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Liquid Biopsy in Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Where Are We Now?
Pelizzaro F, Cardin R, Penzo B, Pinto E, Vitale A, Cillo U, Russo FP, Farinati F.
Cancers (Basel). 2021 May 10;13(9):2274. doi: 10.3390/cancers13092274.
PMID: 34068786 Free PMC article. Review.

Limitations of current liver donor allocation systems and the impact of newer indications for liver transplantation.
Burra P, Samuel D, Sundaram V, Duvoux C, Petrowsky H, Terrault N, Jalan R.
J Hepatol. 2021 Jul;75 Suppl 1:S178-S190. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2021.01.007.
PMID: 34039488 Review.

Italian association for the study of the liver position statement on SARS-CoV2 vaccination.
Russo FP, Piano S, Bruno R, Burra P, Puoti M, Masarone M, Montagnese S, Ponziani FR, Petta S, Aghemo A; Italian Association for the Study of the Liver.
Dig Liver Dis. 2021 Jun;53(6):677-681. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2021.03.013. Epub 2021 Apr 30.
PMID: 33941488 Free PMC article.

Italian association for the study of the liver position statement on SARS-CoV2 vaccination.
Russo FP, Piano S, Bruno R, Burra P, Puoti M, Masarone M, Montagnese S, Ponziani FR, Petta S, Aghemo A; Italian Association for the Study of the Liver.
Dig Liver Dis. 2021 Apr 5:S1590-8658(21)00128-6. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2021.03.013. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33941488 Free PMC article.

A challenging liver transplantation for decompensated alcoholic liver disease after recovery from SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Gambato M, Germani G, Perini B, Gringeri E, Feltracco P, Plebani M, Burra P, Russo FP.
Transpl Int. 2021 Apr;34(4):756-757. doi: 10.1111/tri.13842. Epub 2021 Feb 27.
PMID: 33556199 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Successful Lung Transplantation in a Patient With History of Lobectomy for Small Cell Lung Cancer: A Case Report.
Faccioli E, Dell'Amore A, Schiavon M, Rea F.
Transplant Proc. 2021 Apr 11:S0041-1345(21)00204-9. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2021.03.016. Online ahead of print.

A clinical evaluation of VO2 kinetics in kidney transplant recipients.
Patti A, Neunhaeuserer D, Ortolan S, Roman F, Gasperetti A, Battista F, Di Bella C, Gobbo S, Bergamin M, Furian L, Ermolao A.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2021 Apr 3. doi: 10.1007/s00421-021-04672-x. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33811560

Liver Transplantation for T2 Hepatocellular Carcinoma during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Novel Model Balancing Individual Benefit against Healthcare Resources.
Cillo U, Vitale A, Volk ML, Frigo AC, Feltracco P, Cattelan A, Brancaccio G, Feltrin G, Angeli P, Burra P, Lonardi S, Trapani S, Cardillo M.
Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar 19;13(6):1416. doi: 10.3390/cancers13061416.
PMID: 33808790

Bile Microbiota in Liver Transplantation: Proof of Concept Using Gene Amplification in a Heterogeneous Clinical Scenario.
D'Amico F, Bertacco A, Finotti M, Di Renzo C, Rodriguez-Davalos MI, Gondolesi GE, Cillo U, Mulligan D, Geibel J.
Front Surg. 2021 Mar 16;8:621525. doi: 10.3389/fsurg.2021.621525. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33796547 Free PMC article.

An Italian survey on the use of T-tube in liver transplantation: old habits die hard!
Pravisani R, De Simone P, Patrono D, Lauterio A, Cescon M, Gringeri E, Colledan M, Di Benedetto F, di Francesco F, Antonelli B, Manzia TM, Carraro A, Vivarelli M, Regalia E, Vennarecci G, Guglielmo N, Cesaretti M, Avolio AW, Valentini MF, Lai Q, Baccarani U.
Updates Surg. 2021 Apr 1. doi: 10.1007/s13304-021-01019-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33792888

Correction to: Immunosuppressive regimens for adult liver transplant recipients in real-life practice: consensus recommendations from an Italian Working Group.
Cillo U, De Carlis L, Del Gaudio M, De Simone P, Fagiuoli S, Lupo F, Tisone G, Volpes R; Italian Liver Transplant Working Group.
Hepatol Int. 2021 Mar 29. doi: 10.1007/s12072-021-10178-7. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33779872 No abstract available.

