Amitabh Gautam

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suppression of cell-mediated immunity by a donor-transmitted lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus in a kidney transplant recipient
    Amitabh Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:339-42. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Cell mediated immunity (CMI) and post transplant viral infections--role of a functional immune assay to titrate immunosuppression
    A Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Int Immunopharmacol 6:2023-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Experience with sirolimus for calcineurin minimization/elimination in pancreas-after-kidney transplantation
    A Gautam
    Department of Surgery Transplantation Surgery APC 921, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3542-3. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of an immune function assay to monitor immunosuppression for treatment of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Amitabh Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:613-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal transplant survival from older donors: a single center experience
    Paul E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Surg 139:384-9; discussion 389. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in a renal transplant recipient: a case report
    M Aboagye-Kumi
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Transplant Proc 40:1751-3. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Excess risk of renal allograft loss and early mortality among elderly recipients is associated with poor exercise capacity
    A F Yango
    Division of Hypertension and Renal Diseases, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI, USA
    Clin Nephrol 65:401-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Preemptive plasmapheresis and recurrence of FSGS in high-risk renal transplant recipients
    R Y Gohh
    Division of Renal Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:2907-12. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to acute rejection in renal transplantation: the role of noncompliance
    P E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation and Medical Statistics, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street APC 921, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:2044-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Keeping up with the Jones's: open donor nephrectomy in the laparoscopic era
    P E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Transplant Proc 36:1285-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Suppression of cell-mediated immunity by a donor-transmitted lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus in a kidney transplant recipient
    Amitabh Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:339-42. 2007
    ..This suppression persisted in spite of reduction of immunosuppression. With the clearance of the virus there was reconstitution of the cellular immune response...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cell mediated immunity (CMI) and post transplant viral infections--role of a functional immune assay to titrate immunosuppression
    A Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Int Immunopharmacol 6:2023-6. 2006
    ..The ImmuKnow assay of CMI can be used to titrate initial immunosuppression reduction and its subsequent increase, in patients with viral infection after transplantation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Experience with sirolimus for calcineurin minimization/elimination in pancreas-after-kidney transplantation
    A Gautam
    Department of Surgery Transplantation Surgery APC 921, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:3542-3. 2005
    ..With the use of sirolimus-based immunosuppression, and with elimination or minimization of tacrolimus, renal function, as measured by serum creatinine, stabilized or improved in all cases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of an immune function assay to monitor immunosuppression for treatment of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder
    Amitabh Gautam
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:613-6. 2006
    ..Later, when the cell-mediated immune response increased, with negative viral load, immunosuppression was gradually increased utilizing the assay to adjust dosing. Presently, there are no signs of PTLD and renal function remains normal...
  5. ncbi request reprint Renal transplant survival from older donors: a single center experience
    Paul E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Surg 139:384-9; discussion 389. 2004
    ..We explored the risk of allograft failure in a single transplantation center with older (55-79 years) vs younger (18-54 years) donors...
  6. doi request reprint Acute disseminated encephalomyelitis in a renal transplant recipient: a case report
    M Aboagye-Kumi
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Transplant Proc 40:1751-3. 2008
    ..We report an unusual case of a 34-year-old white female with ADEM developing 5 years after a living related renal transplant...
  7. ncbi request reprint Excess risk of renal allograft loss and early mortality among elderly recipients is associated with poor exercise capacity
    A F Yango
    Division of Hypertension and Renal Diseases, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence RI, USA
    Clin Nephrol 65:401-7. 2006
    ..Successful renal transplantation in the elderly offers substantial benefits in quality and life expectancy. However, in this group of patients there is an early increased risk of death compared with those remaining on dialysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preemptive plasmapheresis and recurrence of FSGS in high-risk renal transplant recipients
    R Y Gohh
    Division of Renal Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Transplant 5:2907-12. 2005
    ..Therefore, PP may decrease the incidence of recurrent FSGS in high-risk patients. Definitive conclusions regarding optimal management can only be drawn from larger, randomized, controlled studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to acute rejection in renal transplantation: the role of noncompliance
    P E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation and Medical Statistics, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street APC 921, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Transplant Proc 37:2044-7. 2005
    ..Future strategies to improve compliance, including increased vigilance in high-risk patient groups, frequent medication review, and laboratory testing, should be encouraged...
  10. ncbi request reprint Keeping up with the Jones's: open donor nephrectomy in the laparoscopic era
    P E Morrissey
    Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Transplant Proc 36:1285-7. 2004
    ..Mini-open donor nephrectomy provides a good alternative to laparoscopic surgery, offering the donor an equivalent convalescence at lower cost and potentially with reduced morbidity...
  11. ncbi request reprint The utility of 6-month protocol renal biopsy under modern immunosuppression
    A Yango
    Division of Hypertension and Renal Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Clin Nephrol 70:490-5. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cryptosporidium infection in renal transplant patients
    M Q Tran
    Division of Hypertension and Renal Diseases, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Clin Nephrol 63:305-9. 2005
    ..In transplant patients, a course of antimicrobial therapy along with concurrent reduction in immunosuppression optimize immunologic status and may potentially lead to resolution of the infection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal complications following transplantation
    Amitabh Gautam
    Brown Medical School, Division of Organ Transplantation, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:1195-206, vii. 2006
    ..Establishing the etiology of gastrointestinal complaints is often difficult because any one or a combination of these factors might be contributory in the same patient...
  14. ncbi request reprint Good samaritan kidney donation
    Paul E Morrissey
    Transplantation 80:1369-73. 2005