N Baldan

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Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: single center experience
    N Baldan
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti d Organo, U O Trapianti Rene e Pancreas, Azienda Ospedaliera, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1787-90. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Ureteral stenosis in HDAF pig-to-primate renal xenotransplantation: a phenomenon related to immunological events?
    Nicola Baldan
    Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:475-81. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate for immunosuppression in life-supporting pig-to-cynomolgus monkey renal xenotransplantation
    Emanuele Cozzi
    Direzione Sanitaria, Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Xenotransplantation 10:587-95. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Technical aspects of unilateral dual kidney transplantation from expanded criteria donors: experience of 100 patients
    B Ekser
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Transplant 10:2000-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of renal transplantation from older donors
    Giuseppe Remuzzi
    Azienda Ospedaliera, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
    N Engl J Med 354:343-52. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of long-term administration of high-dose recombinant human antithrombin in immunosuppressed primate recipients of porcine xenografts
    Emanuele Cozzi
    Direzione Sanitaria, Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Transplantation 80:1501-10. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Application of cyclosporine in renal transplantation: experience at the University of Padua
    L Furian
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Chirurgica Generale 3, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:148S-151S. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Warm hepatic ischemia in pigs: effects of L-arginine and oligotide treatment
    P Burra
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
    J Invest Surg 14:303-12. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of 84 elderly donors in renal transplantation
    Paolo Rigotti
    Clinica Chirurgica 3, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Clin Transplant 18:440-5. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma fibrinolytic capacity in renal transplant recipients: effect of steroid-free immunosuppression therapy
    Maria T Sartori
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Second Chair of Internal Medicine, University of Padua Medical School, Via Ospedale Civile n 105, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Transplantation 75:994-8. 2003

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy: single center experience
    N Baldan
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti d Organo, U O Trapianti Rene e Pancreas, Azienda Ospedaliera, Universita di Padova, Padova, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1787-90. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was a retrospective assessment of the safety of laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy (LLDN) and the outcome of these renal transplantations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ureteral stenosis in HDAF pig-to-primate renal xenotransplantation: a phenomenon related to immunological events?
    Nicola Baldan
    Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:475-81. 2004
    ..Use of a ureteral stent extends the survival of a xenografted primate, thereby helping to clarify the immunological events surrounding the onset of AHXR in kidneys in long-term xenograft recipients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Methotrexate for immunosuppression in life-supporting pig-to-cynomolgus monkey renal xenotransplantation
    Emanuele Cozzi
    Direzione Sanitaria, Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Xenotransplantation 10:587-95. 2003
    ..We conclude that MTX is scarcely effective as an immunosuppressant, be it for induction or maintenance, in pig-to-cynomolgus monkey renal xenotransplantation...
  4. doi request reprint Technical aspects of unilateral dual kidney transplantation from expanded criteria donors: experience of 100 patients
    B Ekser
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Transplant 10:2000-7. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of renal transplantation from older donors
    Giuseppe Remuzzi
    Azienda Ospedaliera, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
    N Engl J Med 354:343-52. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether selecting older kidneys according to their histologic characteristics before implantation would positively influence long-term outcome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of long-term administration of high-dose recombinant human antithrombin in immunosuppressed primate recipients of porcine xenografts
    Emanuele Cozzi
    Direzione Sanitaria, Padua General Hospital, Padua, Italy
    Transplantation 80:1501-10. 2005
    ..Fibrin deposition is central to the acute humoral rejection process occurring in the presence of consumptive coagulopathy when pig organs are transplanted into primates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Application of cyclosporine in renal transplantation: experience at the University of Padua
    L Furian
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Clinica Chirurgica Generale 3, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Transplant Proc 36:148S-151S. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Warm hepatic ischemia in pigs: effects of L-arginine and oligotide treatment
    P Burra
    Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche e Gastroenterologiche, Universita degli Studi di Padova, Italy
    J Invest Surg 14:303-12. 2001
    ..The increased plasma levels of nitric oxide a week after ischemia-reperfusion injury support the hypothesis that it has a role in preventing liver damage. The same beneficial effect was not confirmed for oligotide...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of 84 elderly donors in renal transplantation
    Paolo Rigotti
    Clinica Chirurgica 3, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
    Clin Transplant 18:440-5. 2004
    ..The aim of this investigation was to assess the role of renal biopsy (RB) in the assessment of kidneys from ED...
