William C Chapman

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Primary sclerosing cholangitis: role of liver transplantation
    William C Chapman
    Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:426-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma in a patient after liver transplantation: two-year follow-up
    Chanda K Ho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 South Kingshighway Boulevard, Box 8131, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1451-3. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Outcomes of neoadjuvant transarterial chemoembolization to downstage hepatocellular carcinoma before liver transplantation
    William C Chapman
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Ann Surg 248:617-25. 2008
  4. pmc Donor graft steatosis influences immunity to hepatitis C virus and allograft outcome after liver transplantation
    Vijay Subramanian
    Department of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 92:1259-68. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term outcomes after steatotic liver transplantation
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Surg 145:653-60. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Activation of nuclear factor kappa B and severe hepatic necrosis may mediate systemic inflammation in choline-deficient/ethionine-supplemented diet-induced pancreatitis
    Keith D Gray
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pancreas 33:260-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta is the primary initiator of pulmonary inflammation following liver injury in mice
    Sean C Glasgow
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 293:L491-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Pre-liver transplantation locoregional adjuvant therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma as a strategy to improve longterm survival
    Ankit Bharat
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S, Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:411-20. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes with split liver transplantation are equivalent to those with whole organ transplantation
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 217:102-12; discussion 113-4. 2013
  10. pmc Management of excluded bile ducts in paediatric orthotopic liver transplant recipients of technical variant allografts
    Kendra D Conzen
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:893-8. 2011

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Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Primary sclerosing cholangitis: role of liver transplantation
    William C Chapman
    Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:426-8. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma in a patient after liver transplantation: two-year follow-up
    Chanda K Ho
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 South Kingshighway Boulevard, Box 8131, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1451-3. 2007
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  3. doi request reprint Outcomes of neoadjuvant transarterial chemoembolization to downstage hepatocellular carcinoma before liver transplantation
    William C Chapman
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Ann Surg 248:617-25. 2008
    ....
  4. pmc Donor graft steatosis influences immunity to hepatitis C virus and allograft outcome after liver transplantation
    Vijay Subramanian
    Department of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 92:1259-68. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that allograft steatosis alters immune responses to HCV and self-antigens promoting allograft fibrosis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term outcomes after steatotic liver transplantation
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Surg 145:653-60. 2010
    ..To determine if the use of steatotic grafts adversely affects outcomes in liver transplantation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Activation of nuclear factor kappa B and severe hepatic necrosis may mediate systemic inflammation in choline-deficient/ethionine-supplemented diet-induced pancreatitis
    Keith D Gray
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Pancreas 33:260-7. 2006
    ..The study characterizes the timing and determines the involvement of selected cytokines and chemokines in the pathogenesis of hepatocellular injury associated with SAP...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta is the primary initiator of pulmonary inflammation following liver injury in mice
    Sean C Glasgow
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 293:L491-6. 2007
    ..This translated to reduced pulmonary neutrophil accumulation. Pretreatment with IL-1beta siRNA may represent a novel intervention for preventing liver-mediated pulmonary inflammation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pre-liver transplantation locoregional adjuvant therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma as a strategy to improve longterm survival
    Ankit Bharat
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S, Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:411-20. 2006
    ..In this study, we investigated the efficacy of LRT as a strategy to improve longterm survival after transplantation...
  9. doi request reprint Outcomes with split liver transplantation are equivalent to those with whole organ transplantation
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 217:102-12; discussion 113-4. 2013
    ..Split liver transplantation is an excellent option for expansion of the donor organ pool. However, reports of increased morbidity in split liver recipients may limit use of this technique...
  10. pmc Management of excluded bile ducts in paediatric orthotopic liver transplant recipients of technical variant allografts
    Kendra D Conzen
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:893-8. 2011
    ..An unusual and complex biliary complication which can lead to graft loss is inadvertent exclusion of a major segmental bile duct. We present four cases and describe an algorithm to correct these complications...
  11. doi request reprint Liver transplant for hepatitis C virus: effect of using older donor grafts on short- and medium-term survival
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Arch Surg 143:679-85; discussion 685. 2008
    ..In addition, recent studies suggest that the use of older donors in recipients with HCV is associated with significantly worsened short- and long-term survival...