How to Preserve Liver Grafts From Circulatory Death With Long Warm Ischemia? A Retrospective Italian Cohort Study With Normothermic Regional Perfusion and Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion.
De Carlis R, Schlegel A, Frassoni S, Olivieri T, Ravaioli M, Camagni S, Patrono D, Bassi D, Pagano D, Di Sandro S, Lauterio A, Bagnardi V, Gruttadauria S, Cillo U, Romagnoli R, Colledan M, Cescon M, Di Benedetto F, Muiesan P, De Carlis L.
Transplantation. 2021 Jan 7. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000003595. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33617211

Donor-Transmitted Cancers in Transplanted Livers: Analysis of Clinical Outcomes.
Eccher A, Girolami I, Marletta S, Brunelli M, Carraro A, Montin U, Boggi U, Mescoli C, Novelli L, Malvi D, Lombardini L, Cardillo M, Neil D, D'Errico A.
Liver Transpl. 2021 Jan;27(1):55-66. doi: 10.1002/lt.25858. Epub 2020 Sep 15.
PMID: 32746498

Machine Perfusions in Liver Transplantation: The Evidence-Based Position Paper of the Italian Society of Organ and Tissue Transplantation.
Ghinolfi D, Lai Q, Dondossola D, De Carlis R, Zanierato M, Patrono D, Baroni S, Bassi D, Ferla F, Lauterio A, Lazzeri C, Magistri P, Melandro F, Pagano D, Pezzati D, Ravaioli M, Rreka E, Toti L, Zanella A, Burra P, Petta S, Rossi M, Dutkowski P, Jassem W, Muiesan P, Quintini C, Selzner M, Cillo U.
Liver Transpl. 2020 Oct;26(10):1298-1315. doi: 10.1002/lt.25817.
PMID: 32519459

Outcomes of Liver Transplant for Adults With Wilson's Disease.
Ferrarese A, Morelli MC, Carrai P, Milana M, Angelico M, Perricone G, Belli LS, Marrone G, Grieco A, Martini S, Manini MA, Fagiuoli S, Toniutto P, Galeota Lanza A, Bhoori S, Petta S, Giannini EG, Burra P.
Liver Transpl. 2020 Apr;26(4):507-516. doi: 10.1002/lt.25714. Epub 2020 Feb 23.
PMID: 31901209

Defining Quality Criteria for Success in Organ Donation Programs: A Scoping Review.
Silva E Silva V, Schirmer J, Roza BD, de Oliveira PC, Dhanani S, Almost J, Schafer M, Tranmer J.
Can J Kidney Health Dis. 2021 Feb 20;8:2054358121992921. doi: 10.1177/2054358121992921. eCollection 2021.
PMID: 33680483 Free PMC article.

The Need for Consensus About Liver Transplantation For Patients With Neuropsychiatric Wilson's Disease.
Ferrarese A, Burra P.
Prog Transplant. 2021 Mar 11:15269248211002806. doi: 10.1177/15269248211002806. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33706599

Changing indications for liver transplant: slow decline of hepatitis viruses in Italy.
Brancaccio G, Vitale A, Signoriello G, Gaeta GB, Cillo U.
Infect Dis (Lond). 2020 Aug;52(8):557-562. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2020.1763453. Epub 2020 May 13.
PMID: 32401092

How to Preserve Liver Grafts From Circulatory Death With Long Warm Ischemia? A Retrospective Italian Cohort Study With Normothermic Regional Perfusion and Hypothermic Oxygenated Perfusion.
De Carlis R, Schlegel A, Frassoni S, Olivieri T, Ravaioli M, Camagni S, Patrono D, Bassi D, Pagano D, Di Sandro S, Lauterio A, Bagnardi V, Gruttadauria S, Cillo U, Romagnoli R, Colledan M, Cescon M, Di Benedetto F, Muiesan P, De Carlis L.
Transplantation. 2021 Jan 7. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000003595. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33617211

Discovered cancers at postmortem donor examination: A starting point for quality improvement of donor assessment.
Girolami I, Neil D, Segev DL, Furian L, Zaza G, Boggi U, Gambaro G, De Feo T, Casartelli-Liviero M, Cardillo M, Lombardini L, Zampicinini L, D'Errico A, Eccher A.
Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2021 Feb 20;35(2):100608. doi: 10.1016/j.trre.2021.100608. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33647551 Review.

