastric artery that was overlooked by a surgical procurement team during donor pancreatectomy led to distortion of the peripancreatic vascular anatomy and set the stage for a splenic artery injury...
  3. doi request reprint Similar long-term outcomes for laparoscopic versus open live-donor nephrectomy kidney grafts: an OPTN database analysis of 5532 adult recipients
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transplantation 85:916-9. 2008
    ..Future studies must investigate whether these findings apply also to pediatric LD-Ktx recipients...
  4. doi request reprint Complications after pancreas transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 15:112-8. 2010
    ..After more than three decades of progress, surgical-technical pancreas graft failure rates have decreased to approximately 8%. The most recent developments in this area are systematically reviewed in this article...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic (vs open) live donor nephrectomy: a UNOS database analysis of early graft function and survival
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 3:1295-301. 2003
    ..Further prospective studies with longer follow up are necessary to assess the potential impact of the laparoscopic procurement mode on early graft function and long-term outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Higher surgical wound complication rates with sirolimus immunosuppression after kidney transplantation: a matched-pair pilot study
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Transplantation 76:426-9. 2003
    ..Peritransplant immunosuppression with sirolimus and steroids warrants careful consideration, particularly in recipients with surgical complication risk factors...
  7. doi request reprint The transition from laparoscopic to retroperitoneoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a matched pair pilot study
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Transplantation 89:858-63. 2010
    ..RetroNeph, however, is infrequently performed and has not been systematically and directly compared with LapNeph in nonselected donors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: a risk factor for delayed function and rejection in pediatric kidney recipients? A UNOS analysis
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:175-82. 2005
    ..Future investigations must confirm these findings and identify strategies to optimize procurement and pediatric recipient outcome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early and late recipient graft function and donor outcome after laparoscopic vs open adult live donor nephrectomy for pediatric renal transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 137:908-15; discussion 915-6. 2002
    ..Laparoscopically procured live donor kidney grafts are increasingly transplanted into pediatric recipients. The safety and efficacy of this changed surgical practice are unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint Impact of portal venous pancreas graft drainage on kidney graft outcome in simultaneous pancreas-kidney recipients reported to UNOS
    Christoph Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:544-53. 2004
    ..Our data suggests that the efficacy of current immunosuppressive protocols and increasing center experience are clinically much more relevant than any potential immunologic advantage of portal venous drainage in SPK recipients...
  11. doi request reprint The effect of sirolimus on prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels in male renal transplant recipients without prostate cancer
    K Chamie
    Department of Urology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Transplant 8:2668-73. 2008
    ..Future studies must investigate the clinical implications of our findings for the use of PSA for prostate cancer screening in male kidney recipients on sirolimus...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of pretransplant inflammatory markers in renal allograft survival and rejection in children
    L Butani
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:679-81. 2005
    ..The pathogenesis of AR may be different in children with a lesser contribution of alloantigen-independent factors such as chronic infections...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantification of in vivo autofluorescence dynamics during renal ischemia and reperfusion under 355 nm excitation
    Rajesh N Raman
    University of California, Davis, Center for Biophotonics, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Opt Express 16:4930-44. 2008
    ..Time constants were extracted from fits to the experimental data and their average values were found to increase with injury time...
  14. doi request reprint Women surgeons in the new millennium
    Kathrin M Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, UC Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 144:635-42. 2009
    ..Women are increasingly entering the surgical profession...
  15. doi request reprint Pretransplant free fatty acids (FFA) and allograft survival in renal transplantation
    Aaron C Baker
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Surg Res 164:182-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that elevated pretransplant free fatty acids (FFA) levels may be associated with prolonged survival of kidney transplants...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of pretransplant inflammation in pediatric renal allograft recipients
    Lavjay Butani
    Section of Pediatric Nephrology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transpl Int 18:949-53. 2005
    ..Unlike adults, a single pre-Tx determination of inflammatory markers was not predictive of AR or graft loss in children, indicating that the pathogenesis of AR may be different in children...
  17. ncbi request reprint A non-contact method and instrumentation to monitor renal ischemia and reperfusion with optical spectroscopy
    Rajesh N Raman
    University of California, Davis, Dept of Applied Science, One Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Opt Express 17:894-905. 2009
    ..Preliminary pre-clinical in vivo test of the probe system was carried out using the same rat model...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of upper arm arteriovenous fistulas for maintenance hemodialysis access
    Jason T Fitzgerald
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Arch Surg 139:201-8. 2004
    ..Our aim was to review our experience with 3 types of upper arm arteriovenous fistula (AVF) to ascertain whether they are reasonable alternatives to radiocephalic fistulas and which, if any, have superior performance...