  12. doi request reprint Elevated soluble CD30 characterizes patients with hepatitis C virus-induced liver allograft cirrhosis
    Ankit Bharat
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 84:1704-7. 2007
    ..Further, sCD30 may represent a novel marker for surveillance of hepatic cirrhosis in transplant recipients with chronic HCV infection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hepatic arterial chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of survival rates with different embolic agents
    Daniel B Brown
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University Medical Center, 510 South Kingshighway Boulevard, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1661-6. 2005
    ..The optimal embolic agent for transhepatic arterial chemoembolization (TACE) for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has not been identified. This study reports outcomes of TACE for HCC with Gelfoam powder and polyvinyl alcohol (PVA)...
  14. pmc Hepatitis C virus mediated changes in miRNA-449a modulates inflammatory biomarker YKL40 through components of the NOTCH signaling pathway
    Nayan J Sarma
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e50826. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Novel in vitro model for studying hepatic ischemia-reperfusion injury using liver cubes
    Bernard J DuBray
    Department of Surgery, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Surgery 152:247-53. 2012
    ..Efforts to ameliorate IR injury have been hindered in absence of adequate preclinical models. The goal of the present study was to develop a simple, efficient, and cost-effective means of studying hepatic IR injury...
  16. doi request reprint Chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma: patient status at presentation and outcome over 15 years at a single center
    Daniel B Brown
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:608-15. 2008
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  17. pmc Hepatitis C virus induced miR200c down modulates FAP-1, a negative regulator of Src signaling and promotes hepatic fibrosis
    Sabarinathan Ramachandran
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e70744. 2013
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  18. pmc Temporal association between increased virus-specific Th17 response and spontaneous recovery from recurrent hepatitis C in a liver transplant recipient
    Anil B Seetharam
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation 92:1364-70. 2011
    ..Here, we present detailed immunological analysis of an interferon naive OLT recipient receiving uninterrupted immunosuppression who cleared HCV spontaneously 2 years after transplantation...
  19. pmc Immune response to extracellular matrix collagen in chronic hepatitis C-induced liver fibrosis
    Brian B Borg
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Liver Transpl 17:814-23. 2011
    ..Our results demonstrate that in HCV-infected patients, the levels of Abs to ECM Col1, Col2, and Col5 positively correlate with liver fibrosis, which is associated with a predominantly T(h) 2 and T(h) 17 cytokine profile...
  20. ncbi request reprint Role of intra-islet endothelial cells in islet allo-immunity
    Ankit Bharat
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation 84:1316-23. 2007
    ..Therefore, we investigated whether accommodation of IECs would prevent hyperacute rejection of islets in sensitized recipients...
  21. doi request reprint Advanced donor age alone does not affect patient or graft survival after liver transplantation
    Christopher D Anderson
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:847-52. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that proper selection of donors older than age 60 would not disadvantage recipients in terms of patient and graft survival...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fluorodeoxyglucose PET imaging in the evaluation of gallbladder carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma
    Christopher D Anderson
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2675, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 8:90-7. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: expanding special priority to include stage III disease
    Jeremy Goodman
    Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Surg 140:459-64; discussion 464. 2005
    ..After liver transplantation, patients with stage III hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) experience survivals similar to those of patients with less advanced disease and of matched control subjects...
  24. pmc Hepatitis C virus-induced changes in microRNA 107 (miRNA-107) and miRNA-449a modulate CCL2 by targeting the interleukin-6 receptor complex in hepatitis
    Nayan J Sarma
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Virol 88:3733-43. 2014
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  25. ncbi request reprint Liver volume in the cirrhotic patient: does size matter?
    Michael T Hagan
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8124, St Louis, MO, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 59:886-91. 2014
    ..While it is established that cirrhosis results in a decrease in liver volume (LV), whether LV itself predicts patient survival is unknown. We hypothesize that estimated LV is an important prognostic indicator in patients with cirrhosis...
  26. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: resection versus transplantation
    TRUMAN M EARL
    Division of Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 33:282-92. 2013
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  27. pmc Ischemia-reperfusion injury in rat steatotic liver is dependent on NFκB P65 activation
    Sabarinathan Ramachandran
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transpl Immunol 26:201-6. 2012
    ..Activation of nuclear factor kappa-B (NFκB) following I/R injury plays a crucial role in activation of pro-inflammatory responses leading to injury...
