Regione Veneto

Trapianto di organi solidi

Outcome of a First Episode of Bacterial Infection in Liver Transplant Candidates.
Ferrarese A, Vitale A, Sgarabotto D, Russo FP, Germani G, Gambato M, Cattelan AM, Angeli P, Cillo U, Burra P, Senzolo M.
Liver Transpl. 2019 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/lt.25479. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 31021050 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Impact of 3 Major Maintenance Immunosuppressive Protocols on Long-term Clinical Outcomes: Result of a Large Multicenter Italian Cohort Study Including 5635 Renal Transplant Recipients.
Caletti C, Manuel Ferraro P, Corvo A, Tessari G, Sandrini S, Capelli I, Minetti E, Gesualdo L, Girolomoni G, Boschiero L, Lupo A, Zaza G.
Transplant Proc. 2019 Jan - Feb;51(1):136-139. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2018.02.209. Epub 2018 Jun 28.
PMID: 30655148 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Health-related Quality of Life in Liver Transplantation: Another Step Forward.
Burra P, Ferrarese A.
Transpl Int. 2019 Mar 29. doi: 10.1111/tri.13435. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30924559 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Risk Factors for Early Mortality in Liver Transplant Patients.
Bertacco A, Barbieri S, Guastalla G, Boetto R, Vitale A, Zanus G, Cillo U, Feltracco P.
Transplant Proc. 2019 Jan - Feb;51(1):179-183. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2018.06.025. Epub 2018 Jun 28.
PMID: 30655146 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

A European study on decellularized homografts for pulmonary valve replacement: initial results from the prospective ESPOIR Trial and ESPOIR Registry data†.
Boethig D, Horke A, Hazekamp M, Meyns B, Rega F, Van Puyvelde J, Hübler M, Schmiady M, Ciubotaru A, Stellin G, Padalino M, Tsang V, Jashari R, Bobylev D, Tudorache I, Cebotari S, Haverich A, Sarikouch S.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Mar 15. pii: ezz054. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezz054. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30879050 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

A National Mandatory-Split Liver Policy: A Report from the Italian Experience.
Angelico R, Trapani S, Spada M, Colledan M, de Ville de Goyet J, Salizzoni M, De Carlis L, Andorno E, Gruttadauria S, Ettorre GM, Cescon M, Rossi G, Risaliti A, Tisone G, Tedeschi U, Vivarelli M, Agnes S, De Simone P, Lupo LG, Di Benedetto F, Santaniello W, Zamboni F, Mazzaferro V, Rossi M, Puoti F, Camagni S, Grimaldi C, Gringeri E, Rizzato L, Nanni Costa A, Cillo U.
Am J Transplant. 2019 Feb 12. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15300. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30748091 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Mortality in liver transplant recipients with portal vein thrombosis - an updated meta-analysis.
Zanetto A, Rodriguez-Kastro KI, Germani G, Ferrarese A, Cillo U, Burra P, Senzolo M.
Transpl Int. 2018 Dec;31(12):1318-1329. doi: 10.1111/tri.13353. Epub 2018 Oct 23.
PMID: 30230053 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Liver transplantation for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Germani G, Becchetti C.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2018 Jun;64(2):138-146. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02467-9. Epub 2017 Dec 15. Review.
PMID: 29249127 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Quality of life and adherence in liver transplant recipients.
Burra P, Ferrarese A, Feltrin G.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2018 Jun;64(2):180-186. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02459-X. Epub 2017 Nov 21. Review.
PMID: 29160655 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Hepatitis B and liver transplantation.
Ferrarese A, Zanetto A, Russo FP.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2018 Jun;64(2):147-157. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02453-9. Epub 2017 Nov 10. Review.
PMID: 29125261 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

How safe are organs from deceased donors with neoplasia? The results of the Italian Transplantation Network.
Eccher A, Lombardini L, Girolami I, Puoti F, Zaza G, Gambaro G, Carraro A, Valotto G, Cima L, Novelli L, Neil D, Montin U, Scarpa A, Brunelli M, Nanni Costa A, D'Errico A.
J Nephrol. 2019 Jan 2. doi: 10.1007/s40620-018-00573-z. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30604151 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Persistent dextrocardia after adult orthotopic heart transplantation in a patient with complex congenital heart disease.
Pradegan N, Gerosa G, Rubino M, Toscano G.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2018 Nov 17. pii: S0022-5223(18)32966-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.11.019. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
PMID: 30528511 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