A challenging liver transplantation for decompensated alcoholic liver disease after recovery from SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Gambato M, Germani G, Perini B, Gringeri E, Feltracco P, Plebani M, Burra P, Russo FP.
Transpl Int. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1111/tri.13842. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33556199

Diffuse Micro-Nodules on Peritoneal Surfaces at Donor Organ Procurement: Highlights on the Diagnostic Challenge and Transplant Management.
Eccher A, Carraro A, Girolami I, Villanova M, Borin A, Violi P, Paro B, Mescoli C, Malvi D, Novelli L, D'Errico A, Rossini G, Ungari M.
Am J Case Rep. 2021 Feb 13;22:e929348. doi: 10.12659/AJCR.929348.
PMID: 33579891

Development and Validation of a Comprehensive Model to Estimate Early Allograft Failure Among Patients Requiring Early Liver Retransplant.
Avolio AW, Franco A, Schlegel A, Lai Q, Meli S, Burra P, Patrono D, Ravaioli M, Bassi D, Ferla F, Pagano D, Violi P, Camagni S, Dondossola D, Montalti R, Alrawashdeh W, Vitale A, Teofili L, Spoletini G, Magistri P, Bongini M, Rossi M, Mazzaferro V, Di Benedetto F, Hammond J, Vivarelli M, Agnes S, Colledan M, Carraro A, Cescon M, De Carlis L, Caccamo L, Gruttadauria S, Muiesan P, Cillo U, Romagnoli R, De Simone P.
JAMA Surg. 2020 Dec 1;155(12):e204095. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.4095. Epub 2020 Dec 16.
PMID: 33112390 Free PMC article.

A Translational Approach to Standardization of Machine Perfusion Adoption in Ex Vivo Liver Resection.
Gringeri E, Auricchio P, Perin L, D'Amico FE, Bassi D, Boetto R, Polacco M, Di Giunta M, Luisetto R, Cillo U.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Jun;27(6):1919. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-08163-4. Epub 2020 Jan 3.
PMID: 31900807

A Changing Paradigm in Heart Transplantation: An Integrative Approach for Invasive and Non-Invasive Allograft Rejection Monitoring.
Giarraputo A, Barison I, Fedrigo M, Burrello J, Castellani C, Tona F, Bottio T, Gerosa G, Barile L, Angelini A.
Biomolecules. 2021 Feb 1;11(2):201. doi: 10.3390/biom11020201.
PMID: 33535640 Review.

Hepatocellular carcinoma and the risk of de novo malignancies after liver transplantation.
Shalaby S, Taborelli M, Zanetto A, Ferrarese A, D'Arcangelo F, Gambato M, Senzolo M, Russo FP, Germani G, Boccagni P, Ettorre GM, Baccarani U, Lauro A, Galatioto L, Rendina M, Petrara R, De Rossi A, Nudo F, Toti L, Fantola G, Vennarecci G, Risaliti A, Pinna AD, Gruttadauria S, Di Leo A, Rossi M, Tisone G, Zamboni F, Cillo U, Piselli P, Serraino D, Burra P; Italian Transplant, Cancer Cohort Study.
Transpl Int. 2021 Jan 25. doi: 10.1111/tri.13831. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33492715

Atrial fibrillation after orthotopic heart transplantatation: Pathophysiology and clinical impact.
Ferretto S, Giuliani I, Sanavia T, Bottio T, Fraiese AP, Gambino A, Tarzia V, Toscano G, Iliceto S, Gerosa G, Leoni L.
Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc. 2021 Jan 12;32:100710. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcha.2020.100710. eCollection 2021 Feb.
PMID: 33490363 Free PMC article.

Machine Learning in Liver Transplantation: a tool for some unsolved questions?
Ferrarese A, Sartori G, Orrù G, Frigo AC, Pelizzaro F, Burra P, Senzolo M.
Transpl Int. 2021 Jan 11. doi: 10.1111/tri.13818. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33428298 Review.

The biological age of the heart is consistently younger than chronological age.
Pavanello S, Campisi M, Fabozzo A, Cibin G, Tarzia V, Toscano G, Gerosa G.
Sci Rep. 2020 Jul 1;10(1):10752. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-67622-1.
PMID: 32612244 Free PMC article.

