S C Sweet

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric transplantation in the United States, 1995-2004
    S C Sweet
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1132-52. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Update on pediatric lung allocation in the United States
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:808-13. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric lung transplantation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 6:122-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Lung transplantation and survival in children with cystic fibrosis: solid statistics--flawed interpretation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:129-36. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric living donor lobar lung transplantation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:861-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric lung transplantation: update 2003
    Stuart C Sweet
    Pediatric Lung Transplant Program, Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1393-417, ix. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung retransplantation in children
    C B Huddleston
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:199-203; discussion 203-4. 1998
  8. doi request reprint Lung transplantation in infants and toddlers from 1990 to 2004 at St. Louis Children's Hospital
    A Elizur
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:719-26. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Lower incidence of bronchiolitis obliterans in pediatric liver-lung transplant recipients with cystic fibrosis
    Albert Faro
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 83:1435-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Pre-transplant mechanical ventilation increases short-term morbidity and mortality in pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis
    Arnon Elizur
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:127-31. 2007

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Pediatric transplantation in the United States, 1995-2004
    S C Sweet
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Transplant 6:1132-52. 2006
    ..It also identifies themes warranting further consideration, including organ availability, adolescent survival and challenges facing pediatric transplant clinical research...
  2. doi request reprint Update on pediatric lung allocation in the United States
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 13:808-13. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Pediatric lung transplantation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 6:122-7. 2009
    ..Uniform treatment protocols and multicenter pediatric studies will be required to ultimately overcome this pervasive problem and improve pediatric lung transplant outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint Lung transplantation and survival in children with cystic fibrosis: solid statistics--flawed interpretation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:129-36. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Pediatric living donor lobar lung transplantation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:861-8. 2006
    ..Nonetheless, we anticipate that LDLLT will continue to be utilized in select circumstances, particularly in children under 12 where access to DD organs remains challenging...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pediatric lung transplantation: update 2003
    Stuart C Sweet
    Pediatric Lung Transplant Program, Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, St Louis Children s Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 50:1393-417, ix. 2003
    ..Information useful to the pediatrician and pediatric pulmonologist is also included. Issues important to the future are reviewed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung retransplantation in children
    C B Huddleston
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 66:199-203; discussion 203-4. 1998
    ..In both situations, the degree of pulmonary dysfunction may worsen and result in the death of the recipient. The only treatment in many instances is retransplantation. The results in adults are reasonably well established...
  8. doi request reprint Lung transplantation in infants and toddlers from 1990 to 2004 at St. Louis Children's Hospital
    A Elizur
    Division of Allergy and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    Am J Transplant 9:719-26. 2009
    ..Further insights into the unique immunologic aspects of this group of patients may elucidate strategies to prevent acute and chronic rejection in all age groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lower incidence of bronchiolitis obliterans in pediatric liver-lung transplant recipients with cystic fibrosis
    Albert Faro
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Transplantation 83:1435-9. 2007
    ..We characterize the outcomes of pediatric patients who underwent this procedure at our institution...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pre-transplant mechanical ventilation increases short-term morbidity and mortality in pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis
    Arnon Elizur
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 26:127-31. 2007
    ..Although CF is a risk factor for poor outcomes in adults, no data currently exist pertaining to pre-transplant ventilatory support in children with CF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Living donor lobar grafts improve pediatric lung retransplantation survival
    Benjamin D Kozower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:1142-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate our experience with pediatric lung retransplantation and to compare the outcomes of living donor lobar lung transplantation with cadaveric donation...
  12. ncbi request reprint CT of posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric recipients of lung allograft
    Marilyn J Siegel
    Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 S Kingshighway Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1125-31. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the CT and clinical findings of posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric lung allograft recipients...
  13. doi request reprint Dismal lung transplant outcomes in children with tetralogy of Fallot with pulmonary atresia compared to Eisenmenger syndrome or pulmonary vein stenosis
    R Mark Grady
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 1 Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 28:1221-5. 2009
    ....