From individual to population-based benefit of split liver transplantation.
Vitale A, Donato MF.
Dig Liver Dis. 2018 Nov 17. pii: S1590-8658(18)31226-X. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2018.11.007. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
PMID: 30553748 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Long-term albumin administration in decompensated cirrhosis (ANSWER): an open-label randomised trial.
Caraceni P, Riggio O, Angeli P, Alessandria C, Neri S, Foschi FG, Levantesi F, Airoldi A, Boccia S, Svegliati-Baroni G, Fagiuoli S, Romanelli RG, Cozzolongo R, Di Marco V, Sangiovanni V, Morisco F, Toniutto P, Tortora A, De Marco R, Angelico M, Cacciola I, Elia G, Federico A, Massironi S, Guarisco R, Galioto A, Ballardini G, Rendina M, Nardelli S, Piano S, Elia C, Prestianni L, Cappa FM, Cesarini L, Simone L, Pasquale C, Cavallin M, Andrealli A, Fidone F, Ruggeri M, Roncadori A, Baldassarre M, Tufoni M, Zaccherini G, Bernardi M; ANSWER Study Investigators.
Lancet. 2018 Jun 16;391(10138):2417-2429. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)30840-7. Epub 2018 Jun 1. Erratum in: Lancet. 2018 Aug 4;392(10145):386.
PMID: 29861076 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Resection for hepatocellular cancer: overpassing old barriers
Giovanardi F, Lai Q, Bertacco A, Vitale A.
Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Sep 17;3:64. Doi:10.21037/tgh.2018.09.13 eCollection2018.Review
PMID: 30363682

Hepatitis C virus related cirrhosis decreased as indication to liver transplantation since the introduction of direct-acting antivirals: A single-center study.
Ferrarese A, GermaniG, Gambato M, Russo FP, SenzoloM, Zanetto A, Shalaby S, Cillo U, Zanus G, Angeli P, Burra P.
World J Gastroenterol. 2018 Oct 14; 24(38):4403-4411. Doi:10.3748/wjg.v24.i38.4403.
PMID: 30344424

Transplantation for hepatocellular cancer: pushing to the limits?
Lai Q, Vitale A.
Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Sep 14;3:61. doi: 10.21037/tgh.2018.09.07. eCollection 2018. Review.
PMID: 30363754 [PubMed]

The ILTS Consensus Conference on NAFLD/NASH and liver transplantation.
Burra P, Berenguer M, Pomfret E.
Transplantation. 2018 Oct 26. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002507. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
PMID: 30365465 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Complications and Outcomes of Endoscopic Treatment in a Cohort of Patients With Biliary Stenosis After Orthotopic Liver Transplant: A Retrospective Observational Stud.
Bortolasi L, Violi P, Carraro A, Montin U, Cerofolini A, Munari A, Eccher A, Gramignoli R, Bovo C, Tedeschi U.
Exp Clin Transplant. 2018 Oct 19. doi: 10.6002/ect.2018.0167. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30346264 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Plasmapheresis Therapy in Kidney Transplant Rejection.
Xie P, Tao M, Peng K, Zhao H, Zhang K, Sheng Y, Ankawi G, Ronco C.
Blood Purif. 2018 Sep 25:1-12. doi: 10.1159/000493521. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
PMID: 30253400 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

International Survey on the Management of Acute Kidney Injury and Continuous Renal Replacement Therapies: Year 2018.
Digvijay K, Neri M, Fan W, Ricci Z, Ronco C.
Blood Purif. 2018 Sep 28:1-7. doi: 10.1159/000493724. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 30269144 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Prevalent use of combined prophylaxis of hepatitis B after liver transplantation in Italy: results of a national survey in a large cohort.Prevalent use of combined prophylaxis of hepatitis B after liver transplantation in Italy: results of a national survey in a large cohort.
Marzano A, Andreone P, Boccagni P, Burra P, Caneschi F, Conoscitore PF, Coppola C, DE Carlis L, Fagiuoli S, Forte P, Gaeta GB, Iemmolo RM, Lotti Suffredini A, Mazzola M, Merli M, Parrilli G, Piai G, Piras MR, Salizzoni M, Tamè M, Tisone G, Toniutto P, Vennarecci G, Volpes R, Zamboni F, Caccamo L; ISPHeB group.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2018 Mar;64(1):1-9. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02407-2.
PMID: 29307146 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and liver transplantation - Where do we stand?
Mikolasevic I, Filipec-Kanizaj T, Mijic M, Jakopcic I, Milic S, Hrstic I, Sobocan N, Stimac D, Burra P.
World J Gastroenterol. 2018 Apr 14;24(14):1491-1506. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i14.1491. Review.
PMID: 29662288 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

Mortality in liver transplant recipients with portal vein thrombosis - an updated meta-analysis.
Zanetto A, Rodriguez-Kastro KI, Germani G, Ferrarese A, Cillo U, Burra P, Senzolo M.
Transpl Int. 2018 Sep 19. doi: 10.1111/tri.13353.
PMID:30230053