  28. doi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: long-term results suggest excellent outcomes
    M B Majella Doyle
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:19-28; discussion 28-30. 2012
    ..Selected 5-year survival results after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) have been reported to be 70%. Our hypothesis was that liver transplantation is effective for long-term cancer control for HCC...
  29. pmc Utilization of hepatitis B core antibody-positive donor liver grafts
    Malcolm P MacConmara
    Section of Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 14:42-8. 2012
    ..The inclusion of hepatitis B core antibody-positive (HBcAb+) liver donors is a strategy utilized to increase organ availability. This study examined HBcAb+ transplantation practices to identify specific factors influencing outcomes...
  30. pmc Once weekly fluconazole for antifungal prophylaxis post-liver transplantation
    Raelene E Trudeau
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 15:541-7. 2013
    ..In this retrospective study, the outcomes of a protocol using once weekly fluconazole for 3 months after OLT in low- and high-risk patients were reviewed...
  31. pmc The role of molecular chaperonins in warm ischemia and reperfusion injury in the steatotic liver: a proteomic study
    Venkataswarup Tiriveedhi
    Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    BMC Biochem 13:17. 2012
    ..01) between the two cohorts were selected and analyzed with HPLC/MS. Proteins were identified by Uniprot database. Interactive protein networks were generated using Ingenuity Pathway Analysis and GRANITE software...
  32. pmc Novel three-dimensional imaging technique improves the accuracy of hepatic volumetric assessment
    Bernard J DuBray
    Department of Surgery, Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO 63110, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 13:670-4. 2011
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  33. pmc Endoplasmic reticulum stress is a mediator of posttransplant injury in severely steatotic liver allografts
    Christopher D Anderson
    Departments of Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Liver Transpl 17:189-200. 2011
    ..These data confirm ER stress in steatotic allografts and implicate this as a mediating mechanism of inflammation and hepatocyte death in the steatotic liver allograft...
  34. ncbi request reprint Biliary strictures in pediatric liver transplant recipients - early diagnosis and treatment results in excellent graft outcomes
    Christopher D Anderson
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 14:358-63. 2010
    ..Partial grafts are essential in pediatric LT, and a high clinical suspicion for biliary complications combined with aggressive and early diagnosis and therapy rarely results in graft loss...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma: a review of the surgical approaches to management
    Bernard J DuBray
    Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, USA
    Mo Med 108:195-8. 2011
    ..In this manuscript, we review the current surgical management of HCC...
  36. ncbi request reprint Complement depletion enhances pulmonary inflammatory response after liver injury
    Sean C Glasgow
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:357-64. 2006
    ..Activated complement is not the initiator of the systemic inflammatory response; in fact, downstream components of the complement cascade may diminish subsequent inflammation...
  37. pmc Perioperative blood transfusion affects hepatitis C virus (HCV)-specific immune responses and outcome following liver transplantation in HCV-infected patients
    Vijay Subramanian
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 16:282-94. 2014
    ..This study was conducted to investigate whether the immunomodulatory effects of packed red blood cells (PRBC) and platelets administered in the perioperative period might affect immune responses to HCV and thus outcomes in LT recipients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Protective role of bortezomib in steatotic liver ischemia/reperfusion injury through abrogation of MMP activation and YKL-40 expression
    Venkataswarup Tiriveedhi
    Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, United States Department of Biological Sciences, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN, United States Electronic address
    Transpl Immunol 30:93-8. 2014
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  39. doi request reprint Parenchymal alterations in cirrhotic livers in patients with hepatopulmonary syndrome or portopulmonary hypertension
    Changqing Ma
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Liver Transpl 19:741-50. 2013
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  40. pmc Interplay between immune responses to HLA and non-HLA self-antigens in allograft rejection
    Nataraju Angaswamy
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Hum Immunol 74:1478-85. 2013
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  41. doi request reprint Organ allocation in pediatric renal transplants: is there an optimal donor?
    Susan C Pitt
    Section of Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Transplant 27:938-44. 2013
    ..Nonetheless, LD organs appear to provide optimal outcomes in pediatric renal transplants when considering the risk of becoming sensitized post-transplant complicating later use of the LD kidney...