  14. pmc Lung transplantation in children
    Charles B Huddleston
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Childrens Hospital, Missouri 63110, USA
    Ann Surg 236:270-6. 2002
    ..To report the authors' experience with pediatric lung transplantation (LTX) to provide an overview of patients selected for this procedure and their outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Primary graft dysfunction and other selected complications of lung transplantation: A single-center experience of 983 patients
    Bryan F Meyers
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1421-9. 2005
    ..We sought to review the incidence and outcome of lung transplantation complications observed over 15 years at a single center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Repair of congenital heart lesions combined with lung transplantation for the treatment of severe pulmonary hypertension: a 13-year experience
    Cliff K Choong
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, MO, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:661-9. 2005
    ..We report our experience with repair of congenital heart disease and lung transplantation and compare the results with those of patients who underwent heart-lung transplantation during the same period...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation for pulmonary vascular disease
    Eric N Mendeloff
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 73:209-17; discussion 217-9. 2002
    ..Lung or heart-lung transplantation remains an important treatment option for end-stage PHT patients unresponsive to prostaglandin I2. This study reviews the outcomes after transplantation for PHT in our program...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rejection is reduced in thoracic organ recipients when transplanted in the first year of life
    Jill E Ibrahim
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 21:311-8. 2002
    ..This study compares the rates of acute episodes of rejection in heart and lung transplant recipients transplanted in the first year of life to those of older recipients utilizing pathologic criteria...
  19. ncbi request reprint A national conference to determine research priorities in pediatric solid organ transplantation
    Sharon M Bartosh
    Department of Pediatrics, 600 Highland Ave, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 12:153-66. 2008
    ..The past decade has proven that outcomes after pediatric transplantation can be comparable to adults. The pediatric community now has the opportunity to design and complete studies that enhance outcomes for all transplant recipients...
  20. doi request reprint Aquagenic wrinkling of the palms in cystic fibrosis: comparison with controls and genotype-phenotype correlations
    David R Berk
    Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, Campus Box 8123, 4921 Parkview Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:1296-9. 2009
    ..Since its first description over 30 years ago, AWP has frequently been anecdotally associated with CF, but this association has not been confirmed in a rigorous prospective case-control study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Otolaryngological manifestations of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric thoracic transplant patients
    Brian W Herrmann
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, St Louis, MO, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 70:303-10. 2006
    ..To identify the otolaryngological manifestations of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) in pediatric heart and lung transplant recipients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation in children following treatment for malignancy
    Taine V Pechet
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:154-60. 2003
    ..Lung transplantation is believed by some to be of overly high risk in this population because of the pre-existing malignancy as well as the presumed compromised immune status...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sinonasal posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder in pediatric lung transplant patients
    Brian W Herrmann
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:38-41. 2005
    ..To evaluate sinonasal manifestations of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) in the pediatric lung transplant population...
  24. ncbi request reprint Concomitant allorecognition of mismatched donor HLA class I- and class II-derived peptides in pediatric lung transplant recipients with bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome
    Kim C Lu
    Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Heart Lung Transplant 22:35-43. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Bronchial airway anastomotic complications after pediatric lung transplantation: incidence, cause, management, and outcome
    Cliff K Choong
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:198-203. 2006
    ..Airway complications are a recognized surgical complication and an important source of morbidity after adult lung transplantation. Little is known about these complications after pediatric lung transplantation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Preferred methods of excess hair removal in pediatric patients with lung transplantation
    Emily J Fisher
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:320-3. 2006
    ..Hypertrichosis is common among recipients of lung transplantation taking cyclosporine and it poses a special psychosocial problem in children. Children and parents frequently inquire about methods of hair removal...
  27. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after infant lung transplantation for surfactant protein B deficiency related to other causes of respiratory failure
    Lisanne M Palomar
    Edward Mallinckrodt Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr 149:548-53. 2006
    ..To determine if the outcomes of lung transplantation for infants with surfactant protein-B (SP-B) deficiency are unique...
  28. ncbi request reprint Role of open lung biopsy in lung transplant recipients in a single children's hospital: a 13-year experience
    Cliff K Choong
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 131:204-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to review our experience with diagnostic open lung biopsy in lung transplant recipients in a children's hospital...
  29. ncbi request reprint Bilateral lung transplantation for pulmonary hypoplasia caused by congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Richard Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 126:295-7. 2003
  30. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in pediatric lung transplantation
    Varun Puri
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:427-32. 2010
    ..Effectiveness of preoperative and postoperative extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in pediatric lung transplantation was studied...
  31. ncbi request reprint Lung transplantation and survival in children with cystic fibrosis
    Stuart C Sweet
    N Engl J Med 358:1754; author reply 1755. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Not so fast--don't deprive children with cystic fibrosis of the option for lung transplantation
    Stuart C Sweet
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 173:246-7; author reply 247-8. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Pediatric transplantation, 1994-2003
    William E Harmon
    Children s Hospital of Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:887-903. 2005
    ..This article demonstrates that substantial improvement is needed in several areas: adolescent outcomes, outcomes following intestine transplants, and waiting list mortality among pediatric heart and lung candidates...
  34. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic idiosyncrasy
    Stuart C Sweet
    Pediatr Transplant 12:121-2. 2008