How does age affect the outcome of kidney transplantation in elderly recipients?
Neri F, Furian L, Cavallin F, Ravaioli M, Silvestre C, Donato P, La Manna G, Pinna AD, Rigotti P.
Clin Transplant. 2017 Oct;31(10). doi: 10.1111/ctr.13036. Epub 2017 Aug 20.
PMID: 28640530 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Are there any relations among transplant centre volume, surgical technique and anatomy for donor graft selection? Ten-year multicentric Italian experience on mini-invasive living donor nephrectomy.
Ravaioli M, Capocasale E, Furian L, De Pace V, Iaria M, Spagnoletti G, Salerno MP, Giacomoni A, De Carlis L, Di Bella C, Rostand NM, Boschiero L, Pasquale G, Bosio A, Collini A, Carmellini M, Airoldi A, Bondonno G, Ditonno P, Impedovo SV, Beretta C, Giussani A, Socci C, Parolini DC, Abelli M, Ticozzelli E, Baccarani U, Adani GL, Caputo F, Buscemi B, Frongia M, Solinas A, Gruttadauria S, Spada M, Pinna AD, Romagnoli J.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2017 Dec 1;32(12):2126-2131. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfx285.
PMID: 29077866 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

A matched pair analysis of multicenter longterm follow-up after split-liver transplantation with extended right grafts.
Ross MW, Cescon M, Angelico R, Andorno E, Rossi G, Pinna A, De Carlis L, Baccarani U, Cillo U, Colledan M, Mazzaferro V, Tisone G, Rossi M, Tuzzolino F, Pagano D, Gruttadauria S, Mazariegos G, Gridelli B, Spada M.
Liver Transpl. 2017 Nov;23(11):1384-1395. doi: 10.1002/lt.24808.
PMID: 28650108 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

A comparison of quality of life and psychological distress in heart transplantation patients at adult and pediatric ages.
Cavalli C, Tarzia V, Marini M, Gregori D, Casella S, Bottio T, Toscano G, Fraiese AP, Gambino A, Volpe B, Gerosa G.
Clin Transplant. 2018 Jun 23:e13335. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13335. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29935045 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Effects of immune suppression for transplantation on inflammatory colorectal cancer progression.
Angriman I, Furian L, Scarpa M, Fassan M, Morgan S, Porzionato A, Kotsafti A, Saadeh L, Silvestre C, De Caro R, Carraro A, Tedeschi U, Bardini R, Rigotti P, Rugge M, Castoro C, Castagliuolo I, Scarpa M.
Oncogenesis. 2018 Jun 19;7(6):46. doi: 10.1038/s41389-018-0055-5.
PMID: 29915171

Efficacy of Prolonged- and Immediate-release Tacrolimus in Kidney Transplantation: A Pooled Analysis of Two Large, Randomized, Controlled Trials.
Krämer BK, Albano L, Banas B, Charpentier B, Bäckman L, Tedesco-Silva H Jr, Lehner F, Mondragón-Ramírez GA, Glyda M, Cassuto-Viguier E, Viklický O, Mourad G, Rigotti P, Schleibner S, Kamar N.
Transplant Proc. 2017 Nov;49(9):2040-2049. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2017.07.011.
PMID: 29149958 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article

Blood Products Transfusion and Mid-Term Outcomes of Lung Transplanted Patients Under Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support.
Pettenuzzo T, Faggi G, Di Gregorio G, Schiavon M, Marulli G, Gregori D, Rea F, Ori C, Feltracco P.
Prog Transplant. 2018 Jan 1:1526924818765816. doi: 10.1177/1526924818765816. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29879861

Theapeutic apheresis in kidney AB0 incompatible transplantation.
Parolo A, Silvestre C, Neri F, Rigotti P, Furian L.
Transfus Apher Sci. 2017 Aug;56(4):506-509. doi: 10.1016/j.transci.2017.07.006. Epub 2017 Jul 10.
PMID: 28774827

Tremor induced by Calcineurin inhibitor immunosuppression: a single-centre observational study in kidney transplanted patients.
Erro R, Bacchin R, Magrinelli F, Tomei P, Geroin C, Squintani G, Lupo A, Zaza G, Tinazzi M.
J Neurol. 2018 May 18. doi: 10.1007/s00415-018-8904-x. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29777361

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome and Kidney Transplantation: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.
Milan Manani S, Virzì GM, Giuliani A, Clementi A, Brocca A, Dissegna D, Martino F, d''Amore ESG, Ronco C.
Nephron. 2017;136(3):245-253. doi: 10.1159/000468528. Epub 2017 Apr 19. Review.
PMID: 28419995

Combined liver-dual kidney transplant: Role in expanded donors.
Ekser B, Silvestre C, Furian L.
Liver Transpl. 2017 Feb;23(2):266-267. doi: 10.1002/lt.24665. Epub 2017 Jan 16. No abstract available.
PMID: 27783463

Extending transplantation criteria for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Burra P, Zanetto A, Gambato M.
Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Aug;2(8):546-547. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(17)30143-7. Epub 2017 May 22. No abstract available.
PMID: 28546008