  19. ncbi request reprint Pretransplantation soluble adhesion molecule expression predicts outcome after living donor renal transplantation
    Richard V Perez
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1113-9; discussion 1119-20. 2003
    ..Occult pretransplantation systemic inflammation will identify patients at risk for poor outcomes after renal transplantation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pretransplant recipient cytomegalovirus seropositivity and hemodialysis are associated with decreased renal allograft and patient survival
    Jason T Fitzgerald
    Department of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Transplantation 77:1405-11. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint A strategy for the simultaneous provision of pre-operative palliative care for patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Lorenzo Rossaro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2233 Stockton Boulevard, HSF 2nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transpl Int 17:473-5. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of renal ischemia by optical spectroscopy
    Jason T Fitzgerald
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Surg Res 122:21-8. 2004
    ..No reliable method currently exists for quantifying the degree of warm ischemia in kidney grafts before transplantation. We describe a method for evaluating pretransplant warm ischemia time using optical spectroscopic methods...
  23. doi request reprint Factors influencing rat survival in a warm renal ischemia model: time to adapt the protocols
    R N Raman
    Center for Biophotonics, University of California, Davis, Davis, California 95817, USA
    Transplant Proc 43:1511-4. 2011
    ..In this study, impact of rat strain on survival after prolonged warm renal ischemia in the setting of delivery-controlled inhalational anesthesia was evaluated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Spectroscopic imaging for detection of ischemic injury in rat kidneys by use of changes in intrinsic optical properties
    Andromachi P Michalopoulou
    University of California, Davis, USA
    Appl Opt 44:2024-32. 2005
    ..These two modalities provided different temporal behaviors, arguably arising from two different mechanisms providing direct correlation of intrinsic optical signatures to ischemic injury time...
  25. ncbi request reprint Real-time assessment of in vivo renal ischemia using laser autofluorescence imaging
    Jason T Fitzgerald
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Biomed Opt 10:44018. 2005
    ..Normalizing autofluorescence changes under 335 nm using the autofluorescence measured under 260-nm excitation may eliminate the need for a control kidney...
  26. doi request reprint Career and lifestyle satisfaction among surgeons: what really matters? The National Lifestyles in Surgery Today Survey
    Kathrin M Troppmann
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, 2221 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 209:160-9. 2009
    ..Unfortunately, many nonsurgeons perceive surgeons' lifestyle as undesirable. It is unknown, however, whether the surgeons-important opinion makers about their profession-are indeed dissatisfied...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of educational debt on career and quality of life among academic surgeons
    Melina R Kibbe
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 249:342-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess indebtedness among academic surgeons and its repercussions on personal finances, quality of life, and career choices...
  28. ncbi request reprint Upper arm arteriovenous fistula versus forearm looped arteriovenous graft for hemodialysis access: a comparative analysis
    Jason T Fitzgerald
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 19:843-50. 2005
    ..To maximize the benefits of UA-AVFs, however, early surgical referral is required...
  29. doi request reprint Decreasing disparity in liver transplantation among white and Asian patients with hepatocellular carcinoma : California, 1998-2005
    Anthony S Robbins
    California Cancer Registry, Public Health Institute, Sacramento, California, USA
    Cancer 113:2173-9. 2008
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  30. ncbi request reprint The presence of a local lung transplant center increases lung procurement rates
    John P McVicar
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transplantation 75:2128-30. 2003
    ..The availability of cadaveric organs is the major problem in transplantation today...
  31. doi request reprint Inferior vena cava leiomyosarcoma: is reconstruction necessary after resection?
    Rouzbeh Daylami
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:185-90. 2010
    ..Leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava represent a rare form of soft-tissue sarcomas. Management strategies necessarily vary because of limited experience. Questions about necessity of multimodality therapy and IVC reconstruction remain...
  32. ncbi request reprint Impact of laparoscopic nephrectomy on donor preoperative decision-making and postoperative quality of life and psychosocial outcomes
    Christoph Troppmann
    Pediatr Nephrol 21:1052-4; author reply 1055. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis associated with laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy and concomitant surgery: a note of caution
    Christoph Troppmann
    Am J Transplant 3:1457-8. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Early, rapidly progressive cholestatic hepatitis C reinfection and graft loss after adult living donor liver transplantation
    Christoph Troppmann
    Am J Transplant 3:239-40. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of pediatric en bloc kidneys when the proximal vascular cuff is too short: the aortorenal aortic lid
    Christoph Troppmann
    Transplantation 84:1064-5. 2007