Invasive fungal infection before and after liver transplantation.
Ferrarese A, Cattelan A, Cillo U, Gringeri E, Russo FP, Germani G, Gambato M, Burra P, Senzolo M.
World J Gastroenterol. 2020 Dec 21;26(47):7485-7496. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v26.i47.7485.
PMID: 33384549 Free PMC article. Review.

BCLC staging system and liver transplantation: From a stage to a therapeutic hierarchy.
Lai Q, Vitale A.
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2020 Dec 17:S1499-3872(20)30253-8. doi: 10.1016/j.hbpd.2020.12.014. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33358081 No abstract available.

Impact of COVID-19 on liver transplantation in Europe: alert from an early survey of European Liver and Intestine Transplantation Association and European Liver Transplant Registry.
Polak WG, Fondevila C, Karam V, Adam R, Baumann U, Germani G, Nadalin S, Taimr P, Toso C, Troisi RI, Zieniewicz K, Belli LS, Duvoux C.
Transpl Int. 2020 Oct;33(10):1244-1252. doi: 10.1111/tri.13680. Epub 2020 Aug 13.
PMID: 32609908 Free PMC article.

COVID-19 and kidney transplantation: Results from the TANGO International Transplant Consortium.
Cravedi P, Mothi SS, Azzi Y, Haverly M, Farouk SS, Pérez-Sáez MJ, Redondo-Pachón MD, Murphy B, Florman S, Cyrino LG, Grafals M, Venkataraman S, Cheng XS, Wang AX, Zaza G, Ranghino A, Furian L, Manrique J, Maggiore U, Gandolfini I, Agrawal N, Patel H, Akalin E, Riella LV.
Am J Transplant. 2020 Nov;20(11):3140-3148. doi: 10.1111/ajt.16185. Epub 2020 Aug 4.
PMID: 32649791 Free PMC article.

Outcome and quality of life of patients with augmented bladder or urinary diversion after kidney transplantation.
Pozza G, Iafrate M, Mancini M, Silvestre C, Neri F, Furian L, Rigotti P, Prayer Galetti T.
Arch Ital Urol Androl. 2020 Dec 17;92(4). doi: 10.4081/aiua.2020.4.286.
PMID: 33348954

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic in Children with CKD or Immunosuppression.
Mastrangelo A, Morello W, Vidal E, Guzzo I, Annicchiarico Petruzzelli L, Benetti E, Materassi M, Giordano M, Pasini A, Corrado C, Puccio G, Chimenz R, Pecoraro C, Massella L, Peruzzi L, Montini G; COVID-19 Task Force of the Italian Society of Pediatric Nephrology; COVID-19 TASK FORCE of the Italian Society of Pediatric Nephrology.
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Dec 14:CJN.13120820. doi: 10.2215/CJN.13120820. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33318026 No abstract available.

COVID-19 in Heart Transplant Recipients: A Multicenter Analysis of the Northern Italian Outbreak.
Bottio T, Bagozzi L, Fiocco A, Nadali M, Caraffa R, Bifulco O, Ponzoni M, Lombardi CM, Metra M, Russo CF, Frigerio M, Masciocco G, Potena L, Loforte A, Pacini D, Faggian G, Onorati F, Sponga S, Livi U, Iacovoni A, Terzi A, Senni M, Rinaldi M, Boffini M, Marro M, Jorgji V, Carrozzini M, Gerosa G.
JACC Heart Fail. 2020 Oct 29:S2213-1779(20)30586-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jchf.2020.10.009. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33309578 Free PMC article.

Detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 in corneas from asymptomatic donors.
Ferrari S, Del Vecchio C, Leonardi A, Feltrin G, Yu AC, Busin M, Crisanti A, Ponzin D.
Acta Ophthalmol. 2020 Dec 16. doi: 10.1111/aos.14692. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33326155 No abstract available.

Allocation of liver grafts worldwide - Is there a best system?
Tschuor C, Ferrarese A, Kuemmerli C, Dutkowski P, Burra P, Clavien PA; Liver Allocation Study Group.
J Hepatol. 2019 Oct;71(4):707-718. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2019.05.025. Epub 2019 Jun 12.
PMID: 31199941

De novo and recurrent malignancy.
Shalaby S, Burra P.
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2020 Jun-Aug;46-47:101680. doi: 10.1016/j.bpg.2020.101680. Epub 2020 Sep 11.
PMID: 33158464 Review.