Risk for virus and non-virus related malignancies following immunosuppression in a cohort of liver transplant recipients. Italy, 1985-2014.
Taborelli M, Piselli P, Ettorre GM, Lauro A, Galatioto L, Baccarani U, Rendina M, Shalaby S, Petrara R, Nudo F, Toti L, Sforza D, Fantola G, Cimaglia C, Agresta A, Vennarecci G, Pinna AD, Gruttadauria S, Risaliti A, Di Leo A, Burra P, Rossi M, Tisone G, Zamboni F, Serraino D; Italian Transplant & Cancer Cohort Study.
Int J Cancer. 2018 Apr 25. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31552.
PMID: 29693248

Normothermic ex-vivo preservation with the portable Organ Care System Lung device for bilateral lung transplantation (INSPIRE): a randomised, open-label, non-inferiority, phase 3 study.
Warnecke G, Van Raemdonck D, Smith MA, Massard G, Kukreja J, Rea F, Loor G, De Robertis F, Nagendran J, Dhital KK, Moradiellos Díez FJ, Knosalla C, Bermudez CA, Tsui S, McCurry K, Wang IW, Deuse T, Lesèche G, Thomas P, Tudorache I, Kühn C, Avsar M, Wiegmann B, Sommer W, Neyrinck A, Schiavon M, Calebrese F, Santelmo N, Olland A, Falcoz PE, Simon AR, Varela A, Madsen JC, Hertz M, Haverich A, Ardehali A.
Lancet Respir Med. 2018 Apr 9. pii: S2213-2600(18)30136-X. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(18)30136-X. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29650408 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Liver transplantation: indications and outcomes
Burra P, Germani G.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2018 Jun;64(2):124-125. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02471-0. No abstract available.
PMID: 29631387

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Quality of life and adherence in liver transplant recipients.
Burra P, Ferrarese A, Feltrin G.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2017 Nov 21. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.17.02459-X.
PMID: 29160655

Are there any relations among transplant centre volume, surgical technique and anatomy for donor graft selection? Ten-year multicentric Italian experience on mini-invasive living donor nephrectomy.
Ravaioli M, Capocasale E, Furian L, De Pace V, Iaria M, Spagnoletti G, Salerno MP, Giacomoni A, De Carlis L, Di Bella C, Rostand NM, Boschiero L, Pasquale G, Bosio A, Collini A, Carmellini M, Airoldi A, Bondonno G, Ditonno P, Impedovo SV, Beretta C, Giussani A, Socci C, Parolini DC, Abelli M, Ticozzelli E, Baccarani U, Adani GL, Caputo F, Buscemi B, Frongia M, Solinas A, Gruttadauria S, Spada M, Pinna AD, Romagnoli J.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2017 Oct 25. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfx285. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29077866

Which Is the True Role of Bridging Therapies for HCC Patients Waiting for Liver Transplantation?
Lai Q, Vitale A, Rossi M, Cillo U, Lerut J; European Hepatocellular Cancer Liver Transplantation (EurHeCaLT) Study Group.
Ann Surg. 2017 Oct 23. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000002575. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available.
PMID: 29064905

DAA in patients with Hepatocellular carcinoma before Liver Transplantation: are we sure is still an open issue?
Shalaby S, Zanetto A, Vitale A, Gambato M, Cillo U, Farinati F, Burra P, Russo FP.
Liver Transpl. 2017 Oct 11. doi: 10.1002/lt.24956. No abstract available.
PMID: 29024423

Single center experience in urgent lung transplantation program in a country with a shortage of donors: does the end justify the means?
Schiavon M, Faggi G, Di Gregorio G, Francesca C, Lunardi F, Marulli G, Feltracco P, Loy M, Damin M, Cozzi E, Gregori D, Calabrese F, Rea F.
Clin Transplant. 2017 Oct 3. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13129.
PMID: 28972662


Optimizing the Safety Profile of Everolimus by Delayed Initiation in De Novo Heart Transplant Recipients: Results of the Prospective Randomized Study EVERHEART.
Potena L, Pellegrini C, Grigioni F, Amarelli C, Livi U, Maccherini M, Masciocco G, Faggian G, Della Monica PL, Gerosa G, Marraudino N, Corda M, Boffini M; EVERHEART Investigators.
Transplantation. 2017 Sep 19. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000001945.
PMID: 28930797

Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing postorthotopic liver transplant tuberculosis: is there a safe alternative to isoniazid?
Sgarabotto D, Fasolato S, Vianello F, Vittadello F, Boccagni P, Ferrarese A, Burra P, Angeli P, Cillo U.
Transpl Int. 2017 Jul;30(7):734-736. doi: 10.1111/tri.12955. Epub 2017 May 2. No abstract available.
PMID: 28332726