  10. ncbi request reprint Plasma fibrinolytic capacity in renal transplant recipients: effect of steroid-free immunosuppression therapy
    Maria T Sartori
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Second Chair of Internal Medicine, University of Padua Medical School, Via Ospedale Civile n 105, 35128 Padua, Italy
    Transplantation 75:994-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated plasma fibrinolytic behavior in two groups of RTRs treated with different immunosuppressive regimens...
  11. ncbi request reprint Calcineurin inhibitor-free immunosuppression in dual kidney transplantation from elderly donors
    Lucrezia Furian
    Operative Unit of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Padova University Hospital, Padova, Italy
    Clin Transplant 21:57-62. 2007
    ..A CI-free protocol of anti-thymocyte globulin (ATG) induction, sirolimus, mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) and steroids has been adopted at our center in recipients of dual kidney transplantation (DKT) from elderly donors (EDs)...
  12. doi request reprint Effects of long-term administration of recombinant human protein C in xenografted primates
    Paolo Simioni
    Department of Cardiologic, Thoracic and Vascular Sciences, 2nd Chair of Internal Medicine, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Transplantation 91:161-8. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Perforin, Granzyme B, and fas ligand for molecular diagnosis of acute renal-allograft rejection: analyses on serial biopsies suggest methodological issues
    Romina Graziotto
    Clinic of Nephrology, Department of Medical and Surgical Science, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Transplantation 81:1125-32. 2006
    ..We describe our experience of analyzing the expression of cytotoxic T-lymphotoxins (CTL) in biopsies and peripheral blood leukocytes (PBL) for the diagnosis of AR...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alterations in the coagulation profile in renal pig-to-monkey xenotransplantation
    Emanuele Cozzi
    Direzione Sanitaria, Padua General Hospital, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Am J Transplant 4:335-45. 2004
    ..This study shows that AHXR is associated with various degrees of compensated consumptive coagulopathy in our pig-to-primate model. No clear relationship was found between coagulation parameter levels and graft outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic cardiac xenotransplantation in rodents: report of a refined technique in a hamster-to-rat model
    Arben Dedja
    Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Microsurgery 25:227-34. 2005
    ..The discussion of the technique also addresses several significant related issues, e.g., the anesthesia and organ preservation solution used (aspects that, in our experience, are crucial to a good surgical outcome)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biphasic behavior of the kinetics of 31P-containing metabolites in ischemic porcine kidneys
    A Corazza
    Dipartimentos di Chimica Biologica, Universita di Padova, Padua, Italy
    Transplant Proc 35:3111-5. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Monolateral placement of both kidneys in dual kidney transplantation: low surgical complication rate and short operating time
    Burcin Ekser
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Transpl Int 19:485-91. 2006
    ..The monolateral procedure has the advantage of a shorter operating time and the contralateral iliac fossa remains available for further retransplantation procedures...
  18. ncbi request reprint Topical photodynamic therapy of actinic keratosis in renal transplant recipients
    S Piaserico
    Clinica Dermatologica, Azienda Ospedale Università di Padova, Istituto Oncologico Veneto, Padova, Italy
    Transplant Proc 39:1847-50. 2007
    ..Topical PDT could represent a useful therapeutic alternative for AKs in OTRs because large lesions can be treated with excellent cosmetic outcome...
  19. ncbi request reprint Co-administration of sirolimus alters tacrolimus pharmacokinetics in a dose-dependent manner in adult renal transplant recipients
    Nicola Baldan
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Pharmacol Res 54:181-5. 2006
    ..Hence, TAC levels need to be carefully monitored in transplant recipients of any age, in order to avoid possible TAC overexposure upon SIR discontinuation...
  20. doi request reprint Dual kidney transplantation after liver transplantation: a good option to rescue a patient from dialysis
    Burcin Ekser
    Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Padua, Padua, Italy
    Clin Transplant 23:124-8. 2009
    ..DKT might be an option after LTx to rescue a patient from dialysis, with consequent survival benefits. We report on two cases of DKT after LTx in patients with CRF who were on dialysis due to CNI nephrotoxicity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mumps-associated nephritis mimicking acute rejection in a patient under chronic dialysis treatment because of graft dysfunction
    Francesca B Aiello
    Transpl Int 15:523-4. 2002