Severe acute alcoholic hepatitis: can we offer early liver transplantation?
Burra P, Bizzaro D, Forza G, Feltrin A, Volpe B, Ronzan A, Feltrin G, Carretta G, D'Amico F, Cillo U, Germani G.
Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2020 Nov 3. doi: 10.23736/S1121-421X.20.02778-6. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33140622

Multicentre evaluation of case volume in minimally invasive hepatectomy.
Viganò L, Cimino M, Aldrighetti L, Ferrero A, Cillo U, Guglielmi A, Ettorre GM, Giuliante F, Dalla Valle R, Mazzaferro V, Jovine E, De Carlis L, Calise F, Torzilli G; Italian Group of Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery (I Go MILS).
Br J Surg. 2020 Mar;107(4):443-451. doi: 10.1002/bjs.11369. Epub 2019 Dec 9.
PMID: 32167174

Propofol target controlled infusion as an early marker of liver function after transplantation: A case series.
De Cassai A, Carron M, Veronese S, Ieppariello G, Cillo U, Feltracco P.
J Clin Anesth. 2020 Feb;59:114-115. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinane.2019.07.007. Epub 2019 Jul 27.
PMID: 31362201 No abstract available.

NAFLD and liver transplantation: Disease burden, current management and future challenges.
Burra P, Becchetti C, Germani G.
JHEP Rep. 2020 Oct 9;2(6):100192. doi: 10.1016/j.jhepr.2020.100192. eCollection 2020 Dec.
PMID: 33163950 Free PMC article. Review.

Biodegradable Biliary Stents for Percutaneous Treatment of Post-liver Transplantation Refractory Benign Biliary Anastomotic Strictures.
Battistel M, Senzolo M, Ferrarese A, Lupi A, Cillo U, Boccagni P, Zanus G, Stramare R, Quaia E, Burra P, Barbiero G.
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2020 May;43(5):749-755. doi: 10.1007/s00270-020-02442-4. Epub 2020 Mar 4.
PMID: 32133551

Effects of Antirejection Drugs on Innate Immune Cells After Kidney Transplantation.
Zaza G, Leventhal J, Signorini L, Gambaro G, Cravedi P.
Front Immunol. 2019 Dec 19;10:2978. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.02978. eCollection 2019.
PMID: 31921213 Free PMC article. Review.

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the heart transplant population: a single-centre experience.
Caraffa R, Bagozzi L, Fiocco A, Bifulco O, Nadali M, Ponzoni M, Carrozzini M, Toscano G, Fraiese AP, Metra M, Lombardi CM, Serafini F, Ribola A, Jorgji V, Bottio T, Gerosa G.
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2020 Nov 1;58(5):899-906. doi: 10.1093/ejcts/ezaa323.
PMID: 33084868

Development and Validation of a Comprehensive Model to Estimate Early Allograft Failure Among Patients Requiring Early Liver Retransplant.
Avolio AW, Franco A, Schlegel A, Lai Q, Meli S, Burra P, Patrono D, Ravaioli M, Bassi D, Ferla F, Pagano D, Violi P, Camagni S, Dondossola D, Montalti R, Alrawashdeh W, Vitale A, Teofili L, Spoletini G, Magistri P, Bongini M, Rossi M, Mazzaferro V, Di Benedetto F, Hammond J, Vivarelli M, Agnes S, Colledan M, Carraro A, Cescon M, De Carlis L, Caccamo L, Gruttadauria S, Muiesan P, Cillo U, Romagnoli R, De Simone P.
JAMA Surg. 2020 Oct 28:e204095. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2020.4095. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 33112390

Kidney transplantation from living donor with monolateral renal artery fibromuscular dysplasia using a cryopreserved iliac graft for arterial reconstruction: a case report and review of the literature.
Nguefouet Momo RE, Donato P, Ugolini G, Nacchia F, Mezzetto L, Veraldi GF, Marletta S, Cavallo E, Eccher A, Giambanco A, Cenzi D, Boschiero L.
BMC Nephrol. 2020 Oct 28;21(1):451. doi: 10.1186/s12882-020-02097-w.
PMID: 33115426 Free PMC article.