Filling the gap between clinical trials and real life in the treatment of severe HCV recurrence after liver transplantation.
Burra P, Zanetto A.
Transpl Int. 2017 Mar;30(3):239-242. doi: 10.1111/tri.12917. No abstract available.
PMID: 28102906

Timing for treatment of HCV recurrence after liver transplantation: the earlier the better.
Russo FP, Zanetto A, Burra P.
Transpl Int. 2016 Jun;29(6):694-7. doi: 10.1111/tri.12739. No abstract available.
PMID: 26713429

The mechanisms of rejection in solid organ transplantation.
Cozzi E, Colpo A, De Silvestro G.
Transfus Apher Sci. 2017 Jul 8. pii: S1473-0502(17)30133-7. doi: 10.1016/j.transci.2017.07.005.
PMID: 28916402

Potential role of effector memory T cells in chronic T cell-mediated kidney graft rejection.
Curci C, Sallustio F, Serino G, De Palma G, Trpevski M, Fiorentino M, Rossini M, Quaglia M, Valente M, Furian L, Toscano A, Mazzucco G, Barreca A, Bussolino S, Gesualdo L, Stratta P, Rigotti P, Citterio F, Biancone L, Schena FP.
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2016 Dec;31(12):2131-2142. Epub 2016 Jul 1.
PMID: 27369853

Long- term outcome of renal transplantation from octogenarian donors: A multicenter controlled study.
Ruggenenti P, Silvestre C, Boschiero L, Rota G, Furian L, Perna A, Rossini G, Remuzzi G, Rigotti P.
Am J Transplant. 2017 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/ajt.14459.
PMID: 28792681

Therapeutic apheresis in kidney AB0 incompatible transplantation.
Parolo A, Silvestre C, Neri F, Rigotti P, Furian L.
Transfus Apher Sci. 2017 Jul 10. pii: S1473-0502(17)30134-9. doi: 10.1016/j.transci.2017.07.006.
PMID: 28774827

Effect of corticosteroid administration on neurologically deceased organ donors and transplant recipients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
D'Aragon F, Belley-Cote E, Agarwal A, Frenette AJ, Lamontagne F, Guyatt G, Dhanani S, Meade MO.
BMJ Open. 2017 Jun 30;7(6):e014436. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014436.
PMID: 28667204

Intention-to-treat survival benefit of liver transplantation in patients with hepatocellular cancer.
Lai Q, Vitale A, Iesari S, Finkenstedt A, Mennini G, Spoletini G, Hoppe-Lotichius M, Vennarecci G, Manzia TM, Nicolini D, Avolio AW, Frigo AC, Cillo U, Graziadei I, Rossi M, Tsochatzis E, Otto G, Ettorre GM, Tisone G, Vivarelli M, Agnes S, Lerut J; European Hepatocellular Cancer Liver Transplant Study Group.
Hepatology. 2017 Jun 27. doi: 10.1002/hep.29342.
PMID: 28653750

Rapid screening for malignancy in organ donors. 15 years experience with the Verona "Alert" protocol and review of the literature.
Eccher A, Cima L, Ciangherotti A, Montin U, Violi P, Carraro A, Tedeschi U, Nacchia F, Fior F, Rostand M, Boschiero L, D'Errico A, Scarpa A, Casartelli-Liviero M, Ferrari G, Rodini V, Tomaselli E, Zampicinini L, Vanzo F, Bovo C, Feltrin G, Neil D, Brunelli M.
Clin Transplant. 2017 Jun 30. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13045.
PMID: 28665524

How does age affect the outcome of kidney transplantation in elderly recipients?
Neri F, Furian L, Cavallin F, Ravaioli M, Silvestre C, Donato P, La Manna G, Pinna AD, Rigotti P.
Clin Transplant. 2017 Jun 22. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13036.
PMID: 28640530

Therapeutic approaches for portal biliopathy: A systematic review.
Franceschet I, Zanetto A, Ferrarese A, Burra P, Senzolo M.
World J Gastroenterol. 2016 Dec 7;22(45)

Use of Everolimus in Liver Transplantation: Recommendations From a Working Group.
De Simone P, Fagiuoli S, Cescon M, De Carlis L, Tisone G, Volpes R, Cillo U; Consensus Panel.
Transplantation. 2017 Feb;101(2):239-251.

