R H O B Teixeira
- Cytokine profile in pleural fluid and serum after lung transplantationR H O B Teixeira
Lung Transplant Group and Pleural Laboratory, Pulmonary and Thoracic Surgery Divisions, Heart Institute InCor, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Transplant Proc 42:531-4. 2010..Lung transplantation is the procedure of choice in several end-stage lung diseases. Despite improvements in surgical techniques and immunosuppression, early postoperative complications occur frequently...
- Risk factors and survival impact of primary graft dysfunction after lung transplantation in a single institutionM N Samano
Lung Transplant Group, Thoracic Surgery Division of Heart Institute InCor do Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da USP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Transplant Proc 44:2462-8. 2012..The aim of this study was to define the incidence, risk factors, and impact of mechanical ventilation time on mortality rates among a retrospective cohort of lung transplantations performed in a single institution...
- Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in lung transplantation: 5 case reportsF E Arimura
Pulmonary Division, Heart Institute InCor, Hospital das Clinicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Transplant Proc 46:1845-8. 2014..Therefore, although calcineurin inhibitors are known to play an important role in the development of PRES in the setting of lung transplantation, other causes seems to be involved in the physiopathology of this syndrome. ..
- Impact of cytomegalovirus infection in lung transplant patients under universal prophylaxis: single-center experience in BrazilD D G Bugano
Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Transplant Proc 42:525-30. 2010..Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, a common complication in lung transplant (LT) patients, is associated with worse outcomes. Therefore, prophylaxis and surveillance with preemptive treatment is recommended...