Posttransplant Management of Recipients Undergoing Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Working Group Report From the ILTS Transplant Oncology Consensus Conference.
Berenguer M, Burra P, Ghobrial M, Hibi T, Metselaar H, Sapisochin G, Bhoori S, Kwan Man N, Mas V, Ohira M, Sangro B, van der Laan LJW.
Transplantation. 2020 Jun;104(6):1143-1149. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000003196.
PMID: 32217940 Review.

Early circulatory complications in liver transplant patients.
Feltracco P, Barbieri S, Carollo C, Bortolato A, Michieletto E, Bertacco A, Gringeri E, Cillo U.
Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2019 Oct;33(4):219-230. doi: 10.1016/j.trre.2019.06.005. Epub 2019 Jul 8.
PMID: 31327573 Review. No abstract available.

Evidence-based practice: Guidance for using everolimus in combination with low-exposure calcineurin inhibitors as initial immunosuppression in kidney transplant patients.
Pascual J, Berger SP, Chadban SJ, Citterio F, Kamar N, Hesselink DA, Legendre C, Eisenberger U, Oppenheimer F, Russ GR, Sommerer C, Rigotti P, Srinivas TR, Watarai Y, Henry ML, Vincenti F, Tedesco-Silva H.
Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2019 Oct;33(4):191-199. doi: 10.1016/j.trre.2019.07.001. Epub 2019 Jul 23.
PMID: 31377099 Review.

The Intention-to-Treat Effect of Bridging Treatments in the Setting of Milan Criteria-In Patients Waiting for Liver Transplantation.
Lai Q, Vitale A, Iesari S, Finkenstedt A, Mennini G, Onali S, Hoppe-Lotichius M, Manzia TM, Nicolini D, Avolio AW, Mrzljak A, Kocman B, Agnes S, Vivarelli M, Tisone G, Otto G, Tsochatzis E, Rossi M, Viveiros A, Ciccarelli O, Cillo U, Lerut J; European Hepatocellular Cancer Liver Transplant Study Group.
Liver Transpl. 2019 Jul;25(7):1023-1033. doi: 10.1002/lt.25492.
PMID: 31087772 Clinical Trial.

Bullous pemphigoid and renal graft rejection: is there a causative link?
Sartor E, Sernicola A, Silvestre C, Neri F, Alaibac M.
Eur J Dermatol. 2020 Aug 20. doi: 10.1684/ejd.2020.3837. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 32815815 No abstract available.

Management of Thyroid Nodules in Deceased Donors With Comparison Between Fine Needle Aspiration and Intraoperative Frozen Section in the Setting of Transplantation.
Eccher A, Girolami I, D'Errico A, Zaza G, Carraro A, Montin U, Boggi U, Scarpa A, Brunelli M, Martignoni G, Segev D, Rossi ED, Pantanowitz L.
Prog Transplant. 2019 Dec;29(4):316-320. doi: 10.1177/1526924819873898.
PMID: 31711391 Clinical Trial.

Is heart transplantation a real option in patients with Duchenne syndrome? Inferences from a case report.
Piperata A, Bottio T, Toscano G, Avesani M, Vianello A, Gerosa G.
ESC Heart Fail. 2020 Aug 1. doi: 10.1002/ehf2.12905. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 32738034

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. 2019 May;33(5):e13335. doi: 10.1111/ctr.13335.
PMID: 29935045 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

COVID-19 in kidney transplant recipients.
Gandolfini I, Delsante M, Fiaccadori E, Zaza G, Manenti L, Degli Antoni A, Peruzzi L, Riella LV, Cravedi P, Maggiore U.
Am J Transplant. 2020 Jul;20(7):1941-1943. doi: 10.1111/ajt.15891. Epub 2020 Apr 12.
PMID: 32233067 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Machine perfusions in liver transplantation: The evidence-based position paper of the italian society of organ and tissue transplantation.
Ghinolfi D, Lai Q, Dondossola D, De Carlis R, Zanierato M, Patrono D, Baroni S, Bassi D, Ferla F, Lauterio A, Lazzeri C, Magistri P, Melandro F, Pagano D, Pezzati D, Ravaioli M, Rreka E, Toti L, Zanella A, Burra P, Petta S, Rossi M, Dutkowski P, Jassem W, Muiesan P, Quintini C, Selzner M, Cillo U.
Liver Transpl. 2020 Jun 10. doi: 10.1002/lt.25817. [Epub ahead of print]