Drop-out rate from the liver transplant waiting list due to HCC progression in HCV-infected patients treated with direct acting antivirals.
Zanetto A, Shalaby S, Vitale A, Mescoli C, Ferrarese A, Gambato M, Franceschet E, Germani G, Senzolo M, Romano A, Angeli P, Rugge M, Farinati F, Forton DM, Cillo U, Burra P, Russo FP.
Liver Transpl. 2017 May 22. doi: 10.1002/lt.24790

Liver Retransplantation for Hepatic Abscess Due to Hepatic Artery Thrombosis: A Case Report.
Zanus G, Romano M, Finotti M, Dalla Bona E, Sgarabotto D, Bassi D, Mescoli C, Angeli P, Burra P, Gringeri E, Vitale A, D'Amico F, Feltracco P, Cillo U.
Transplant Proc. 2017 May;49(4):736-739

Safety and Efficacy of Citrate Anticoagulation for Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury After Liver Transplantation: A Single-Center Experience.
Pertica N, Cicciarella L, Carraro A, Montin U, Violi P, Lupo A, Zaza G.
Transplant Proc. 2017 May;49(4):674-676

Fast Chromotrope Aniline Blue Special Stain Is a Useful Tool to Assess Fibrosis on Liver Biopsy During Transplantation.
Cima L, Riva G, D'Errico A, Casartelli-Liviero M, Capelli P, Tomezzoli A, Montin U, Carraro A, Scarpa A, Ghimenton C, Colombari R, Brunelli M, Eccher A.
Transplant Proc. 2017 May;49(4):667-670

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome and Kidney Transplantation: A Case Series and Review of the Literature.
Milan Manani S, Virzì GM, Giuliani A, Clementi A, Brocca A, Dissegna D, Martino F, d'Amore ESG, Ronco C.
Nephron. 2017 Apr 19. doi: 10.1159/000468528.
PMID: 28419995

Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing post orthotopic liver transplant tuberculosis: is there a safe alternative to isoniazid?
Sgarabotto D, Fasolato S, Vianello F, Vittadello F, Boccagni P, Ferrarese A, Burra P, Angeli P, Cillo U.
Transpl Int. 2017 Mar 23. doi: 10.1111/tri.12955
PMID: 28332726

Normothermic perfusion in the assessment and preservation of declined livers prior to transplantation: hyperoxia and vasoplegia - important lessons from the first 12 cases
Watson CJ, Kosmoliaptsis V, Randle LV, Gimson AE, Brais R, Klinck JR, Hamed M, Tsyben A, Butler AJ
Transplantation. 2017 Jan 25

Protocol of a randomised controlled, open-label trial of ex vivo normothermic perfusion versus static cold storage in donation after circulatory death renal transplantation
Hosgood SA, Saeb-Parsy K, Wilson C, Callaghan C, Collett D, Nicholson ML.
BMJ Open. 2017 Jan 23;7(1)

Ureteric complications in recipients of kidneys from donation after circulatory death donors.
Mah TJ, Mallon DH, Brewster O, Saeb-Parsy K, Butler AJ, Bradley JA, Kosmoliaptsis V.
Clin Transplant. 2017 Jan 23

Recent advances in understanding and managing liver transplantation
Russo FP, Ferrarese A, Zanetto A.
F1000Res. 2016 Dec 21;5.

Filling the gap between clinical trials and real life in the treatment of severe HCV recurrence after liver transplantation.
Burra P, Zanetto A.
Transpl Int. 2017 Jan 19

Coronary Microvascular Dysfunction Predicts Long-Term Outcome in Simultaneous Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation.
Tona F, Silvestre C, Rigato M, Famoso G, Marchini F, Bonfante L, Neri F, Furian L, Crepaldi C, Iliceto S, Rigotti P.
Transplant Proc. 2016 Mar

Representing Subnormothermic Machine Perfusion in Fatty Livers: The Complete Picture?
Vairetti M, Ferrigno A, Gringeri E, Cillo U.
Am J Transplant. 2017 Jan 9

Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma through the lens of transplant benefit.
Cillo U, Vitale A, Polacco M, Fasolo E.
Hepatology, 2016 Dec 23

Successful heart transplant after 1374 days living with a total artificial heart.
Gerosa G, Gallo M, Bottio T, Tarzia V.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Apr;49(4):e88-9

Direct Revascularization with Autotransplant Technique for a True-Aneurysm of the Renal Artery 20 Years after Kidney Transplantation.
Mezzetto L, Boschiero L, Fior F, Nguefouet Momo RE, Nacchia F, Eccher A, Macrì M, Veraldi GF.
Ann Vasc Surg. 2016 Apr;32:132.e5-8

Digital reporting of whole-slide images is safe and suitable for assessing organ quality in preimplantation renal biopsies.
Eccher A, Neil D, Ciangherotti A, Cima L, Boschiero L, Martignoni G, Ghimenton C, Chilosi M, Giobelli L, Zampicinini L, Casartelli M, Brunelli M.
Hum Pathol. 2015 Sep 30

Long-term Outcome of Living Kidney Donation: Position Paper of the European Committee on Organ Transplantation, Council of Europe
Cozzi E, Biancone L, López-Fraga M, Nanni-Costa A.
Transplantation. 2015

Inflammatory cell burden and phenotype in endomyocardial biopsies with antibody-mediated rejection (AMR): a multicenter pilot study from the AECVP.
Fedrigo M, Leone O, Burke MM, Rice A, Toquet C, Vernerey D, Frigo AC, Guillemain R, Pattier S, Smith J, Lota A, Potena L, Bontadini A, Ceccarelli C, Poli F, Feltrin G, Gerosa G, Manzan E, Thiene G, Bruneval P, Angelini A, Van Huyen JP.
Am J Transplant. 2015 Feb;15(2):526-34.

