S S Kaufman
Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Disaccharidase activities and fat assimilation in pediatric patients after intestinal transplantationS S Kaufman
Department of Pediatrics, Creighton University and University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
Transplantation 69:362-5. 2000..Twelve of the patients had undergone contemporaneous liver transplantation...
- Indications for pediatric intestinal transplantation: a position paper of the American Society of TransplantationS S Kaufman
Joint Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Creighton University and University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Pediatr Transplant 5:80-7. 2001..It is probable that outcomes shall improve in the future with continued refinements in operative technique and post-operative management, including immunosuppression...
- Prevention of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in childrenStuart S Kaufman
Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation Medicine, The Mount Sinai Hospital and Medical School, New York 10029 6574, USA
Pediatr Transplant 6:37-42. 2002..Early referral of these patients for intestinal and/or liver transplantation may provide the best chance for long-term survival...
- Small bowel transplantation: selection criteria, operative techniques, advances in specific immunosuppression, prognosisS S Kaufman
Recanti Miller Transplantation Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 13:425-8. 2001..Treatment of posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease has been augmented by the use of anti-CD 20 antibody that targets Epstein-Barr virus infected B-cells for destruction with high specificity...
- Improved results in small bowel transplantation using sirolimusS Florman
Recanti Miller Transplantation Institute, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
Transplant Proc 34:936. 2002
- Discrimination between acute rejection and adenoviral enteritis in intestinal transplant recipientsS S Kaufman
Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Transplant Proc 34:943-5. 2002
- Cytomegalovirus matching does not predict symptomatic disease in intestinal transplantationM Burroughs
Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Transplant Proc 34:946-7. 2002
- Correlation of mucosal disaccharidase activities with histology in evaluation of rejection following intestinal transplantationS S Kaufman
Joint Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Creighton University, Omaha, USA
Pediatr Transplant 2:134-8. 1998..The results of this investigation show that determination of mucosal disaccharidase activity provides no additional useful information concerning efficacy of anti-rejection therapy as compared to histologic analysis alone...
- Lack of utility of intestinal fatty acid binding protein levels in predicting intestinal allograft rejectionS S Kaufman
Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
Transplantation 71:1058-60. 2001..Minor increases in I-FABP were often associated with histologically normal grafts, whereas rejection often occurred when I-FABP was not detectable. DISCUSSION: Serum I-FABP levels do not predict clinical intestinal allograft rejection...
- Anti-HLA antibody removal by extracorporeal immunoadsorption in two hyperimmunized pediatric patients awaiting hepatointestinal transplantationA Tschernia
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Transplant Proc 34:900-1. 2002
- Isolated intestinal transplantation: proof of clinical efficacyThomas M Fishbein
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
Transplantation 76:636-40. 2003..If high survival could be achieved and if parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease were reversible, this procedure could be more widely applied, with early liver dysfunction indicating the need for transplant evaluation...
- Parenteral nutrition associated liver diseaseStuart S Kaufman
Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s National Medical Center, 111 Michigan Avenue, N W Washington, DC 20010, USA
Semin Neonatol 8:375-81. 2003..Effective interventions that are less radical than transplantation are needed. Research that includes prospective trials of novel therapies in PN-associated liver disease is the key to improving outcome...
- Utilization of donors who have suffered cardiopulmonary arrest and resuscitation in intestinal transplantationCal S Matsumoto
Department of Surgery, Center for Intestinal Care and Transplantation, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington DC 20007, USA
Transplantation 86:941-6. 2008....
- Recurrent portal hypertension after composite liver/small bowel transplantationThomas M Fishbein
Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Liver Transpl 8:639-42. 2002..Recurrent portal hypertension is challenging in patients who have had combined liver/small bowel transplantation. Surgeons performing intestinal transplantation need to be increasingly aware of these possible late complications...
- Fatal acute liver failure in a child with metastatic gastric adenocarcinomaSunny Zaheed Hussain
Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 43:116-8. 2006
- Low-dose chemotherapy for Epstein-Barr virus-positive post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disease in children after solid organ transplantationThomas G Gross
Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
J Clin Oncol 23:6481-8. 2005....
- Decision making in intestinal transplantationSander Florman
Tulane Center for Abdominal Transplantation, New Orleans, LA, USA
Prog Transplant 15:65-8. 2005..In addition, performing venous drainage of the isolated graft is potentially complex. We discuss the significant advances in surgical and medical decision making in the evaluation and management of patients with intestinal failure...
- Characteristics of human calicivirus enteritis in intestinal transplant recipientsStuart S Kaufman
Departments of Pediatrics, Pathology, and Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 40:328-33. 2005..However, the impact of human calicivirus in immunosuppressed populations has not been established. The authors report five pediatric patients who developed human calicivirus enteritis after intestinal transplantation...
- Calicivirus infection in pediatric small intestine transplant recipients: pathological considerationsRaffaella A Morotti
Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Hum Pathol 35:1236-40. 2004..Calicivirus infection has clinical and histological features that overlap with allograft rejection. Knowledge of the characteristic histologic features of HuCV enteritis aids in differential diagnosis...
- De novo food allergy after intestinal transplantation: a report of three casesMirna Chehade
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Nutrition and Liver Diseases, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 38:545-7. 2004
- Omeprozole therapy in pediatric patients after liver and intestinal transplantationStuart S Kaufman
Joint Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Departments of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center and Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 34:194-8. 2002..In this investigation, the acid-suppressive potency of omeprazole was assessed in one at-risk group, pediatric patients undergoing liver or intestinal transplantation, or both...
- Thrombotic microangiopathy associated with combined sirolimus and tacrolimus immunosuppression after intestinal transplantationAnil S Paramesh
The Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, Division of Intestinal Transplantation, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Transplantation 77:129-31. 2004..This syndrome appeared soon after institution of or increase in sirolimus dosage and improved only after this medication was discontinued...
- Isolated liver transplantation in infants with end-stage liver disease associated with short bowel syndromeSimon P Horslen
Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 3285, USA
Ann Surg 235:435-9. 2002..To evaluate experience with isolated orthotopic liver transplantation in children with liver failure associated with short bowel syndrome (SBS)...
- Calicivirus enteritis in an intestinal transplant recipientStuart S Kaufman
Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, and Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Am J Transplant 3:764-8. 2003..Calicivirus may cause severe allograft dysfunction in intestinal transplant recipients...
- Intestinal transplantation for gut failureThomas M Fishbein
Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
Gastroenterology 124:1615-28. 2003
- Isolated small bowel transplantation for tufting enteropathyAnil S Paramesh
The Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 36:138-40. 2003