Donor-transmitted cancer in kidney transplant recipients: a systematic review.
Eccher A, Girolami I, Motter JD, Marletta S, Gambaro G, Momo REN, Nacchia F, Donato P, Boschiero L, Boggi U, Lombardini L, Cardillo M, D'Errico A, Neil D, Segev DL, Zaza G.
J Nephrol. 2020 Jun 13. doi: 10.1007/s40620-020-00775-4. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 32535833 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Everolimus for BKV nephropathy in kidney transplant recipients: a prospective, controlled study.
Bussalino E, Marsano L, Parodi A, Russo R, Massarino F, Ravera M, Gaggero G, Fontana I, Garibotto G, Zaza G, Stallone G, Paoletti E.
J Nephrol. 2020 Jun 12. doi: 10.1007/s40620-020-00777-2. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 32533451 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Is Lobar Size Reduction a Safe and Value Procedure Compared to Standard Lung Transplantation? A Cohort Study with Propensity Score.
Schiavon M, Mendogni P, Faccioli E, Pieropan S, Braccioni F, Lorenzoni G, Gregori D, Mazzucco A, Comacchio GM, Rosso L, Mammana M, Dell'Amore A, Nosotti M, Rea F.
J Heart Lung Transplant. 2020 Apr;39(4S):S386-S387. doi: 10.1016/j.healun.2020.01.502. Epub 2020 Mar 30.
PMID: 32465591 [PubMed - in process]

COVID-19 and kidney transplantation: an Italian Survey and Consensus.
Vistoli F, Furian L, Maggiore U, Caldara R, Cantaluppi V, Ferraresso M, Zaza G, Cardillo M, Biancofiore G, Menichetti F, Russo A, Turillazzi E, Di Paolo M, Grandaliano G, Boggi U; Italian National Kidney Transplantation Network; the Joint Committee of the Italian Society of Organ Transplantation and the Italian Society of Nephrology.
J Nephrol. 2020 Jun 3. doi: 10.1007/s40620-020-00755-8. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 32495231 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Cholangiocarcinoma as an Indication for Liver Transplantation in the Era of Transplant Oncology.
Gringeri E, Gambato M, Sapisochin G, Ivanics T, Lynch EN, Mescoli C, Burra P, Cillo U, Russo FP.
J Clin Med. 2020 May 5;9(5). pii: E1353. doi: 10.3390/jcm9051353. Review.
PMID: 32380750 [PubMed] Free Article

Preliminary Analysis of the Impact of COVID-19 Outbreak on Italian Liver Transplant Programs.
Agnes S, Andorno E, Avolio AW, Baccarani U, Carraro A, Cescon M, Cillo U, Colledan M, De Carlis L, De Simone P, De Ville De Goyet J, Di Benedetto F, Ettorre GM, Gringeri E, Gruttadauria S, Lupo LG, Mazzaferro V, Regalia E, Romagnoli R, Rossi GE, Rossi M, Spada M, Tisone G, Vennarecci G, Vivarelli M, Zamboni F, Boggi U.
Liver Transpl. 2020 May 6. doi: 10.1002/lt.25790. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 32378325 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Very Early Introduction of Everolimus in De Novo Liver Transplantation: Results of a Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized Trial.
Cillo U, Saracino L, Vitale A, Bertacco A, Salizzoni M, Lupo F, Colledan M, Corno V, Rossi G, Reggiani P, Baccarani U, Bresàdola V, De Carlis L, Mangoni I, Ramirez Morales R, Agnes S, Nure E.
Liver Transpl. 2019 Feb;25(2):242-251.

Identification of an Upper Limit of Tumor Burden for Downstaging in Candidates with Hepatocellular Cancer Waiting for Liver Transplantation: A West-East Collaborative Effort.
Lai Q, Vitale A, Halazun K, Iesari S, Viveiros A, Bhangui P, Mennini G, Wong T, Uemoto S, Lin CC, Mittler J, Ikegami T, Zhe Y, Zheng SS, Soejima Y, Hoppe-Lotichius M, Chen CL, Kaido T, Lo CM, Rossi M, Soin AS, Finkenstedt A, Emond JC, Cillo U, Lerut J.
Cancers (Basel). 2020 Feb 14;12(2). pii: E452. doi: 10.3390/cancers12020452.
PMID: 32075133 [PubMed] Free Article

Treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma in the Precision Medicine era: from treatment stage migration to therapeutic hierarchy.
Vitale A, Trevisani F, Farinati F, Cillo U.
Hepatology. 2020 Feb 16. doi: 10.1002/hep.31187. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
PMID: 32064645 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]


Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma after successful treatment of macrovascular invasion.
Assalino M, Terraz S, Grat M, Lai Q, Vachharajani N, Gringeri E, Bongini MA, Kulik L, Tabrizian P, Agopian V, Mehta N, Brustia R, Vitali GC, Andres A, Berney T, Mazzaferro V, Compagnon P, Majno P, Cillo U, Chapman W, Zieniewicz K, Scatton O, Toso C.
Transpl Int. 2020 Jan 28.