  42. doi request reprint Validation of organ procurement and transplant network (OPTN)/united network for organ sharing (UNOS) criteria for imaging diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Kathryn J Fowler
    Diagnostic Radiology, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 95:1506-11. 2013
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study is to evaluate the validity of the new Organ Procurement and Transplant Network (OPTN) classification system on patients undergoing transplantation for HCC...
  43. doi request reprint Topical recombinant human thrombin in surgical hemostasis
    Lyndsey J Bowman
    Kidney and Liver Transplantation, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Semin Thromb Hemost 36:477-84. 2010
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  44. pmc Surgical treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma: expert consensus statement
    William Jarnagin
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    HPB (Oxford) 12:302-10. 2010
    ..Whether ablation of small tumors provides long term disease control that is comparable to resection remains unclear...
  45. doi request reprint Small bowel obstruction after pediatric liver transplantation: the unusual is the usual
    TRUMAN M EARL
    Department of Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis Children s Hospital, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:62-7. 2011
    ..Adhesions are the most common cause of obstruction in the nontransplantation setting; however, after pediatric liver transplantation unusual causes must be considered...
  46. ncbi request reprint Indications and limitations of liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
    L James Wudel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 12:77-90, ix. 2003
    ..Future studies must document the long-term success of this therapy and improve methods for disease control before and after transplantation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Interleukin-1beta is prominent in the early pulmonary inflammatory response after hepatic injury
    Sean C Glasgow
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Surgery 138:64-70. 2005
    ..Acute lung injury and inflammation can occur after hepatic ischemia/reperfusion or cryoablation. The etiology of this response is uncertain although it involves NF-kappaB-mediated cytokine release from the liver...
  48. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation and chemotherapy in children with unresectable primary hepatic malignancies: development of a management algorithm
    Li Ern Chen
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:487-93. 2006
    ..We developed a management algorithm based on our experience, with reference to recently published multicenter transplantation outcomes...
  49. ncbi request reprint Topical use of recombinant human thrombin for operative hemostasis
    Christopher D Anderson
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 9:133-7. 2009
    ..This preparation has been proven to be immunogenic and has led to safety concerns in recent years. Recombinant human thrombin (rhThrombin) has recently been developed as an alternative for topical use for surgical hemostasis...
  50. doi request reprint Combined hepatocellular and cholangiocarcinoma (biphenotypic) tumors: imaging features and diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced CT and MRI
    Kathryn J Fowler
    Department of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Imaging, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, Mail Stop 8131, 510 S Kingshighway Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 201:332-9. 2013
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  51. ncbi request reprint Image of the month. Focal nodular hyperplasia
    Yolanda Y L Yang
    Divisions of Transplant Surgery and Pediatric Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Surg 139:113-4. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Bile duct injuries 12 years after the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    William C Chapman
    Sections of Transplantation, Washington University, St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 7:412-6. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Bouveret's syndrome complicated by classic gallstone ileus: progression of disease or iatrogenic?
    Samuel W Reinhardt
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:2020-4. 2013
    ..Both patients were managed operatively with enterotomy and stone removal...
  54. ncbi request reprint SALL4 Immunoreactivity Predicts Prognosis in Western Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients but Is a Rare Event: A Study of 236 Cases
    Ta Chiang Liu
    Departments of Pathology and Immunology Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:966-72. 2014
    ..87 mo; P=0.0018). Although SALL4 immunoreactivity in Western HCC is correlated with higher grade and poor prognosis, this is a rare event. Therefore, universal application of SALL4 as a biomarker for HCC should be performed with caution. ..
  55. ncbi request reprint Predicting outcome after liver transplantation: utility of the model for end-stage liver disease and a newly derived discrimination function
    Niraj M Desai
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Transplantation 77:99-106. 2004
    ..It is unknown whether a higher MELD score also predicts decreased posttransplant survival...
  56. doi request reprint Conventional Surgical Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    T Mark Earl
    Section of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 15:353-70, vii-x. 2011
    ..The difficulty lies in deciding which patients with chronic liver disease and small solitary tumors are best served by resection and which should proceed with transplant evaluation; this is the focus of this article...