Levosimendan in lung transplant recipients with difficult weaning from ECMO.
Feltracco P, Carollo C, Ori C.
Minerva Anestesiol. 2015 Jan;81(1):92-3. Epub 2014 Oct. 13

Everolimus prevents coronary microvasculopathy in heart transplant recipients with normal coronary angiograms: an anatomo-functional study.
Tona F, Fedrigo M, Famoso G, Previato M, Tellatin S, Vecchiati A, Bellu R, Marra MP, Feltrin G, Gerosa G, Thiene G, Iliceto S, Angelini A.
Transplant Proc. 2014 Sep;46(7):2339-44.

Markers of acute rejection and graft acceptance in liver transplantation.
Germani G, Rodriguez-Castro K, Russo FP, Senzolo M, Zanetto A, Ferrarese A, Burra P.
World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jan 28;21(4):1061-8.

Profile of the average organ non-donor: can it be used predictively?
Torres EA, Martínez NA, Martínez P, Ayala AM, Millián D, Rivera C, Saadé M, Davis J.
P R Health Sci J. 2014 Sep;33(3):129-31

iPathology cockpit diagnostic station: validation according to College of American Pathologists Pathology and Laboratory Quality Center recommendation at the Hospital Trust and University of Verona.
Brunelli M, Beccari S, Colombari R, Gobbo S, Giobelli L, Pellegrini A, Chilosi M, Lunardi M, Martignoni G, Scarpa A,Eccher A.

Who gets a second heart? A current picture of cardiac retransplantation.
Pozzi M, d'Alessandro C, Fernandez F, Nguyen A, Pavie A, Leprince P, Varnous S, Kirsch M.
Transplant Proc. 2014 Jan-Feb;46(1):202-7.

Markers of acute rejection and graft acceptance in liver transplantation.
Germani G, Rodriguez-Castro K, Russo FP, Senzolo M, Zanetto A, Ferrarese A, Burra P.
World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jan 28;21(4):1061-1068. Review.

The immunological barriers to xenotransplantation.
Vadori M, Cozzi E.
Tissue Antigens. 2015 Oct;86(4):239-53.

Sclerostin and Dickkopf-1 in post-menopausal renal allograft recipients.
Tomei P, Zaza G, Granata S, Gatti D, Fraccarollo C, Gesualdo L, Boschiero L, Lupo A.
Transplant Proc. 2014 Sep;46(7):2241-6

Desensitization with plasmapheresis and anti-Cd20 for ABO incompatible kidney transplantation from living donor: experience of a single center in Italy.
Silvestre C, Furian L, Marson P, Tison T, Valente M, Marchini F, Rossi B, Bonfante L, Valerio F, Cozzi E, Rigotti P.
Transplant Proc. 2014 Sep;46(7):2209-13

Everolimus associated with low-dose calcineurin inhibitors, an option in kidney transplant recipients of very old donors.
Furian L, Silvestre C, Vallese L, Baldan N, Donato P, Bonfante L, Cavallin F, Marchini F, Rigotti P.
Transplant Proc. 2014 Dec;46(10):3390-5.

A single-center experience with 200 dual kidney transplantations.
Rigotti P, Capovilla G, Di Bella C, Silvestre C, Donato P, Baldan N, Furian L.
Clin Transplant. 2014 Dec;28(12):1433-40

Expanding the lung donor pool: advancements and emerging pathways
Reeb J, Keshavjee S, Cypel M.
Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2015 Aug 8

Evaluation of vestibulo-ocular reflex in patients with damage to the central nervous system (GCS score 5-3).
Rzewnicki I, �ebkowski W, Kordecki JK.
Adv Med Sci. 2014 Dec 16;60(1):107-111

Assessment of alcohol consumption in liver transplant candidates and recipients: the best combination of the tools available
Piano S, Marchioro L, Gola E, Rosi S, Morando F, Cavallin M, Sticca A, Fasolato S, Forza G, Chiara Frigo A, Plebani M, Zanus G, Cillo U, Gatta A, Angeli P.
Liver Transpl. 2014 Jul;20(7):815-22

“Hanging Donors": Are We Still Skeptical About the Lungs?
Mohite PN, Patil NP, Sabashnikov A, Zych B, García Sáez D, Popov AF, De Robertis F, Bahrami T, Amrani M, Reed A, Carby M, Simon AR.
Transplant Proc. 2015 Mar;47(2):261-266.