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Kidney Transplant Recipients and Timing of Treatment With TURP: Impact on Renal Graft Survival and Function.
Neri F, Di Bella C, Leone S, Bencini G, Silvestre C, Tuci F, Rigotti P, Furian L.
Transplant Proc. 2019 Nov;51(9):2921-2926. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2019.02.072. Epub 2019 Oct 15.

Acute rejection in kidney transplantation and the evaluation of associated polymorphisms (SNPs): the importance of sample size.
Neri A, Scalzotto E, Corradi V, Caprara C, Salin A, Cannone M, De Cal M, Romano G, Tulissi P, Cussigh AR, Montanaro D, Frigo A, Giavarina D, Chiaramonte S, Ronco C.
Diagnosis (Berl). 2019 Aug 27;6(3):287-295.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31514475
New Perspectives in Liver Transplantation: From Regeneration to Bioengineering.
Bizzaro D, Russo FP, Burra P.
Bioengineering (Basel). 2019 Sep 11;6(3). pii: E81. doi: 10.3390/bioengineering6030081. Review.


Pre-implantation kidney biopsy: value of the expertise in determining histological score and comparison with the whole organ on a series of discarded kidneys.
Girolami I, Gambaro G, Ghimenton C, Beccari S, Caliò A, Brunelli M, Novelli L, Boggi U, Campani D, Zaza G, Boschiero L, López JI, Martignoni G, D'Errico A, Segev D, Neil D, Eccher A.J Nephrol. 2019 Aug 30

Summary of Spanish recommendations on Intensive Care to facilitate organ donation

The concept of therapeutic hierarchy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: a multicenter cohort study.
Vitale A, Farinati F, Pawlik TM, Frigo AC, Giannini EG, Napoli L, Ciccarese F, Rapaccini GL, Di Marco M, Caturelli E, Zoli M, Borzio F, Sacco R, Cabibbo G, Virdone R, Marra F, Felder M, Morisco F, Benvegnù L, Gasbarrini A, Svegliati-Baroni G, Foschi FG, Missale G, Masotto A, Nardone G, Colecchia A, Bernardi M, Trevisani F, Cillo U.
Liver Int. 2019 May 27. doi: 10.1111/liv.14154. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 31131974 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

The ILTS Consensus Conference on NAFLD/NASH and Liver Transplantation: Setting the Stage.
Burra P, Berenguer M, Pomfret E.
Transplantation. 2019 Jan;103(1):19-21. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002507. No abstract available.
PMID: 30365465 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Management of Recurrent and De Novo NAFLD/NASH After Liver Transplantation.
Germani G, Laryea M, Rubbia-Brandt L, Egawa H, Burra P, OʼGrady J, Watt KD.
Transplantation. 2019 Jan;103(1):57-67. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000002485. Review.
PMID: 30335694 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Long-term care of transplant recipients: de novo neoplasms after liver transplantation.
Burra P, Shalaby S, Zanetto A.
Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2018 Apr;23(2):187-195. doi: 10.1097/MOT.0000000000000499. Review.
PMID: 29324517 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

The intention-to-treat effect of bridging treatments in the setting of Milan Criteria-IN patients waiting for liver transplantation.
Lai Q, Vitale A, Iesari S, Finkenstedt A, Mennini G, Onali S, Hoppe-Lotichius M, Manzia TM, Nicolini D, Avolio AW, Mrzljak A, Kocman B, Agnes S, Vivarelli M, Tisone G, Otto G, Tsochatzis E, Rossi M, Viveiros A, Ciccarelli O, Cillo U, Lerut J; European Hepatocellular Cancer Liver Transplant Study Group.
Liver Transpl. 2019 May 14. doi: 10.1002/lt.25492. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 31087772 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

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