  57. ncbi request reprint Noncirrhotic hepatocellular carcinoma: derivation from hepatocellular adenoma? Clinicopathologic analysis
    Ta Chiang Liu
    Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Mod Pathol 27:420-32. 2014
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  58. doi request reprint Hepatic hemangiopericytoma/solitary fibrous tumor: a review of our current understanding and case study
    Steven L Bokshan
    Department of Surgery, Section of Abdominal Transplantation, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8109, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:2170-6. 2012
    ..HPC is a soft tissue neoplasm of mesenchymal origin first described by Stout and Murray in 1942. HPC constitutes 1 % of all vascular neoplasms and has been thought to coexist with trauma, prolonged steroid use, and hypertension...
  59. ncbi request reprint Elevated soluble CD30 correlates with development of bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome following lung transplantation
    Ryan C Fields
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Transplantation 82:1596-601. 2006
    ..Because there is strong evidence that alloimmunity plays a significant role in the pathogenesis of BOS, we investigated whether soluble CD30 (sCD30), a T-cell activation marker, would correlate with BOS...
  60. ncbi request reprint Endotoxin potentiates lung injury in cerulein-induced pancreatitis
    Keith D Gray
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Am J Surg 186:526-30. 2003
    ..In this study we examine the effect of endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide) on lung injury in the setting of acute pancreatitis (AP)...
  61. ncbi request reprint A phase 3, randomized, double-blind comparative study of the efficacy and safety of topical recombinant human thrombin and bovine thrombin in surgical hemostasis
    William C Chapman
    Department of Surgery, Section of Transplantation, Washington University, St Louis School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:256-65. 2007
    ..Recombinant human thrombin could reduce the risk of these complications...
  62. ncbi request reprint Multi-organ inflammation after hepatic cryoablation in BALB/c mice
    L James Wudel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, Department of Veterans Affairs and Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Surg Res 112:131-7. 2003
    ..We tested whether activation of NF-kappaB and the development of multiple-organ inflammation in response to hepatic injury from 35% cryo were demonstrable in the BALB/c mouse...
  63. ncbi request reprint The role of [18F]fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography imaging in the evaluation of hepatocellular carcinoma
    L James Wudel
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Am Surg 69:117-24; discussion 124-6. 2003
    ..FDG-PET should be considered as part of the workup and management of selected patients with HCC...
  64. ncbi request reprint Disparate outcomes in patients with colorectal cancer: effect of race on long-term survival
    L James Wudel
    Division of Hepatobiliary and Liver Transplant Surgery, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Arch Surg 137:550-4; discussion 554-6. 2002
    ..Contributing factors may include advanced tumor stage at diagnosis, differences in treatment, more aggressive tumor biology, access to care, and patient comorbidity...
  65. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of liver transplantation in 490 patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: validation of a uniform staging after surgical treatment
    Jean Nicolas Vauthey
    Department of Surgical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1016-27; discussion 1027-8. 2007
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  66. ncbi request reprint Selection of patients for resection of hepatic colorectal metastases: expert consensus statement by Charnsangavej et al
    William C Chapman
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1269-70. 2006
  67. ncbi request reprint CpG island methylation of genes accumulates during the adenoma progression step of the multistep pathogenesis of colorectal cancer
    Young Ho Kim
    Division of Clinical Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Genes Chromosomes Cancer 45:781-9. 2006
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  68. ncbi request reprint Registration of medical images using an interpolated closest point transform: method and validation
    Zhujiang Cao
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Box 1662, Station B, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
    Med Image Anal 8:421-7. 2004
    ..Results show that on these data sets this registration method leads to accuracy numbers that are comparable to those obtained with voxel-based methods...
  69. ncbi request reprint Effects of hepatitis C virus infection and its recurrence after liver transplantation on functional performance and health-related quality of life
    Irene D Feurer
    Vanderbilt University Transplant Center, Nashville, TN 37232 4753, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 6:108-15. 2002
    ..Post-transplant functional performance, in turn, directly affects post-transplant quality of life. Severe, recurrent HCV illness is associated with reduced functional performance...
  70. doi request reprint Incidental findings at surgery. Part 1
    Frank J Schaberg
    Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 45:325-74. 2008
  71. ncbi request reprint Incorporation of a laser range scanner into image-guided liver surgery: surface acquisition, registration, and tracking
    David M Cash
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Box 351631, Station B, Nashville, Tennessee 37235, USA
    Med Phys 30:1671-82. 2003
    ..However, this systematic error can be corrected, allowing the range scanner to provide a rapid, robust method of acquiring anatomical surfaces intraoperatively...