A new technique for avoiding barotrauma-induced complications in apnea testing for brain death.
Denny JT, Burr A, Tse J, Denny JE, Chyu D, Cohen S, Patel AN.
J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Mar 10.

Apnea test in brain death. Is it safe to perform with CPAP using conventional respirators?
González-Gómez JM, Morales Martínez A, Camacho Alonso JM, Milano Manso G.
Med Intensiva. 2015 Mar 31

Simulation training in brain death determination.
Hocker S, Wijdicks EF
Semin Neurol. 2015 Apr;35(2):180-8

Families and brain death.
Kompanje EJ
Semin Neurol. 2015 Apr;35(2):169-73

Brain death: the European perspective.
Citerio G, Murphy PG.
Semin Neurol. 2015 Apr;35(2):139-44

The Relevance of Directive 2010/53/EU for Living Organ Donation Practice: An ELPAT View.
Van Assche K, Sterckx S, Lennerling A, Mamode N, Citterio F, Frunza M, Zuidema WC, Burnapp L, Weimar W, Dor FJ. Transplantation. 2015

Donation after cardiocirculatory death in Italy? It is within our range
Vesconi S, Procaccio F
Minerva Anestesiol. 2013 Dec;79(12):1443

QTc interval prolongation and hepatic encephalopathy in patients candidates for liver transplantation: A valid inference?
Marafioti V, Benetti V, Montin U, Carbone V, Petrosino A, Tedeschi U, Rossi A.
Int J Cardiol. 2015 Apr 6;188:43-44

Cost-effectiveness of Pre-Transplant Sofosbuvir for Preventing Recurrent HCV Infection after Liver Transplantation.
Vitale A, Spolverato G, Burra P, De Feo TM, Belli L, Donato F, Svegliati Baroni G, Marianelli T, Picciotto A, Toniutto P, Bhoori S, Passigato N, Lucà MG, Russo FP, Cillo U, Fagiuoli S; Liver Transplantation NITp working group.
Transpl Int. 2015 Apr 11.

Sorafenib use in the transplant setting.
Castelli G, Burra P, Giacomin A, Vitale A, Senzolo M, Cillo U, Farinati F.
Liver Transpl. 2014 Sep;20(9):1021-8. doi: 10.1002/lt.23911. Epub 2014 Aug 4. Review.

Management of infections pre- and post-liver transplantation: report of an AISF consensus conference.
Fagiuoli S, Colli A, Bruno R, Craxì A, Gaeta GB, Grossi P, Mondelli MU, Puoti M, Sagnelli E, Stefani S, Toniutto P, Burra P; 2011 AISF Single Topic Group.
J Hepatol. 2014 May;60(5):1075-89. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2013.12.021.

Hepatitis C virus infection in end stage renal disease and after kidney transplant.
Rodriguez-Castro KI, Morisco F, Rigotti P, Rugge M, Burra P.
J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2014 Sep;23(3):340-2.

Hepatitis C virus infection in end-stage renal disease and kidney transplantation.
Burra P, Rodríguez-Castro KI, Marchini F, Bonfante L, Furian L, Ferrarese A, Zanetto A, Germani G, Russo FP, Senzolo M.
Transpl Int. 2014 Sep;27(9):877-91.

Urgency, utility, and time horizon of transplant benefit.
Vitale A, Volk M, Cillo U.
Liver Transpl. 2015 Apr;21(4):565-6.

Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema.
Busl KM, Bleck TP.
Crit Care Med. 2015 Jun 10.

The era of the new directly acting antivirals: Has the time come for kidney transplant only in compensated cirrhosis?
Burra P, Rodríguez-Castro KI, Rigotti P.
Transpl Int. 2015 May;28(5):620-1.

Perioperative thrombotic complications in liver transplantation.
Feltracco P, Barbieri S, Cillo U, Zanus G, Senzolo M, Ori C.
World J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jul 14;21(26):8004-13.

Age and equity in liver transplant: An organ allocation model.
Cucchetti A, Friedman Ross L, Thistlethwaite JR Jr, Vitale A, Ravaioli M, Cescon M, Ercolani G, Burra P, Cillo U, Pinna AD
Liver Transpl. 2015 Jul 14.

Results with SynCardia total artificial heart beyond 1 year
Torregrossa G, Morshuis M, Varghese R, Hosseinian L, Vida V, Tarzia V, Loforte A, Duveau D, Arabia F, Leprince P, Kasirajan V, Beyersdorf F, Musumeci F, Hetzer R, Krabatsch T, Gummert J, Copeland J, Gerosa G.
ASAIO J. 2014 Nov-Dec;60(6):626-34.

HCV and liver transplantation: where do we stand?
Burra P, De Martin E, Zanetto A, Senzolo M, Russo FP, Zanus G, Fagiuoli S.
Transpl Int. 2015 Jul 21.